Compass Children’s Centre

Compass Children’s Centre is an award-winning, enriched early childhood education centre with a curriculum tailored to meet the specific needs of children living in extreme poverty and homelessness.

Services include

  • Full-day childcare for 66 children from three months to five years of age
  • A specialized early childhood curriculum focused on art, music, science and nature, pre-reading and pre-math, and gross motor play
  • High teacher-child ratio
  • Ongoing assessment of  each child’s cognitive, emotional and social development
  • Two nutritious meals, plus snacks, served daily
  • Support services for parents and children, including crisis management, psychotherapy, counselling and referrals
  • Up-to-date immunizations for all children at CCC, plus annual vision, hearing and dental screenings for children over two years-old
  • Special attention and services for children with special needs
  • Parenting education and support groups