Childcare


Help Wanted: Substitute Childcare Workers

The West Island Women's Centre is looking for a Substitute Childcare Worker  for the winter session. Our childcare service operates weekdays between 8:30 a.m. and 3 p.m. for mothers enrolled in our courses and activities. As a substitute worker, you will fill in for the regular staff as needed on an on-call basis. If you are looking for a new opportunity or are rejoining the work force and enjoy working with children, then this could be the thing for you! Requirements include a degree in early childhood education and/or experience in a related field.  Students are ...

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Fall Themes in WIWC Childcare

September and October Themes Week 1 and 2: All about Me and Getting to know the 'Lion Cub Room' Week 3 : Apples and Acorns Week 4 : Thanksgiving and Turkeys Week 5: Fall Harvest on the Farm Week 6: Fall leaves Week:7: Halloween week and Party

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Drop-In & Play!

Friday, December 13 & Monday, December 16 from 9:30 - 11:30, join childcare supervisor Iva Rooney in childcare for a mom and child drop-in play time!
Free and open to all!

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Halloween Party

Halloween Party
WIWC members don't wait! Get your tickets for the Halloween Kids Party Tuesday, October 30th, 1:00 - 2:30 Space is limited so reserve your spot now, $2.00 per child, available in childcare. 

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April Activities in Childcare are here!

Week 1: It will be a busy Monday through Thursday with making baskets, bunny hats, and hatching chicks as well as making Passover place mats and Seder cups. There will also be an Easter egg hunt on Thursday! Week 2: In honour of Earth Day on Tuesday we will be learning how to recycle using things found on the ground ( sticks, acorns etc.) and turn them into creative art. It would be great if each child brought in one or two small items that they found to turn into their own creation or collage. The latter part of the week we will paint and decorate Cherry ...

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Free Childcare

The Women’s Centre’s free childcare service is highly valued by our members. It enables mothers with preschool-aged children to participate in our daytime courses and activities. The service is available for all registered children from birth to 5 years. When space permits, the service is also available for school-aged children up to 8 years of age on board-wide pedagogical days. Suggestions are always welcome! Written suggestions can be left in the office for the Childcare Director. If you have any questions about our childcare service, please call the office at ...

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