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Childreach : the early years last a lifetime
Childreach provides play-based learning programs for children from birth to six years and their families and support for parents, informal caregivers and licensed child care providers in home-based programs and Early Childhood Educators in child care centres.
Childreach Centre: 519-434-3644.
This site has interesting links, an events listing, and forums to visit.
Middlesex-London Health Unit : creating a healthy community ... together!
The MLHU's homepage has an index to information and web site links on a large range of subjects such as breastfeeding, child safety, and immunization -- to name just a few.
New Parent Resource Guide - 0 to 6 years
This guide has names, addresses, phone numbers, and web sites for topics such as breastfeeding, feeding & first foods, child care, help & support, holistic care, programs & activities, safety, and special needs. Text can be displayed in 8 other languages besides English. Search the province or region (South West Ontario) or city (London, St. Thomas, Goderich, Stratford, and Woodstock).
Ontario Early Years
The OEY Centres promote early learning & literacy for parents and any children up to the age of 6. They also provide community information and assistance with parenting skills. All programs and services are free. Call a centre near you in London:
OEYC-London West: 519-473-2825
OEYC-London Fanshawe: 519-455-2791
OEYC-London North: 519-434-3644
Thames Valley Children's Centre
Thames Valley Children's Centre is the regional rehabilitation centre for children with physical disabilities, communication disorders, and developmental needs. Information sections include About Disabilities, Family Resources, News & Events, and Referrals. 519-685-8680
tykeTALK : talking starts early
tykeTALK provides speech & language services for children up to school age throughout London-Middlesex, Oxford & Elgin Counties. They offer workshops & information sessions. Their web site has a useful language development checklist. Call them if you have any questions about your child's language development. 519-663-0273.
This Rogers Publishing group site has message boards, blogs, recipes, and interesting articles.
FamilyInfo.ca : "your first step for your early years information needs"
This site provides parents, caregivers and service providers with web site links to programs, services & resources in the London and Middlesex area for children aged 0-6 years.