Our Place Family Resource and Early Years Centre
Our Place engages all children, their families, and their support networks in learning opportunities to promote optimal development of children, healthy families, strong community and a sense of belonging. Our Place offers a variety of universal programs and specialized programs and services, including Early Literacy, Peer Support, EarlyON I Waterloo Region programs, Positive Parenting and Attachment. Information and resources are available for families and professionals on supporting and understanding how children learn through co-regulation, self-regulation and play in the early years.
Our Place is at the heart of connections for children, families and communities.
Our Place, Your Place, Any Place
We grow to meet changing needs in our community
We welcome parents, caregivers and children to a space of learning and nurturing
We reach families in their neighbourhoods
Validate the importance of children by providing experiences and environments that promote well-being.
Empower parents and caregivers by providing opportunities for growth and development that benefit the whole family.
Foster peer support by providing opportunities to contribute and learn from
Co-create an equitable and inclusive culture by providing space for multiple perspectives and amplifying marginalized voices.
Collaborate with families by providing connection to optimal supports and services within their community and advocating for community resources and policies at a system level.
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