Ilagiinut Kativvik

Ilagiinut Kativvik (Where Families Gather)

Sewing and Beading Drop-In, Mondays, 4 pm to 7 pm. (Dinner and bus tickets).
Breakfast: Storytelling, Tuesdays, 10 to noon, 12 pm; Muffins and coffee, Sewing Tuesdays, 1 pm to 3 pm. (Brunch and bus tickets).
Prenatal Drop-In, Wednesdays, 10 to 12 pm. (Breakfast and bus tickets). More programming coming in January!!
Breakfast: Baby and Me, Thursdays 10 to noon, 12 pm; Muffins and coffee, Sewing Thursdays, 1 pm to 3 pm. (Brunch and bus tickets).
Breakfast: Sensory/messy play, Fridays 10 to noon, 12 pm. (Brunch and bus tickets).
Cultural Connections Family Drop-In, Saturdays 1 to 4 pm. (Lunch and bus tickets).

Ontario’s EarlyON program, Ilagiinut Kativvik provides programs and services to children 0-6 years and their families. These programs support the bond between child and parent/caregiver, foster cultural knowledge, pride and identity, enhance child development, promote early literacy skills and support healthy pregnancies.

Programs include:
 Parent Child drop in
 Monthly guest speakers at Parent Child drop in
 Foster/Adoptive Support Group
 Family Culture Program
 Sewing Program
 Parent
 Field trips/outings
 Elder involvement in programs
 CAS Access visits
 Parent outreach
 Family Kitchen
 Parent Cooking Classes


Pre/Post Natal Program:
 Weekly program for pregnant women and partners
 Baby and Me
 Elder Involvement
 Birthing Support as needed
 Healthy meals and snacks during programs
 Guest speakers
 Individual supports e.g. medical appointments, hospital visits
 Outreach and Referrals

Coordinator: Trish Beadle, 613-744-3133, ext 259

Ilagiinut CF Cultural Lead: Janice Oolayou,
Program Assistant: Julia Nauyuk,

FWB Assistant, Michayle Hay-Amarolik,

Evening Childcare Lead: Shannon Hamilton, 613-744-3133, ext. 217