If you are having issues with registration for an activity, feel free to call our EarlyON team at 613-830-4357 or by email at EarlyONyva@crcoc.ca   

Dear families and caregivers,

PLEASE NOTE: We are so happy to announce that our indoor playgroups will resume on February 7th!  For February, the maximum capacity for our indoor playgroups  is 15.  We will also be offering virtual programming.

If there are any changes during the month, we will update our calendar on our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/earlyonorleans

Thank you so much for your ongoing patience & support while we navigate yet another change.

We will continue to offer playgroups at the park, rain or shine, and virtual programming as well. Outdoor activities will be canceled if temperature reaches -25c.  When school buses are canceled, no groups will be offered in Cumberland 

The maximum capacity for our outdoor playgroups is 23 !  Join our Family Resource Workers for playgroups in the park:

  • Thursday from 9:30 – 10:30 a.m. at the Cumberland Park (1115 Dunning Rd.)
  • Friday from 9:30 – 10:30 a.m. at Queeswood Heights Park (1485 Duford)

Registration for in-person outdoors playgroups – open on Fridays at NOON for the following weeks activities.


Registration is required for all activities. — Please make sure to enter the TOTAL amount of guests attending the activity.

 *Please take note that our toy lending library will be closed until further notice, for a much needed revamp!

Follow us on Facebook to be informed of any changes in our programming !

“Wishing you and your family a Happy New Year 2022!”

       Did you know that you can make an appointment with one of your Family Resource Worker to discuss different topics? We can support you in your role of parent or caregiver with anything concerning your children aged 6 and under, such as ideas of activities for your children, breastfeeding, behavior, discipline, toilet learning, research of community services, etc. We are here for you! We can be reached by telephone 613-830-4357, email earlyonyva@crcoc.ca or via Facebook. Appointments are available by telephone or video conference.


We are happy to announce a baby weigh-in service at the EarlyON Centre. Parents can weigh their baby (self-serve) on Tuesdays from 1:00-3:00 pm by appointment only – please call us at 613-830-4357 to book your appointment.

Please note: This is not a medical appointment and a health care provider will not be present to assess the baby’s weight. However, an EarlyON staff will be present to assist you with the scale.

Registration for in-person indoors and outdoors playgroups – open on Fridays at NOON for the following weeks activities.

EarlyON JANUARY programming

EarlyON FEBRUARY programming

EarlyON Child and Family Centre

The EarlyON Centre offer children, parents and caregivers a friendly environment that fosters positive learning with a wide range of quality programs and services to help your child reach their full potential, with:

  • Programs designed especially for children up to six years old
  • Play-based learning experiences that are fun and engaging – such as painting, drawing, building, creating, reading, storytelling, singing and much more
  • Advice from professionals trained in early childhood development
  • Information or referrals to specialized programs and services within the community
  • Opportunity to meet and make connections with families with youth children

For more information:

Email EarlyONyva@crcoc.ca

Phone : 
613 830-4357
Dominik Lavictoire – ext. 303
Rita Tapia – ext. 304
Caroline Robillard – ext. 302