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EarlyON Child and Family Centres

EarlyON Child and Family Centres provide programming for children and families.  We offer a range of services and resources where you can:

  • join fun activities such as storytelling, arts, science, sing-alongs and games
  • get advice from professionals trained in early childhood development
  • find out about other family services in your community
  • connect with other families with young children

For more service information please read our Early Learning and Care Unit EarlyON Information Sheet.  

Find us on Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/REACHEarlyON for program updates, activity ideas, circle time videos, stories, and more.

Do  you have concerns about your child’s development?
Call us at 1-866-463-2759 and visit the Early Years Check-In tool HERE.

Do  you have concerns about your child’s speech and language?
Call Lansdowne Children’s Centre at 519-723-3153 ext. 507 or complete the on-line referral HERE.

Call us at 1-866-463-2759 or email earlyon@hnreach.on.ca with any questions or concerns regarding H-N REACH EarlyON programming.

April Indoor Programs

LocationMondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturday
Caledonia
282 Argyle St. South
Unit 4
Play & Learn
9:00-12:00
(*Except Apr. 1*)
Baby Play
9:30-11:30
1:00-3:00
Play & Learn
9:00-12:00
1:00-3:00
5:30-7:30
Play & Learn
9:00-12:00
1:00-3:00

Play & Learn
9:00-12:00​

Play & Learn
9:30-11:30
(Apr. 27 Only)
Cayuga
J.L. Mitchener School
60 Munsee St. South
Play & Learn
9:30-11:30
(*Except Apr. 1*)
 Play & Learn
9:30-11:30
   
Delhi
Delhi United Church
105 Church St. West
Play & Learn
9:30-11:30
(*Except Apr. 1*)
  Play & Learn
9:30-11:30
  
Dunnville
Mapleview Elementary School
223 Fairview Ave. West
 Play & Learn
8:30-11:30
Play & Learn
​8:30-11:30
Baby Play
8:30-11:30
Play & Learn
6:00-7:30
 

Play & Learn
9:30-11:30
(Apr. 13 Only)

Houghton
Houghton Public School
505 Fairground Side Rd.
Play & Learn
9:00-12:00
(*Except Apr. 1*)
Play & Learn
9:00-12:00
Play & Learn
9:00-12:00
   
Jarvis
Jarvis Community Church
19 Church St. 
   Play & Learn
9:30-11:30
  
Langton
Sacred Heart Elementary School
26 Albert St.
  Play & Learn
9:30-11:30
   
Port Dover
Lakewood Elementary School
713 St. George St.
Play & Learn
9:30-12:30
(*Except Apr. 1*)
 Play & Learn
9:30-12:30
   
Port Rowan
St. John's Anglican Church
46 Front Rd.
   

Play & Learn
9:30-11:30

  
Simcoe
12 Colborne St. North

Play & Learn
9:00-12:00
(*Except Apr. 1*)

Play & Learn
9:00-12:00
5:30-7:30
Baby Play
9:00-12:00
Play & Learn
9:00-12:00

Play & Learn
9:00-12:00

Play & Learn
9:30-11:30
(Apr. 6 & 20 Only)
Waterford
135 Maint St. South
Play & Learn
9:30-11:30
(*Except Apr. 1*)
Play & Learn
9:30-11:30
    

Well Baby with a Public Health Nurse
Parents and caregivers of babies ages 0-18 months attend a Baby Play program to get support with breastfeeding, growth and development, maternal health, and more from a Public Health Nurse.  Drop-in during Baby Play programs in;
9:30-11:30 am
Caledonia:
Tuesday Apr. 2, 9, 16, 23, & 30
Dunnville: Thursday Apr. 4 & 18
Simcoe: Wednesday Apr. 3, 10, 17, & 24

Moo To You Drop-In
Join us during Play & Learn for a special interactive visit from a dairy farm educator.  
Jarvis: Apr. 4
Simcoe: Apr. 8
Dunnville: Apr. 9
Port Rowan: Apr. 11
Houghton: Apr. 15
Cayuga: Apr. 17
Waterford: Apr. 23
Langton: Apr. 24
Caledonia: Apr. 26
Delhi: May 2

Virtual Circle Time
Engage in songs, stories, and rhymes on Zoom.  Email earlyon@hnreach.on.ca for the login information. 
Tuesday to Thursday 9:00-9:20 AM

Sensory Sensations
*Pre-Registration is recommended, email earlyon@hnreach.on.ca with names and phone number to register*
Join us during afternoon Play & Learn to engage your senses through exploration and play.  
1:00 PM
Caledonia EarlyON

April 11 & 25

Infant Mother Goose
*Pre-Registration is required, email earlyon@hnreach.on.ca with names and phone number to register*
Parents/Caregivers and their infants aged 0-12 months come together weekly for 5 sessions for conversations, songs, & rhymes.   
 Mondays starting Apr. 15
Caledonia: 1:30 PM
Simcoe: 2:00 PM *Located off site*

Simcoe Sensory & Snack
*Pre-Registration is required, email earlyon@hnreach.on.ca with names and phone number to register*
Join us for sensory exploration during evening Play & Learn and enjoy a snack together.  
Apr. 2, 9, 16, 23 & 30
Simcoe: 6:00-7:00 PM

Nature Explorers
*Pre-Registration is required, email earlyon@hnreach.on.ca with names and phone number to register and receive park location*
Join us as we explore the changing season outdoors while developing our physical literacy skills
Thursdays 1:30 PM 
Selkirk: Apr. 4
Fisherville: Apr.18

Mommy & Me
*Pre-Registration is required, email earlyon@hnreach.on.ca with names and phone number to register*
Join us at 269 Metcalfe St. Simcoe for a breakfast snack and time to grow and learn together through play. 
9:00-11:00 AM 
Apr. 30

Dunnville Sensory Saturday
*Pre-Registration is recommended, email earlyon@hnreach.on.ca with names and phone number to register*
Join us for sensory exploration during weekend Play & Learn
 Saturday Apr. 13
Dunnville: 9:30-11:30 AM
Program Descriptions;
Play & Learn: Child-led and a play-based approach to support healthy child development while engaging children and their parents or cargivers.  Sensory experiences, songs, rhymes and stories are provided for continued childhood growth.  Open to children ages 0-6 years old and their families. 
Baby Play: Families with children aged 0-18 months can play, learn and explore.  Parents and caregivers can ask questions related to feeding, growth and development, and community resources.  

The H-N REACH EarlyON Team has developed a variety of newsletters filled with valuable child development information, activity ideas, resources, recipes and more.  This season the H-N REACH EarlyON team has highlighted the following newsletters; 

The full list of avaiable newsletters can be found HERE, email earlyon@hnreach.on.ca to request any of the newsletters via email.  

The Agency endeavours to provide a Scent-Free environment for the safety and comfort of all. Please refrain from the use of scented products when attending any of our sites and/or programs.
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