Scadding Court Community Centre
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    707 Dundas St W, Toronto, ON M5T 2W6

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Early Years Programs are for children aged 0-6






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WHO Children aged 0–6 years and their parents/caregivers
WHAT A relaxing and child friendly space staffed by Early Childhood Educators in which children and their parents/caregivers can play, learn, participate in activities, make friends, and find resources and information about parenting issues and programs.
WHY To provide a developmentally appropriate play space for children, a supportive environment and access to resources for parents, grandparents, caregivers and their children.
WHEN Tuesday – Thursday 10.00am-1.00pm and 2.30pm-5.00pm
CONTACT Sandy at or 416-392-0335 ext. 243

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WHO Children aged 0 – 6 years and their parents/caregivers
WHAT A safe, supervised environment that lets children be active and meet their physical development needs by running, using riding toys and bicycles, playing games, and interacting with others. Parents/caregivers must remain with their children.
WHY To promote healthy child development and physical activity.
WHEN Thursdays 10:00am – 1:00pm (throughout the school year)
CONTACT Sandy at or 416-392-0335 ext. 243
WHO Children aged 3 – 5 and their parents/caregivers (focus on newcomers, but all are welcome)
WHAT A program to develop child language, social, reasoning and self-help skills through literacy enhancement, encouragement of pre-reading skills, letters and numeracy, circle time, and sensory activities. Learning about healthy eating and nutrition is integrated into program activities. Workshops for parents/caregivers on parenting and educational issues are provided.
WHY To prepare children and their parents/caregivers for successful entry into the school system.
WHEN 10 week sessions (4 days/week). Contact us for details and to register.
CONTACT Sandy at or Florence at
OR 416-392-0335


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WHO Children aged 0 – 6 years and their parents/caregivers
WHAT Free; Registered participants; In the gym; A variety of different forms of physical activities that improve physical skills and literacy
WHY – Encourages and promotes families and children to take an approach to a healthier lifestyle
– Incorporates physical activities and physical literacy- Offers families with the proper knowledge and skills to take action and maintain good eating and exercise habits
– Aims to instill a sense of awareness about physical activity from an early age to lay the foundations for a lifetime of healthy living for children and families
– Encourages and promotes an integrated approach of physical movement skills to be continued at home
– Free of charge and encourages families to access this opportunity at a location that fits their lifestyle
WHEN Saturday 10.00am-11.00am
CONTACT Sandy at or 416-392-0335 ext. 243


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WHO Young parents (focus on parents under 25 years of age, but all are welcome)
WHAT A solution-focused program in which young parents learn about child development, safe positive interventions to manage challenging childhood behaviours, meet other supportive parents and develop prevention and intervention strategies. Childcare is provided.
WHY To provide parenting and personal support to young parents with children.
WHEN Saturday’s Virtual from 10.00am-12.00pm
CONTACT Florence at or 416-392-0335 ext. 315

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WHO Parents and caregivers with children 6 years and under
WHAT Parents talk about children’s growth and learning, children behaviour, children’s heath and safety, parenting stress
WHY Share information and experience
WHEN In person sessions: July 13 – August 17 (6 weeks)
Virtual sessions: July 14 – August 18 (6 weeks)
CONTACT Register with Sandy or Florence :

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WHO Children aged 0 – 6 and their parents/caregivers
WHAT A 6 week family literacy program that helps parents/caregivers understand how children begin to read and to develop and support pre-reading skills. Weekly sessions offer fun activities, discussion, as well as play and circle time to encourage reading skills.
WHY To build parent/caregiver skills for helping their child develop early reading skills and to promote parent/caregiver engagement in their child’s education.
WHEN 6 week sessions are offered twice per year – contact us for dates.
CONTACT Sandy at or 416-392-0335 ext. 243


* Dates to be Announced.

WHO Children aged 3 – 6 and their parents/caregivers
WHAT Family Math is a program that encourages children to learn the beginnings of arithmetic, such as measurement, estimation, counting, sorting, and graphing, through concepts used in the real world.  The program uses everyday materials and fun games to help build an understanding of basic math concepts.
WHY To develop early numeracy and math skills in a positive environment and to promote parent/caregiver engagement in their child’s education.
WHEN June 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 2022
CONTACT Sandy at or 416-392-0335 ext. 243



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