Our services are available to parents, families and caregivers of children 0 to 6 years old. The core services are the following: information and referral for services offered within the city of Ottawa; learning and socializing opportunities through drop-in playgroups; lending library; workshops and resources for parents and caregivers and volunteering opportunities. The Centre also offers a Well-Baby Clinic, drop-ins as well as a breastfeeding support drop-in. Services are offered free of charge in French and English.
Looking for information on parenting, child development, speech and language, school readiness, immunization and other topics related to early childhood? Call us at 613-830-4357.
CALENDAR of EVENTS For information regarding programming or becoming a volunteer please contact an OEYC Parent Resource Worker. We welcome your ideas for activities, special guests and workshops!
OTTAWA BEST START NETWORK The Ottawa-Orléans EYC and its community partners have been leaders in the work to implement the Best Start initiative. This initiative will help prepare children for the first grade by facilitating access to a variety of integrated services.
EARLY YEARS CENTRES' 10th ANNIVERSARY
In October 2012, the Ontario Early Years Centres' (EYC) staff and volunteers celebrated their 10th anniversary at the Canadian Museum of Nature in Ottawa. celebrating the Ontario Early Years Program 10th anniversary. The EYC at the Orléans-Cumberland Community Resource Centre is very proud to be part of the Ontario Early Years family and to offer this very important service to the families and caregivers of our community.