Empower Simcoe

Site: Barrie - Northfields Satellite

Service: EarlyON Child and Family Centre

Location, Telephone & Internet
Office Phone 705-792-7878
Fax 705-792-7881
E-Mail oeycbarrie@empowersimcoe.ca
Website https://www.empowersimcoe.ca/earlyon-child-family-centres/
Located In Community Barrie
Address Northfields Townhouse Complex, Community Centre
225 Kozlov St
Barrie, ON
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Intersection Kozlov St and Livingstone St W
Contact Information
Primary Contact Laura Stevens, Program Facilitator; Phone: 705-792-7878 ext 6250; Email: lstevens@empowersimcoe.ca
Alternate Contact Leokadia Walc, Preschool Services Program Associate; Phone: : 705-726-9082 ext 2281; Email: lwalc@empowersimcoe.ca
Primary Executive Michele Kapteyn, Manager of Preschool Services; Phone: 705-726-9082 ext 2377; Fax: 705-720-1083; Email: mkapteyn@empowersimcoe.ca
Mailing Address 39 Fraser Court 
Barrie, ON L4N 5J5
Description & Services
Description (Service) March 25, 2020 COVID-19 Response
The following Empower Simcoe programs are temporarily closed until further notice:
* EarlyON Child and Family Centres in Barrie, Bradford and Innisfil
* Community Support Day Services in Barrie and Orillia
* Employment Support Services
* Transition Services
* Youth Services including Wednesday Evening Bash and Orillia Ultimate Thursdays

Regular Service Programs for parents and caregivers of children prenatal to 6 years of age which can assist in their parenting or caregiving role The centres also provide: * access to play- and inquiry-based learning * information on child development * early learning activities * parent education * referrals to community resources * nutrition information * pre- and post-natal resources Satellite EarlyON Child and Family Centres are located in several communities across the County of Simcoe All EarlyON Child and Family Centres offer regular Stay, Play and Learn hours where families can take an active role in their children’s learning
Hours March 25, 2020 -COVID-19 Response
Not running at this time

Regular Hours
Thu 9 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4 pm
Areas Served Barrie - Northfields Townhouse Complex community * neighbourhood surrounding complex
Eligibility Ages: 6 year(s) and under 
with caregivers
Application Drop-in
Languages English
Fees None
Other Details
Established 1994
Physical Access Fully Accessible

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