Follow our new Facebook Page @EarlyONatYMCANiagara for tips and resources, how-to videos on how to get creative with your little ones and details about how to participate in our free, high-quality programs for families and children from birth to 6 years old. We have four locations in St. Catharines and Thorold but right now all our programs and services are offered virtually.
If you follow our new Facebook Page @EarlyONatYMCANiagara before January 31 you will be entered into a draw to win an EarlyON Travel Mug!
Our YMCA EarlyON Child and Family Centres are currently closed in alignment with provincial legislation and efforts to promote public safety and support physical distancing in response to the COVID 19 pandemic.
EarlyON Program Facilitators continue to provide services for children, parents and caregivers virtually. We are able to support you, answer questions and provide resources by telephone, email and through our social media posts on Facebook and Twitter.
Parents and caregivers may also sign up for interactive sessions offered online such as Weekly Circle Time, Bedtime Story Sessions and Parent Education Workshops.
Are places where parents, caregivers and children build strong relationships with each other and connect with other families and EarlyON professionals
Offer a variety of programs and services that meet the unique needs of children and families in an inclusive environment
Provide resources and workshops with up-to-date information for all stages of your family life, from preconception and prenatal care, to nutrition, toilet training, toddler curiosity, and early school experiences
Are funded by the Ontario Ministry of Education through Niagara Region Children Services