Our program is available to children residing in Bruce County from 2 years until full time school entry. A Preschool Resource Teacher will assess your child’s development. Your child may qualify if demonstrating difficulties in any of the following areas:
Gross Motor Balance, climbing and eye/hand co-ordination
Fine Motor Picking up objects, drawing and using scissors
Expressive/Receptive Language Talking, listening and understanding words
Self-help Feeding, dressing, grooming and toileting
Cognitive Thinking, matching, colours
Social Skills/Behaviour Play skills, attention and group participation
We recognize that parents are the single most important influence in their child’s life.
Your involvement and participation is important in planning and implementing your child’s program. We will arrange times that are convenient to meet with your family.
* Information received is always confidential and will not be shared without written parental permission.
Our Preschool Resource Teachers
Screening tools are used to assess your child’s development. An Individual Support Plan (ISP) is created based on your child’s current development and priorities of your family.
Visits can include the child care facility, community programs and homes to carry out goal plans and monitor progress.
If you are interested in this program for your child, please call the Preschool Resource Program Intake:
Bruce County Social Services & Housing Department Children’s Services Preschool Resource Program
30 Park Street Walkerton, ON N0G 2V0
1 (800) 265-3005 or 519-881-0431