Setting your child up for success

EarlyON Child and Family Centre

Provides information and support on child development and parenting to families with children up to the age of 6 years in Kenora and Sioux Lookout.  Play-based learning opportunities are provided for children and their families to participate in together.  Parents/caregivers also connect with other families through casual conversations and activities and learn about other services available in the community.  

FIREFLY Prenatal and Nutrition Program

Promotes the health of pregnant women and new mothers and their babies up to the age of 6 months in Kenora and Red Lake.  Services include prenatal classes, education and support on breastfeeding, infant care and child development, nutritional counselling and prenatal vitamin/food coupons.  Referrals are also made to other agencies and services that can provide additional support.

Child Care Resource and Support Program

Supports the professional learning and development opportunities that build the capacity of supervisors, program staff and cooks in the provision of high quality childcare programs for children ages 0 to 12 years old in First Nation communities.  This includes supporting the work of First Nation Child Care Leadership and Network groups and individual child care programs. 

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Sioux Lookout


Upcoming Events


Title: Open Gym Night
When: March 4, March 11, March 25 2020
Time: 5:00-7:00 P.M.
Location: King George School

Title: Mother Group Playgroup
When: Wednesday Mornings
Time: 10:00-11:30 A.M.
Location: Keewatin Public School
Description: Mother Goose Playgroup is back!

Title: It's Gym time again!
When: Mondays
Time: 10:00-11:45 (Gym time: 10:30-11:10)
Location: Pope John Paul II School Room 111
Description: Come visit with other families,get some exercise, and explore the gym.A light snack will follow the fun!

Title: Forrest School Playgroup
When: Thursday Mornings
Time: 10:00-11:30 A.M.
Location: Keewatin Public School
Description: Let's get active and learn outdoors together!


To learn more about the options available to you, contact FIREFLY toll free today at 1-800-465-7203. For location information, visit our Contact Us page.