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EarlyON Child and Family Centre

Connect and communicate (Registered program at Sheppard)


When: 1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m.
Date: May 9 to June 20 (7-week session)
Ages: For 18 months to 4 years
What: For adults with children birth to 6 years

Parents can:

  • Learn the stages of language development 
  • Learn the 4 types of children’s conversational styles 
  • Learn practical and interactive strategies to help your child(ren) interact and communicate during everyday interactions.  
  • Understand the important role caregivers play in facilitating language development  
  • Learn how to be a responsive conversation partner using the 6-step method 
  • Children will have activities to play with while our staff provide supervision while the parents’ chat. Then the families come together to practise the skills discussed.