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Access Free Family Resources at EarlyON

January 10, 2020

Do you have questions about your child’s development? EarlyON Centres in Peel are a great place to meet other families, chat with qualified staff, and access specialized resources, all while your child learns through play. With over 60 EarlyON centres in Peel Region, there’s one near you! Learn more here.

A Look Back at 2019

December 30, 2019

It’s almost 2020! As we get ready to ring in the new year, here’s a look back on some of our favourite moments of 2019. Happy Birthday, BridgeWay! This year, BridgeWay Family Centre celebrated 35 years of helping families thrive. We have come a long way in that time! With the support of families like […]

New EarlyON to Open in Brampton South West

December 20, 2019

Beginning in January, families in Brampton’s busy south west neighbourhood can join us for free, high quality drop-in programs at our newest EarlyON Centre. Our Brampton Library South West Branch EarlyON will be opening its doors in January 2020 to families with children aged 0 to 6 years. Infants, toddlers, and preschoolers and their parents, […]

Notice Something New?

December 17, 2019

We’re updating our website to help you find what you’re looking for.

Top 5 Play Ideas of 2019

November 25, 2019

Children learn through play! Play helps children to develop motor skills, communication, vocabulary, reasoning, creativity, and curiosity that will keep them learning throughout their lives. But that doesn’t mean their play has to be complicated! Adding some new materials to explore will help children adapt their self-directed play to learn all these skills and more. […]

10 Best Experience Gifts for Children

November 24, 2019

The holiday season is upon us, and for many of us, that means holiday gift-giving! Shopping lists abound, but if you’re already feeling daunted by the prospect of the post-holiday toy overflow, you might be looking for an alternative to traditional presents. Maybe you’re looking around your child’s play area wondering where on earth you […]

Celebrating Universal Children’s Day

November 20, 2019

On November 20 of each year, children, families, and organizations around the world celebrate Universal Children’s Day. On this day, we recognize that all children deserve to be safe, loved, and cared for and we work together to create safe spaces where kids can be kids. The Peel Children’s Charter of Rights was created in […]

Support Pregnant Youth on #GivingTuesdayCA

November 19, 2019

#GivingTuesdayCA: A day to nurture the spirit of giving. This #GivingTuesdayCA, we are launching the fundraising that will raise $863 a week for Teen Prenatal Supper Club! This funding will cover the entire cost of the program at one location. How are you celebrating #GivingTuesdayCA? Gifts to BridgeWay Family Centre for our Teen Prenatal Supper […]

Lisa's Teen Prenatal Supper Club Story

November 19, 2019

Nourish a pregnant teen today. Grow a future for their child. When Lisa* arrived at the BridgeWay’s Teen Prenatal Supper Club, she had been homeless for four weeks—kicked out when her family discovered she was pregnant. Her boyfriend wouldn’t take her calls; she stopped attending school and had no job or financial support. She was 15 […]