Corner Brook Resource Centre

For Families and Children

Our centre helps to support families by offering chances for children to socialize with other children, and gives parents the opportunity to meet other families.  Our playroom is set up with areas to provide a chance for your child to paint, use play dough, build with blocks, imaginary and dress up play and have fun. Playgroup consists of playtime, singing songs and sharing at Circle Time, and a healthy snack.

The Family Outreach Resource Centre offers:

  • drop-in playgroups at our playroom on Union Street
  • a Kindergarten readiness program for four year olds called “Pre-Kindergarten”
  • age specific programs that focus on various developmental and social areas such as music, gross motor, cooking, art etc.
  •  a Toy Lending Library that families can borrow toys and books for their children.

For Parents

The Family Outreach Resource Centre offers a variety of Parent and Family programs through out the year on a rotating and on-going basis. Our goal is to enhance positive parenting skills. 

Some topics that are covered in our programs are as follows:
  • Life Skills
  • Cooking
  • Budgeting
  • Self Care 
  • Healthy Living/Lifestyle

All  programs are FREE of charge with childcare and transportation provided. Please refer to our monthly newsletters for a scheduled programs and times.

Car Seat Safety Checks

Car Seat safety checks are available upon request. You can call 709-634-2316 to arrange a time to have your car seat checked.
To view installation videos visit our Facebook page and click announcements .
If you are pregnant and need a car seat installed you should make arrangements by 32 weeks of pregnancy.  There is no guarantee we will be able to install your seat before baby arrives otherwise.