Service: Centre pour l'enfant et la famille ON y va - Grandir ensemble
|Record #: OCR2848||Last Full Update: 11 May 2020|
|Alternate Name||CV19 ; Le Carrousel et le ON y va- Centre pour l'enfant et la famille ; OCR|
|Former Name||ASPOC / Association des services préscolaires et parascolaires d'Ottawa-Carleton|
|Location & Accessibility|
|Located In Community||Ottawa|
|Address & Map||
363 Coventry Rd, Suite 110
Ottawa, ON K1K 2C5
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|Intersection||Belfast Rd and Lola St|
|Bus Route Notes||OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable|
|Physical Access||Fully Accessible|
|Description and Services|
|Description (Service)||COVID-19 (5 Jun 2020): for the duration of the pandemic, the Center offers various online services such as live activities by videoconference. Center staff are also available on-line as needed. To keep up to date with activities or to contact support services, telephone 613 789-3020, extension 238 or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Visit the website for the up-to-date schedule of activities.
Offers playgroups, workshops, drop in daycare, resources, early intervention and family support
Playgroups : A facilitator-educator offers a variety of activities to promote children's overall development and socialization (crafts, games, songs, etc). Interactive workshops on various topics are also regularly offered during the playgroups. Offered at Le Carrousel, 431 St-Laurent Blvd; École Jean-Robert-Gauthier, 651 Chapman Mills pr.
Drop-in daycare: Available at 431 St Laurent Blvd. Ratio of one educator for five students, with a maximum of 15 children at a time.
Early intervention services and family support: available through all the City of Ottawa. The service includes a home visit, coaching, support to strengthen parental skills, distribution of other resources' pamphlets, referrals to many community services and professionals, and loans of toys, books/CDs and educational material for children. Principally aimed at families with young children and/or newcomers to Canada.
Workshops: Offered to parents, caregivers and professionals. These workshops focus on the daily challenges that may face parents and caregivers in the education of young children. It deals with discipline, parenting style or the overall development of children.
|Hours||COVID19: Administration and early intervention for family support: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4 pm * Virtual activities: irregular, call or visit the website
|Eligibility||Ages: 6 year(s) and under
Playgroups: francophone children 6 years and under, accompanied by an adult
Family resource and support worker: for French-speaking or exogamous families with children aged 6 and under
|Application||Playgroups: consult the collection of activities and Francophone playgroups on the website (www.grandirensemble.ca), or call 613-789-3020 ext. 231 for more information
For the workshop schedule, consult the collection of Francophone activities and play groups available on the website or call 613-789-3020 ext. 231 for information.
Family resource and support worker: call 613-789-3020 ext. 235 for more information
|Languages||French - Designated Agency under the French Language Services Act|
|Fees||Service - Drop-in daycare is $28 for three and a half hours (2020) ; None - Playgroups, workshops, intervention services, family support, Parenting in Ottawa Drop-Ins ; None, all services are free. * Fee assistance available for anyone ; assistance is provided by the City of Ottawa.|
|Service Categories||Children's Play Groups ~ Francophone Community ; Extended Child Care ~ Francophone Community ; Family Child Care Homes ~ Francophone Community ; Parenting Materials ~ Francophone Community|
|Office Phone||613-789-3020 ext 238|
|Toll Free Phone||Ontario only 1-800-981-8383|
|Primary Contact||Louise Albert, Manager; Phone: 613-789-3020 ext 238; Email: email@example.com|
|Alternate Contact||Anne-Marie Guévin, Coordination Assistant; Phone: 613-789-3020 ext 231; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Primary Executive||Sylvie Tourigny, Chief Executive Officer; Phone: 613-789-3020 ext 246; Email: email@example.com|
|Funding||City / Town - City of Ottawa ; Provincial - Ministry of Education ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 129370573 RR0001|
|Elections||The Board of Directors is elected.|
|Print Material||Magazine "L'Envol" * collection of Francophone activities and play groups offered in Ottawa, Weekly newsletter.|
|Resources||Website, Family library resource|