Brant Family and Children's Services

Site: Brantford - Tenth Ave - Bellview-Joseph Brant School

Service: Best Start Early Learning and Parenting Centre

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Record #: SIM4525 Last Full Update: 05 May 2015
Location, Telephone & Internet
Office Phone519-752-6041
Site LocationBellview-Joseph Brant school
Located In CommunityBrantford
Address & Map
Bellview-Joseph Brant School
97 Tenth Ave
Brantford, ON
IntersectionTenth Ave and Division St
Contact Information
Primary ContactRobyn Berardi, Child Development Worker, Brant Family and Children's Services
Alternate ContactSarah Robertson, Manager, Child Development Unit, Brant Family and Children's Services; Phone: 519-753-8681 ext 360; Fax: 519-751-2052
Volunteer CoordinatorDebra Ward, Volunteer Co-ordinator, Brant Family and Children's Services; Phone: 519-753-8681 ext 382
Mailing AddressPO Box 774 
Brantford, ON N3T 5R7
Description & Services
Description (Service)Free drop-in interactive centre for caregivers/parents and children 0-6 years of age, as well as expectant parents. Staffed by an Early Childhood Educator who models for and supports parents. Variety of developmentally appropriate activities and learning centres for the children are planned.  
* This program is a partnership between the Brant Family and Children's Services, Grand Erie District School Board and the City of Brantford Child Care Services  
* Brant County Health Unit operates a "Family Drop-in Centre" program during the Wed morning session 
* Brant Family and Children's Services is part of the Brantford-Brant Best Start Network
HoursMon & Wed from 9 am-11:30 am 
Tue at Slovak Village 1 pm- 2:30 pm 
Areas ServedBrant County ; Brantford
EligibilityAges: 6 year(s) and under 
Infants, toddlers, children, adults, men and women
ApplicationNo application required * Drop-in
FeesNone - All drop-in programs and parenting workshops are free.
AccessibilityFully Accessible
Service CategoriesDrop In Centres ; Early Childhood Family Centres ; Family Life Education ; Parent/Child Activity Groups ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Parenting Issues