The Family Centre Childcare has been established to provide positive early childhood experiences where children are seen as competent, capable of complex thinking, curious, and rich in potential and can grow socially, emotionally and physically in a safe, nurturing family centered and family sensitive environment.

The Child Care and Early Years Act (CCEYA) provides the licensing standards which we must abide by, How Does Learning Happen? Ontario’s Pedagogy for the Early Years, as a professional resource in regard to learning through relationships for those working with young children and families. It is intended to support pedagogy and curriculum/program development in Early Years programs.

How Does Learning Happen? is organized around four fundamental conditions that are important for children to grow and flourish: Belonging, Well-Being, Engagement, and Expression. These foundations are embedded in our centres through our interactions with children, their families and the staff. These four foundations apply regardless of age, ability, culture, language, geography or setting.

We believe: