Collective Community Services (Montreal)

Super Dads! Super Kids!

Super Dads! Super Kids! is a new program for fathers and their young children facilitated by award-winning educator Mardoche Martilus. The first group meeting will be an opportunity to share your experiences and needs as a father to help us design a program that works for you.


Monday, November 4th from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM at 451 de l’Eglise suite 200, Verdun, QC.
Refreshments provided. All dads and young children welcome.

Please view and/or download the PDF version of the Super Dads! Super Kids! Poster


To RSVP please contact:
Deborah Radcliffe-Branch, manager of Child and Family Service at deborahr@ccs-montreal.org or call 514-937-5351 ext. 240.

Growing Together

Growing Together is a free co-operative early childhood program which promotes the development of child, family and community. The program consists of educational activities for children ages 0-5, workshops and information for parents. Healthy lunch for all participants included.

Growing Together takes place on Fridays from 12:30 pm – 14:30 pm at Church of the Epiphany in Verdun, 4322 Wellington Street, H4G 1W4.

This session runs from October 25th to January 31st (Holiday break from December 16th to January 6th). Registration is mandatory and attendance must be confirmed weekly.

Registration can be done online via the following link: http://bit.ly/2p1Gp8P

Please view and/or download the PDF version of the CCS-Growing Together Poster

For more information please contact: steffyv@ccs-montreal.org or call 514-937-5351 ext. 240.

Contact

Growing Together
Steffy Velosa

Educator, Growing Together Program Coordinator

Telephone: 514-937-5351 ext 240
Email: steffyv@ccs-montreal.org

FIND US AND STAY UP TO DATE ON Facebook: www.facebook.com/ccsgrowingtogether

My Family Cooks

CCS’s new My Family Cooks program is geared to families wishing to cook and eat together in a fun environment with others that feel the same way! Recipes and all ingredients will be provided, you just supply the work! The kids will learn about measuring and recipes and start to develop a great relationship with cooking. Chefs will guide you through the creation of several flavorful recipes and provide you with great time saving tips to help make meal planning and entertaining a little easier and stress free.

The courses are held Monday afternoons at Provigo Lasalle at 6767 Boulevard Newman from October 28th to January 27th (Holiday break from December 16th to January 6th). Registration is mandatory and attendance must be confirmed weekly.

Registration can be done online via the following link: http://bit.ly/2AVPenr

Please view and/or download the PDF version of the CCS-My Family Cooks Poster

For more information please contact: steffyv@ccs-montreal.org or call 514-937-5351 ext. 240.

Contact

Growing Together
Steffy Velosa

Educator, Growing Together Program Coordinator

Telephone: 514-937-5351 ext 240
Email: steffyv@ccs-montreal.org

FIND US AND STAY UP TO DATE ON Facebook: www.facebook.com/My-Family-Cooks-107221880688396/r

Mother Goose

The Parent-Child Mother Goose Program® is a group experience for parents and their babies and young children which focuses on the pleasure and power of using rhymes, songs, and stories together. Parents gain skills and confidence which can enable them to create positive family patterns during their children’s crucial early years, and give their children healthy early experiences with language and communication.

Come join us in song every Friday at 9:30am at the Marcel-Giroux Community Center, Room 218. Educators: Emilie Zervos and Sylvia Mignacca


Please view and/or download the PDF version of the CCS-Mother Goose Bilingual Brochure

Contact

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To register for the Mother Goose program, please contact:

Sylvia Mignacca

Educator, Mother Goose Program Coordinator

Telephone: 514-937-5351 ext 240
Email: sylviam@ccs-montreal.org

Emilie Zervos
Educator, Mother Goose Program Coordinator

Telephone: 514-567-3494
Email: emiliez@ccs-montreal.org

FIND US AND STAY UP TO DATE ON Facebook: www.facebook.com/CCSMotherGooseProgram

Early Head Start – LaSalle

The CCS-Early Head Start (EHS) is a program designed for young children between the ages of 0-5 and their parents. The program offers age-appropriate activities, based on the developmental needs of each child, with the goal of strengthening family relationships and preparing children for school. Workshops and support groups are organized for parents to share local resources that can support them in raising healthy families. Early Head Start Program provides all participating families an opportunity to interact with other families which in return strengthens the community.

Classes are offered between 9:30 am to 11:45 am from Monday to Thursday at C.A.D.R.E., 7491 Cordner, LaSalle, Quebec, H8N 2R5

Please view and/or download the PDF version of the CCS-EHS-Lasalle Bilingual Brochure

Please contact Emilie Zervos by phone at 514-567-3494 or by email at emiliez@ccs-montreal.org to register or for more information. Registration is required and ongoing. Classes run from September to June.

Contact

CCS Early Head Start
To register for the CCS Early Head Start Program, please contact:
Emilie Zervos

Educator, CCS EHS Program Coordinator

Telephone: 514-937-5351 ext 240
Email: emiliez@ccs-montreal.org

FIND US AND STAY UP TO DATE ON Facebook: www.facebook.com/CCSEarlyHeadStart

Endorsement

McGill rates CCS’ early childhood development program a resounding success – see attached independent evaluation report by McGill’s Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology:

http://ccs-montreal.org/mcgillehsreport

Early Head Start – Now in NDG

The CCS-Early Head Start (EHS) program for young children between the ages of 0-5 and their parents is now available in NDG! The program offers age-appropriate activities, based on the developmental needs of each child, with the goal of strengthening family relationships and preparing children for school. Workshops and support groups are organized for parents to share local resources that can support them in raising healthy families. Early Head Start Program provides all participating families an opportunity to interact with other families which in return strengthens the community.

Classes are offered on Mondays from 10am to 12pm and on Wednesdays from 1pm to 3pm at the St-Raymond Centre, 5600 Upper Lachine Street, NDG, Quebec, H4A 2A6

Registration can be done online via the following link: http://bit.ly/ehsndg

Please view and/or download the PDF version of the CCS-EHS NDG Bilingual Poster

PROMOTION: The first 10 families to register for EHS in NDG will receive a 20$ gift card to Ojeux store.*Terms and conditions apply

Please contact Amber-Chantelle Regier by phone at 514-937-5351 or by email at amberr@ccs-montreal.org to register or for more information. Registration is required and ongoing. Classes run until June.

Contact

To register for the CCS Early Head Start Program in NDG, please contact:
Amber-Chantelle Regier

Educator, CCS EHS NDG Program Coordinator

Telephone: 514-937-5351 ext 265
Email: amberr@ccs-montreal.org

FIND US AND STAY UP TO DATE ON Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/CCS-Early-Head-Start-NDG-100931788018968/

Little Learners

Little Learners is a cooperative early childhood education program focusing on school readiness skills of children 2-5 years old. Through child-focused learning experiences, children develop fine and gross motor skills, creativity, early numeracy and literacy skills as well as social skills. Parents are welcome to participate and encouraged to volunteer during teaching time. Workshops and meetings are organized to share resources and information with families and reduce isolation by providing a chance to engage with other families.

Little Learners takes place at Marcel-Giroux Community Centre in Verdun, Mondays to Thursdays from 9am to 12:30pm and Thursdays afternoon from 1:15pm to 3:15pm, thanks to our partnership with the city of Verdun.

Registration is required and ongoing. Classes run from September to June.

Please view and/or download the PDF version of the CCS Little Learners Bilingual Brochure.

Contact

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To register for CCS-Little Learners, please contact:
Sylvia Mignacca

Educator, CCS-Little Learners Program Coordinator

Telephone: 514-937-5351 ext 240
Email: sylviam@ccs-montreal.org

FIND US AND STAY UP TO DATE ON Facebook:
www.facebook.com/CCS-Children-Family-Programs-Verdun

Family Matters

A series of workshops for expecting parents and parents with children aged 0-5, based on “Nobody’s Perfect: a parenting education and support program” developed by Health Canada. The workshops take place at Marcel-Giroux Community Center in Verdun during two sessions: October & November and April & May. There are 8 workshops per session on Fridays from 11 am to 1 pm.

Please view and/or download the PDF version of the CCS-Family Matters Bilingual Brochure.

Contact

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To register for CCS-Family Matters, please contact:
Sylvia Mignacca

CCS-Family Matters Program Facilitator

Telephone: 514-937-5351 ext 240

Email :sylviam@ccs-montreal.org

FIND US AND STAY UP TO DATE ON Facebook:
www.facebook.com/CCS-Children-Family-Programs-Verdun

TLC: Tender Loving Care Preschool

TLC is a bilingual preschool for children 2-4 years old, offering 3 separate classes based on the ages of the children. TLC offers a place for children to learn through play, conversation & language skill development, and school readiness & developmental skills. TLC is a unique program in the sense that it is affordable due to active fundraising involvement of all participating families. The school also receives help from donations and support from organizations such as CCS. Located in LaSalle, the program is a good starting point for children who need part time schooling before they enter kindergarten as it prepares them for the new challenges they will face in an elementary school.

Contact

For more information please visit TLC's website at www.tlclasalle.org