Today’s Family Early Learning and Child Care is a non-profit, charitable agency serving more than 4000 children (and their parents and caregivers) in Hamilton, Halton, Haldimand and Norfolk and surrounding areas.
We offer a wide range of early learning and child care programs as well as parental support programs to help you and your child every step of the way. It’s professional, caring support that makes a real difference in the physical, emotional, social and intellectual development of children.
We hope you’ll enjoy the information, programs and resources on this site.
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We’ve been helping today’s families here for over 30 yearsMore Info
Our many programs offer lots of colour and diversityMore Info
Our enrolment is growing faster than sunflowersMore Info
At Today’s Family, every child has a sense of belonging when he or she is connected to others and contributes to their world. Our programs cultivate authentic, caring relationships and connections to create a sense of belonging among and between children, adults, and the world around them.
Here, every child is developing a sense of self, health, and well-being. Our programs nurture children’s healthy development and support their growing sense of self.
At Today’s Family, every child is an active and engaged learner who explores the world with body, mind, and senses. Our programs provide environments and experiences to engage children in active, creative, and meaningful exploration, play, and inquiry.
Here, every child is a capable communicator who expresses himself or herself in many ways. Our programs foster communication and expression in all forms.
1. We will invest in our most precious asset: Our People
2. We will renew our focus on our Culture and Values
3. Our Creativity and Passion for Excellence will be the foundation of our future success
4. We will capitalize on Opportunities in our communities
5. Succession Planning will provide opportunities and effective leadership for many years to come
Today’s Family continues to support our families. HOME ACTIVITIES is a blog series we introduced at the beginning of the pandemic and there’s been a call to keep it going! Here is where we share activities and games to keep brains and bodies active while we all practice social distancing. Please spread these activities around:…Read More
There are some things that all children seem to be interested in: cars, trees, dinosaurs, bugs, and space. Not all children are interested in these things, of course, but our experience is that most are, at one time or another. The role of an Early Childhood Educator is to notice when children are interested in…Read More
If you’re as passionate about the well-being of children and families as we are, if you’re interested in governing an organization that truly makes a difference, and if you’re ready to help steer Today’s Family toward a future that is bright and even more impactful, we want to hear from you! Board members are selected…Read More
Canadian parents of toddlers and preschoolers needed for research study looking at the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on their child’s movement! Click the link to find out more and begin the study: https://redcap.link/MBCOVID19Read More
In a normal year, we would be getting ready to say “see you next year” to Spring and “hello” to Summer, but 2020 is not a normal year. After all, it was snowing less than a month ago, and it feels like Spring only just arrived! We’re not quite ready to bid our favourite season…Read More
At Today’s Family, we love all weather equally. Yes, we absolutely love perfectly clear sunshine days, but we also love the rain. Rain changes the way the air smells, there are puddles to jump in, and we feel the water splash on our faces. But mostly, we love the rain because it turns most of…Read More
At Today’s Family, we want to applaud all our Early Childcare Educators who, while currently unable to perform their regular jobs, have looked for innovative and creative ways to reach out and continue to care for their children and families. We are excited to see what our ECEs have done, whether it’s lead craft activities…Read More
A couple of weeks ago, we talked about a time when we were getting our Community Garden at our Greendale Centre ready for spring planting. In that post, we said that a big reason why we love our Community Garden is that it gives the children a chance to be a part of a larger…Read More
Over the past few months, we have heard some great stories from our Early Childhood Educators and our Today’s Family parents about how they’re keeping busy while we are all social distancing. We’ve been glad to see these stories pop up on our Facebook feeds and other social media. Everyone has been keeping busy, so…Read More
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