Our Place,
                    Family Resource and Early Years Centre

Our Place
Family Resource and Early Years Centre

A place for parents, caregivers and children
from pre-birth - 6 years to learn, grow and have fun!

Ontario Early

                Resource and Early Years Centre

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                            Place, resource centre for Parents and
                            childrenWELCOME TO OUR PLACE

Our Place Family Resource and Early Years Centre is a Family Resource Centre that offers Early Learning and Family Engagement opportunities to encourage the optimal development of children and families.

We are also a place for parents and caregivers of children up to age 6 to get information and support. Our Place runs the Ontario Early Years programs for Kitchener.


The Avgen fundraiser is up and running once again! This ongoing fundraiser is a great way to give back to the centre. Visit the 'How you can Help' page for details.

Our Place Parent Committee is hosting a Holiday Bake Sale December 6th and 7th. Visit the 'How You can Help' Page for details.


REGISTRATION for the January programs will begin on Monday December 12th at 10:30 a.m.

Paid Programs- Registration for programs that REQUIRE PAYMENT will be in person only as payment must be received to confirm registration.   

•    Make the Connection – for children birth – 1 year

•    Make the Connection – for children 1-2 years

Please note: Payment must be made at time of registration, if you require financial assistance please call 519-571-1626 ext. 25 before registration starts***

Programs/Services -Registration for programs that DON’T REQUIRE PAYMENT will begin at 10:30 a.m. by phone or in person  (Monday to Fridays)

•    Exploring Art

•    Fit for Life

•    Infant Massage at Our Place

•    KidsAbility Speech& Language

•    Meet with an RECE

•    Meet with an Early Literacy Specialist

•    Multicultural Parents Learning Together

•    Parenting My Baby - for parents with infants birth – 5 months

•    Positive Discipline

•    Zero2Six Appointments

Please note: If the phone line is busy, please leave us a voice message with the program you are interested in registering for. Reception will return calls confirming registration.*

Offsite Programs- Please see program description for registration details.

•    Infant Massage at various locations –See Pg.6 for registration details.

•    Cooking and Conversation at The Family Centre–See Pg.10 for registration details

Download a registration form for the January 18th to February 15th session of Creative Cooking, Parenting in a New Society and Social Club here:

    Creative Cooking                Parenting in a New Society            Social Club

Forms are due by 11:00am Monday January 9th and can be emailed or dropped off to Reception



How You Can Help
  Fund Raising
  Parent Committee


How to Find Us



   Family Outreach Worker
   Lending Library

Who We Are
   Mission, Vision, Values
   Annual Report and Strategic Priorities
   Board of Directors


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What We Do
  Early Learning Programs
  Family Support Programs
  Community Programs
  Community Support on Site
  Lending Library

What You Need To Know
  How to Participate