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Kingston Community Health Centres

Site: Kingston - Weller Ave

Service: School Readiness Programs

Alternate Name CV19 ; KCHC ; Kingston CHC ; OCR
Former Name Better Beginnings for Kingston Children
Location & Accessibility
Site Location North Kingston * programs offered at Frontenac Public School, JG Simcoe Public School and Rideau Heights Public School
Located In Community Kingston
Address & Map
263 Weller Ave, Unit 4
Kingston, ON K7K 2V4
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Intersection Compton St and Weller Ave
Bus Route Notes Kingston Transit Trip Planner
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Free parking
Description and Services
Description (Service) COVID-19 (26 Mar 2020): Due to COVID19, programming is postponed until further notice. 
Prepares children for kindergarten during the year before they enter start school * provides activities to help improve children's success at school * children attend local schools and participate in a program which is structured similar to kindergarten 
Program sites: Katarokwi Learning Centre, 38 Cowdy St (licensed for 14 children) * Rideau Heights Public School (licensed for 14 children) * JG Simcoe Public School (licensed for 14 children)
Hours Administration Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm * In-school programs run Sep-Jun * Summer program offered in Jul-Aug
Areas Served Kingston
Boundaries North Kingston -- Princess St (South) to Highway 401 (North) * Leroy Grant Dr (East) to the Cataraqui River (West)
Eligibility Ages: 3 year(s) - 4 year(s) 
Children a year before they start Kindergarten who live in the KCHC catchment area
Application Call 613-542-2835 ext 4228 or visit to register
Languages English
Fees None
Service Categories Preschools ; School Readiness Programs
Contact Information
Office Phone Katarokwi Learning Centre 613-542-2835 ext 4211 ; Rideau Heights Public School 613-453-6844
Primary Contact Michele Cole, School Readiness Worker; Email:
Other Details
Established 2006
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health * Ministry of Long-Term Care
Print Material Brochure
Resources Website
Accreditation No

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