Ilagiinut Kativvik

Ontario’s EarlyON program: Ilagiinut Kativvik (Where Families Gather)

Sewing and Beading Drop-In, Storytelling, Baby and Me, Muffins and coffee, Sewing, Prenatal Drop-In.

Check out our Program Schedule!

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