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Make the First Five Count in Your Province

The Parent Directory is made up of programs and services especially for you, as a parent with young children. There are places to go in support of specific needs, places to play, learn and explore with your child.

We were fortunate to receive funding from the J.P. Bickell Foundation in support of this initiative.

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Your Child's Development

There are some universal milestones that mark the journey of your infant, toddler and preschooler. The timing of these is unique for each child. You can watch for these developmental milestones and find ways you can support that development in the everyday moments you are already sharing with your child.

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About Make The First Five Count

The first five years are truly the miracle years. Research shows that the years before five in fact last the rest of their lives. They are pivotal in shaping how well a child will do much later in life. As a parent you have a strong influence on how your child grows and develops. Together, we can Make The First Five Count.

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