Welcome to the Davenport-Perth EarlyON Child and Family Centre
December 2020 Newsletter 

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Newsletter Highlights for December:                                      

  • Davenport-Perth EarlyON Program Calendar - Planning for 2021! We need your suggestions....
  • Join us for our Live Drop Ins: Circle, Songs, Stories and Physical Activities
  • LIVE Circle Time - Bag Distribution  
  • One to One - Appointments for children who need extra supports (Thursdays) 
  • Saturday Morning- Join Us!    
  • November Pop Up Clothing Shop - Thank You!
  • Marcela's Lentil recipe - from the heart!
  • Healthy Beginnings - Pregnancy Support Program     
~How to access our programs without Facebook
~ Get Connected JOIN our Facebook Group Page

Dear Families,

EarlyON Centres are closed for in-person programs until further notice.  We continue to provide virtual programs for all families in the community. The program calendar below provides our ZOOM links for all our programs. 

Please join our Facebook Page or visit our website:( for program information.

If you have not attended any programs with Davenport-Perth EarlyON
 you MUST register to join the virtual programs.  Please find attached our electronic registration form. Please email them to


Telephone Support
You can also contact our main-line if you need to reach someone immediately at (416)-656-8025. Ask to speak with a staff in the Early Years department. We also provide language support in Spanish, Portuguese, Mandarin, Tamil and Urdu.

Please check out all our fun holiday activities over the month of December. There will be recipes, crafts, and special stories recognizing different celebrations. Check it out on Facebook.

Wishing you a safe, healthy, and peaceful holiday season!
The Davenport-Perth EarlyON Team

CITY of TORONTO EarlyON Child and Family Centres

December Program Calendar

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**** PLANNING for 2021 *****
As we prepare for January we need your input on the types of virtual and online programs you would like to see. If you have any suggestions please forward your thoughts to We appreciate your feedback!

Upcoming Highlights:

Live Circle Time Activity Bags 
We will be providing Live Circle Time Activity Bags to regular participants that attend our Live Circles (Monday to Saturdays). We will be handing out the bags on the week of December 7thWe will provide you with more information during Live Circle Time.  Please contact Jian at for more information.

One to One Support for Parents/Caregivers on Thursdays!
Meet virtually or in-person with Dana~our Early Childhood Resource Coordinator, to get information, referrals on child development. Contact Dana or a staff in our department anytime.(
SATURDAY Mornings!
Join us at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday mornings for activities, songs, and storytime with Cynthia and Shazadi during the cold winter months. Enjoy some time at end of your week playing with your child. Get connected with other children,  and learn some new activities to keep busy during the lockdown. Hope to see you there. Program details and ZOOM log-in information is on the calendar.!
A warm meal for a winter day....
Lentils with Love ~ from Marcela!

Pregnancy- Prenatal
EarlyON/Healthy Beginnings at The Stop Community Food Centre
(1884 Davenport Road)


 For pregnancy counselling, food hampers and supports for your family. 
Please email, or call Tamara at (416)-588-3755 ext. 557, or our main line at (416)-656-8025 to speak with an EarlyON staff.

Thank you to all the parents, staff and partners who supported our Children's Clothing Pop Up shop on November 19.  Twenty-five families enjoyed the event. 

Special thanks to the parents who donated items, The Stop Community Food Centre for their clothing racks, and our friends at Birth Mark - Doula Collective who supported the event and our pregnant parents. 

Please visit them at:


Davenport-Perth EarlyON Facebook Group Page
Join our Facebook Group Page and get connected to our virtual programs, along with daily updates. 
Click on the link, which will take you to our website and the FB group link. Answer the membership questions and we will gladly accept your friendship. If you are not a member of our centre, please call our main site for an EarlyON registration form (416) 588-3755 (dial any staff extension 550, 556, 557), or email us at and we will send you the information.

What if I don't have Facebook? 
If you are not a member of Facebook, connect with us directly through our DPNCHC website to access the calendar, child development information and updates. OR please call us anytime (416)588-3755 and speak with any of our staff!   
For INFORMATION on COVID 19 - please check Toronto Public Health for the most up to date local information.

If you are having trouble accessing food or need emergency supports, please contact our main site and speak with an Early Years staff anytime at 416-656-8025. We have a number of extra services available in our agency to support you. Please visit our website ( for more information.
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1900 Davenport Rd
Toronto, ON
T:416-599-3755 EarlyON
T: 416-656-8025 Main line

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