Niwasa Head Start Preschool

Provides an early learning environment that follows Indigenous teachings and knowledge that help to support the growth and development of children and families.  Indigenous languages, drumming, dancing and story telling are embedded into every aspect of the program.  Child-led and land-based learning environments encourage meaningful connections with Mother Earth and the development of strong relationships with the natural world.  Head Start Preschool is a half day program offered in the morning and afternoon.  The program includes the following components:

  • Education
  • Health Promotion
  • Nutrition
  • Social Support
  • Parental Involvement

Funded by the Public Health Agency of Canada. 

Organizations that offer this Service
Niwasa Kendaaswin Teg
Sites that offer this Service
Niwasa Kendaaswin Teg Location
Sunday:
Closed

Monday:
8:30-11:30 13:00-16:00

Tuesday:
8:30-11:30 13:00-16:00

Wednesday:
8:30-11:30 13:00-16:00

Thursday:
8:30-11:30 13:00-16:00

Friday:
8:30-11:30 13:00-16:00

Saturday:
Closed

Mon-Fri
8:30-11:30 am
1-4 pm
Website: Website

785 Britannia Ave
Hamilton, ON
L8H 2B6

Eligibility

For First Nations, Inuit and Métis children and their families living in Hamilton

Areas Served
Hamilton
Fees
Fee
None
Languages
English
Mohawk
Ojibway
Application Instructions

Contact for information

Age Range
2 to 4 years
Last Full Update
April 27, 2021