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Play is a means to early learning that capitalizes on children's natural curiosity and enthusiasm.
Children learn from the day they are born and thrive through everyday experiences and healthy relationships.
Our administrative office is located at Brass Bell Family Resource Centre in Dorion, Ontario, in the Dorion Public School, and provides services across the region with Best Start Centres in the communities of: Dorion, Red Rock, Nipigon, Schreiber, Terrace Bay and Manitouwadge along with a Canada Prenatal Nutrition Program in Marathon and a licensed Child Care Centre in Nipigon.
Best Start Centres are a great place for you and your child to spend time. The environment, programs and activities encourage and enhance parent/child relationships, promote early learning and development and provide an opportunity for people to meet and socialize with other families.
- Early Learning & Literacy Programs
- Information and Support for New Parents
- Parenting Programs
- Community Action Program for Children (CAPC)
- Canada Prenatal Nutrition Program (CPNP)
- Development Screening (18 months +)
- Licensed Child Care
The Good Food Box is a fresh food distribution system that aims to increase access to healthy affordable food for those in need. The program aids in the reduction of food insecurity in order to build healthy communities.
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