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123 Grow Child Development Center will be closed from December 25 2019 - January 1, 2020 inclusive

DATE:                        Tuesday, November 18, 2019

TIME:                         12:15 – 1:30 p.m       Annual General Meeting

                      Light lunch available during presentation

                      12:25 – 1:00 p.m.        Presentation

                      1:00 – 1:30 pm            Wrap up of event

PLACE:                     Jerry Forbes Centre, Mezzanine Room

                     12122 68 St NW, Edmonton, AB T5B 1R1

                      Light lunch will be provided.

 Parking is available to the south of the building only in the large parking lot. Please access the Jerry Forbes Centre on the east side of the building. Please register through eventbrite by clicking or copying the following link on your browser  

The Jerry Forbes Centre for Community Spirit is now open in Edmonton!!

SEE MORE ABOUT THE CENTRE HERE...
https://jerryforbescentre.ca/ 

We are absolutely THRILLED to announce the location of our 123 Grow Child Development Centre ($25/day child care) at 9900-93 Street, Fort Saskatchewan. 

For more information and how to apply click here!

 

ABC Head Start Society is proud to announce that we have opened the 123 Grow Child Development Centre in Fort Saskatchewan. We are excited to build on our 32 year history of providing pre-Kindergarten and family support services to children and families in Edmonton by expanding our early childhood services to include high quality and affordable child care. 

The 123 Grow Child Development Centre includes improvements to affordability and access for children with diverse needs to high quality child care.  The program uses an evidence-based *child care curriculum framework. This program was...

HOW TO APPLY for the upcoming 2019/2020 Program Year:

  1. Please make sure that the AGENCY APPLICATION form is filled out first and submitted online .
  2. Next, click here to complete the HEAD START REGISTRATION form and submit online.
  3. Please note: Copies of Eligibility documents listed on the registration form are required to process your application.  Please make sure to upload clear copies of documents while submitting Head Start Registration form or processing time will be delayed, colour copies work best.
  4. Program Eligibility
  5. If you require assistance completing the forms, please call us at 780-...

Attention ABC Head Start Parents! 
We are always looking for ways to improve & make our program the best and safest it can be for you and your children. So you may have noticed a new addition to your child's school bus - seat belts! This is called integrated seating. Your role as a parent is to make sure your child is safely buckled in and to unbuckle them when they arrive home. Please watch this video to gain some helpful tips and understanding of the seat belt system. If you have any questions please contact your site Social Worker for more information.

ABC Head Start is proud to announce that we have been selected as one of 22 Early Learning and Child Care (ELCC) Centres across Alberta.  We are excited to build on our 32 year history of providing pre-Kindergarten and family support services to children and families in Edmonton by expanding our early childhood services to include high quality and affordable child care. 

Please click on the link for more information: News Release - ELCC.pdf

Please check the weather forecasts daily. We want to be sure that the children are dressed for the weather during the spring season. Please stay tuned to our Facebook page as we post regular updates about the activities in our Sites, and the weather and road conditions which do impact bussing.

123 Grow Child Development Center will be closed from December 25 2019 - January 1, 2020 inclusive.

Date(s): 
December 25, 2019 7:00 am to January 1, 2020 6:00 pm

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With the support of volunteers, ABC Head Start Society is able to support vulnerable children and families throughout the year. Volunteers contribute by sharing their ideas, talents and energy to events, on our Board of Directors and fundraisers, and in providing direct support to children, parents/caregivers and families.