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On January 1st, 2018, Best Start Hubs started the transition to become EarlyON Child and Family Centres. But don't worry, they will still offer the high quality, free and family-friendly services that families know and love.

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Upcoming Special Events

  • 17
    NOV 2018
    Santa Claus Parade.

    The Sudbury Santa Claus Parade is happening next weekend, on Saturday, November 17th. Use the below maps to help plan where you will watch the parade as well as where you will park. The parade is to start at 5:30pm. The Fireworks will be happening BEFORE the parade. Fireworks are expected to start at 5:15pm from the All Nations Church Area. https://www.facebook.com/Sudbury-Santa-Claus-Parade-131664920266761

     

  • 24
    NOV 2018
    Copper Cliff Annual Tree Lighting.

    Join us November 24th at the Copper Cliff Museum for the Annual Tree Lighting!! Organized and run by the wonderful folks of the Copper Cliff CAN, it promises to be a lovely event yet again! Hope to see you all there!!

     

  • 25
    NOV 2018
    Visit with Sensitive Santa for children with ASD/ Une rencontre avec un père Noël sensibilisé aux enfants autistes.

    Join us for a visit with Sensitive Santa on Sunday, November 18th (full), November 25th and December 2nd from 8:30am till 10:30am only at the New Sudbury Shopping Centre, Centre Court!

    Registration is limited, so please register early!/ Joignez-vous à nous pour une rencontre avec un père Noël sensibilisé aux enfants autistes

    Le dimanche 18 novembre, 25 novembre et 2 décembre, 2018 de 8 h 30 à 10 h 30 seulement* au centre d'achat New Sudbury / Gratuit pour les enfants ayant un tsa et leurs familles. Le nombre de billets disponibles est limité. Inscrivez-vous rapidement.

    Register here: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/autism-ontario-sudbury-visit-with-sensitive-santaune-rencontre-avec-un-pere-noel-sensibilise-aux-tickets-52501440221

     

  • 29
    NOV 2018
    Family Services Agency Fair- Our Journey Together.

    Better Beginnings Better Futures - Journey Together Project will be hosting a Family Services Agency Fair on Thursday Nov 29th.

    Location: Clarion Hotel, Sudbury, 117 Elm St (Elm St.& Lorne St)

    Time: 9:00 a.m - 3:30 p.m.

    8:30 registration

     

  • 29
    NOV 2018
    Lettres au Père Noel et cartes de Noel (ON y va Chelmsford).

    Saviez-vous ce que vous voulez demander pour Noel? Venez nous joindre pour préparer votre lettre au Père Noel et puis préparer une carte Noel pour envoyer à un ami par la poste. Nous allons ensuite marcher au bureau de poste. Par inscription svp.

  • 30
    NOV 2018
    CP Holiday Train.

    The CP Holiday Train program launched in 1999 and has since raised more than C$14.5 million and gathered 4.3 million pounds of food for communities along CP's routes in Canada and the United States. Every pound and dollar raised at each stop stays with the local food bank to help feed those in need in that community. 

    RSVP to this event today! https://www.facebook.com/events/576918146068329/

    November 30, 2018  Sudbury - VIA Train Station, Elgin Street  Arrival - 8:50 PM  Event Time - 9:15-9:45 PM

     


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From prenatal classes to picky eaters--our library of topics offers you practical, easy-to-use information, and links to resources and services in Greater Sudbury.

Choosing a school and registering your child
Choosing a school and registering your child

Parents in Greater Sudbury who are getting ready to register their child for school have a variety of choices. Four school boards serve the Greater Sudbury community. Registration begins in January for all children who’ll be turning four that year and beginning school the following September. Registering early will help ensure you’re invited to readiness programs offered by your school.

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Preparing your child for school
Preparing your child for school

A lot of parents think the best way to prepare their children for school is to teach them their numbers and the alphabet. Helping your child learn their ABCs and 123s is a great idea, but what’s most important in the early years is how you play and interact with your child.
 

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Finding summer child care and day camps for school-aged kids
Finding summer child care and day camps for school-aged kids

Parents and caregivers of school-aged children who work or attend school themselves are likely to need quality care for their kids over the summer. Other families may enroll their kids in summer programs to introduce them to new activities, or help them keep busy, make new friends or develop skills.

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Finding recreational activities for kindergarten and school-aged children, and getting help paying for them
Finding recreational activities for kindergarten and school-aged children, and getting help paying for them

Starting around ages four and five, many children show an interest in organized recreation, arts and sports programs.

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Choosing quality child care and early learning programs
Choosing quality child care and early learning programs

The three main types of child care are licensed child care centres, licensed family homes and private, unlicensed homes. The Ministry of Education’s licensing process and the City of Greater Sudbury’s Program Quality Support initiative help to ensure the quality of licensed centres and family homes.

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