Western Ottawa Community Resource Centre

Site: Kanata - MacNeil Crt

Service: Early ON Child and Family Centre of Kanata and West Carleton

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Names
Former Name Community Resource Centre of Goulbourn, Kanata and West Carleton
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Kanata
Address & Map
2 MacNeil Court
Kanata, ON K2L 4H7
 
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Intersection Castlefrank Rd and Hazeldean Rd
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Free parking
Description and Services
Description (Service) Place where parents and caregivers can get answers to questions, information about programs and services that are available for young children, and an opportunity to talk to early years professionals, as well as other parents and caregivers in the community. 
 
* early learning programs for parents and their children 
* parenting programs that support parents and caregivers of young children in all aspects of early child development 
* information and referral for new parents about pregnancy and parenting and other related topics 
* parent education 
* school-readiness focus 
 
* Satellite office in Kanata with one satellite, Katimavik Preschool Resource Centre (operated by Carleton Roman Catholic Child Care Corporation), and outreach locations in Carp and Bridlewood. Services include community drop-ins for parents, caregivers and their children, ages 0-6 years. Weekly drop-ins, including: Francophone drop-ins * Story time * Baby and Me Program * registered programming as well as Monday evening programming.
Hours Centre Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm, call for hours and locations
Areas Served Ottawa (City of)
Boundaries Kanata and West Carleton
Eligibility Ages: 6 year(s) and under 
 
For children 6 years and under, including children with special needs, and their parents and caregivers. Although the focus is on the early years, the Centre may have some information about services and programs for children older than 6.
Application Call for more information, drop-in or visit our website. 
 
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Languages English ; French - Designated Agency under the French Language Services Act
Fees None
Service Categories Children's Play Groups ; Early Childhood Family Centres ; Early Literacy Development Programs ; Family Life Education ; Outreach Programs ~ Parents ; Special Libraries ~ Parenting Issues ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Developmental Issues ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Parenting Issues ; Toys/Toy Loan
Waiting List No
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-591-3686
TTY Phone 613-591-0484
Fax 613-591-2501
E-Mail EarlyONyva@wocrc.ca
Website www.wocrc.ca
Primary Contact Mia Doré, Team Manager; Phone: 613-591-3686 ext 238; Email: mdore@wocrc.ca
Alternate Contact Cristina DiTomaso, Senior Manager, Community Services; Phone: 613-591-3686 ext 313; Email: ditomaso@wocrc.ca
Primary Executive Melody Paruboczy, Executive Director; Phone: 613-591-3686 ext 223; Email: paruboczy@wocrc.ca
Other Details
Established 1986; Program: 2002
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Education ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 128219201 RR0001
Elections The Board of Directors is elected.
Print Material Pamphlets * resource library
Resources Parent resources * workshops * playgroup support * special events * website
Accreditation Yes, Building Healthier Organization (BHO) * Member of the Association of Ontario Health Centres * Member of the Ontario Community Support Association

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