Licensed Programs Information Sheet

Licensed Programs Information Sheet Welcome to our licensed programs. We are looking forward to having your child in our centre and getting to know you too! The following information will provide an overview of some topics while your child is in the program.  Illnesses/Absences If your child is ill or will be absent from the day’s program, please let us know at 905-849-6366. Parents are required to keep their child at home if they display any of the following symptoms: Fever (anything over 98.6) Diarrhea/Vomiting Rash (undiagnosed) Communicable disease Cough (persistent) Head lice Covid-19...

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Forest and Nature Progams

Forest and Nature Programs We are thrilled to provide opportunities for children to access the many benefits of outdoor learning and nature immersion. Fresh air, exercise and time spent in nature not only builds a deep connection to and sense of care for our natural world, but also provides many physical and mental health benefits. Forest and Nature programs at OPCC follow the guiding principles of Forest and Nature schools in Canada, as outlined by the Child and Nature Alliance of Canada. We begin each session by provoking curiosity about the natural world through sharing artifacts or stories,...

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Welcome Home

Welcome Home Oakville Parent-Child Centre is pleased to announce our new Welcome Home program that offers newcomers and their families the opportunity to come together and make new connections while settling into their communities. The main goal of the Welcome Home Program is to make space for newcomer families where they feel valued. Through this project families will be able to share their stories and lived experiences, have their strengths and contributions valued and validated, which ultimately will ensure that these families feel a sense of connection and belonging. Within an environment...

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Parenting Programs

Parenting Programs With helpful resources for parents, parents-to-be and caregivers, OPCC is a great source for family support. Access a range of free programs, from informative webinars to our weekly Parent Chat that brings community members together to learn and grow. Check back often to see what's available and be sure to follow our Facebook page for ongoing resources, including articles, local events and fun activities to do with the kids. Register Now

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