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Halton Region awards $1.4 million to support community health and social service programs

On April 20, 2016, Regional Council approved almost $1.4 million in funding for community programs and projects to help enhance the health and well-being for all Halton residents.

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Oakville Firefighter’s Annual Toy Drive: Your support makes a difference!

For over 23 years, the Oakville Professional Firefighters Association has helped make a difference through the collection and distribution of toy donations.

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Oakville Children’s Festival 2015: Event Program and Map

The Town of Oakville and Tim Hortons are proud to present the Oakville Children’s Festival — an arts and culture playground for kids of all ages! Enjoy FREE live performances and fun events including interactive cultural activities ...

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85 Percent of Canadian Parents finding it hard to be a Health Role Model for the Children

On May 28, 2015, the YMCA released the 2015 YMCA Healthy Kids Report which unveiled that parents are finding it difficult to set a healthy example for their children with 85 per cent stating that ...

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Oakville Children’s Festival 2014: Entertainment, Food, Activities & Parking

The Town of Oakville and Tim Hortons are proud to present the Oakville Children’s Festival — an arts and culture playground for kids of all ages!

OPCC 3rd Annual Learn & Grow Together Parenting Conference

Well everyone….the countdown is on. On May 3rd, in just over a month, Oakville Parent-Child Centre will be hosting its 3rd Annual Learn & Grow Together Parenting Conference. Registration is now open. Just go to www.op-pc.ca, ...

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Clinging to HOPE: Parenting Children with Mental Health Issues

Let me start by saying, that I am certainly not an expert in this area. My formal education is in Early Childhood Education, Adult Education and Parenting. I hold no certificates, degrees or diplomas in ...

Thinking about Positive Discipline

“Feeling bad doesn’t create opportunity for learning; it creates opportunity for feeling…bad. Children do learn when they are given a chance to feel capable, loved and accepted.” Ariadne Brill/ Positive Parenting Connection I am often asked ...

Thanks to the Men Out There….Doing the Best for their Kids

As I prepare for one of my Saturday “Just for Dads” parenting workshops, I find myself deeply reflective of the great fortune I have had to learn about the perspectives of fathers from the most ...

Send that Baby Back! Bringing the New Baby Home

“Send him back”, “I love the baby”, “Can I hold her?” When you bring a new baby home, you never quite know what you will hear from your older child. Some children seem to thrive ...

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