Hubs/ Early ON Centres

Hubs/ EarlyON Centres

On January 1st, 2018 Best Start Hubs started the transition to become EarlyON Child and Family Centres (or EarlyON Centres for short). 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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Child Care

Child Care Questions?

Great information about child care – what to know, what to ask and what to expect.

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Healthy Kids

Healthy Kids

The Healthy Kids Community Challenge is Ontario’s new drive to support the health of our children. New ideas and programs are coming to our community – things that make it easier for children to be active and eat healthier.

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Community Calendar

Community Calendar

From hub activities to community festivals, find all Sudbury has to offer for your family.

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Upcoming Special Events

  • 24
    JAN 2018
    Sudbury Catholic Schools 2018 Kindergarten Information and Registration Night.

    2018 Kindergarten Information and Registration Night

    The Sudbury Catholic District School Board will hold its Full Day Kindergarten Registration and Information sessions on Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 6:00 pm. These Information sessions are available for parents wanting to register their child(ren) for school beginning September 2018 (For children turning 4 years of age on or before December 31, 2018). If you are unable to attend these sessions at your school, we encourage you to contact the school to register on an alternative date. Both regular (English) and French Immersion programming is available. See list of schools and addresses

     

     

  • 27
    JAN 2018
    Club de lecture jeunesse (inscription necessaire).

    Le Salon invite les parents des jeunes lecteurs et lectrices de 6 à 11 ans à inscrire leur(s) enfant(s) à une série de neuf rencontres stimulantes au cours desquelles les enfants auront l’occasion de faire la connaissance d’auteurs et d’artistes talentueux, de lire des livres et jouer des jeux variés, et de faire des découvertes côté théâtre, créativité, littérature canadienne-française et du monde et bien plus encore!  http://www.lesalondulivre.ca/club-de-lecture-jeunesse/

     

  • 27
    JAN 2018
    Winter Family Fun Day- Lake Laurentian Conservation Area..

    Free. Click for a poster with all the details.

  • 27
    JAN 2018
    Spectacle jeunesse de danse contemporaine: Les billes.

    La Slague jeunesse est fière de présenter le spectacle Les billes, de la compagnie de danse contemporaine Tara Luz Danse.  Les billes est une oeuvre poétique, ludique et riche en images. Elle est remplie d'objets tout en rondeur : des billes, bien sûr, mais aussi des cerceaux lumineux, des ballons et même de la gomme balloune! Les mouvements en douceur jumelés aux objets créent ensemble un univers magique pour toute la famille! La Slague jeunesse, c'est la petite sœur de la Slague. Elle diffuse des spectacles pour les enfants en garderies et en salles. Découvrez sa saison culturelle ici: carrefour.ca/laslaguejeunesse.

     

  • 30
    JAN 2018
    Ontario Autism Program Family Info Session.

    Click for a poster with the details. Choos the lunchtime or evenign session.

  • 30
    JAN 2018
    Ontario Autism Program Family Info Session.

    Click for a poster with the details. Choos the lunchtime or evenign session.

  • 03
    FEB 2018
    February Hike Club & Snow Day Festival.

    Every 1st Saturday of the month, we invite the whole RRA family to get together for a hike exploring our beautiful nature trails! On this Hike Club meeting, we will meet at the Living with Lakes Centre en Ramsey Lake Road at 9:45 to sign forms, and head West on Ramsey Lake and close by trails towards Bell Park and spend a few minutes at the Snow Day festival before taking off towards McCrea Island (the largest Island on that section of Ramsey Lake).  After that, we will split off in two groups - You can choose to head straight back to the starting point, or continue with Albert a little longer before looping back to the starting point through Bethel lake. If you require snowshoes for the event, please indicate the quantity and sizes in your RSVP.

     


Featured topics

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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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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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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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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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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