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Tahatikonhsotontie Head Start

Our Vision Statement:  Nurturing generations of strong spirits by providing resources to Families and Community that will empower self-identity as Aboriginal Children.

 

Functions & Activities

  • a morning pre-school program,
  • an afternoon drop in program,
  • afternoon & evening workshops,
  • resource lending program,
  • referrals, and
  • community events

 

Services & Initiatives

From September to June we offer the following programs:

Drop In Program:Tuesdays from 1:30-3:30pm Thursdays from 9:00-11:00am *This program allows parents/guardians to bring their children aged 0-6 to interact with other children to foster social growth. Parents also interact with one another and it is a comfortable, laid back atmosphere. This is a drop in program so everyone is welcome.

Morning Program:(by enrolment only) Monday, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays from 8:30-11:30am *Our Morning Program is licensed by the Child Care and Early Years Act (CCEYA). We use the High Scope curriculum model. Interactive & play based learning, cultural teachings, Mohawk language, and social skill development are some of the areas focused on. Bus transportation may be available upon request. This program is also by waiting list. To add your child to the waiting list, please call 613-396-6716. (Please no FB messages).

Afternoon Program:(by enrolment only) Monday to Friday from 8:30-11:30am *Our Afternoon Preschool Program is similar to the morning program but focuses on school readiness. It is also licensed by the Child Care and Early Years Act (CCEYA). We use the High Scope curriculum model for this program as well. Interactive learning, cultural teachings, Mohawk language, school readiness and social skill development are some of the areas focused on. Bus transportation may be provided upon request. This program is also by waiting list. To add your child to the waiting list, please call 613-396-6716. (Please no FB messages).

If you are interested in putting your child/children on any of our waiting lists, please call Kerri at 613-396-6716.

 

Events

Workshops: Community workshop (by sign up) are held bi-weekly and are open to community members. Workshop information, dates and details will be available on our Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/Tahatikonhsotontie/ and in the Tyendinaga Mohawk Territory monthly Newsletter. For more information or to sign up for any of these workshops, please call Carla at 613-396-6716.
 

Please watch our facebook page, MBQ website Calendar and the Tyendinaga Newsletter for future events.

Contact

Tahatikonhsotontie Head Start
9 Deserontyon Drive, Tyendinaga Mohawk Territory
K0K 1X0
Phone:  613-396-6716; FAX: 613-396-3409