Description & Services
Public Comments There may be special programs offered off site during the summer months. Call for more information.
Description (Service)
  • Functions as a family centre, offering children and their families a place to meet, learn, and grow together 
  • Offers programs to children at no cost to parents 
  • Provides family learning activities 
  • Provides an opportunity to learn about all local family services 
  • Provides Triple P (Positive Parenting Program) 
  • Offers Baby's Day Out Program to Infants under 1 year of age  
  • Provides Fair Start screening 
  • Offers a variety of workshops
 
Note: Lead agency is Children and Family Centre, Confederation College
Hours Hours vary for the different programs, visit website for more information
Dates Jul-Aug: Non-operational
Areas Served Thunder Bay
Eligibility Ages: 6 year(s) and under 
 
Parents or caregivers with children 6 years of age and younger
Application
  • Registration required for Fair Start Screening and Triple P Program 
  • No registration required for Best Start Hub programs
Languages English
Fees None
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-577-7456
Fax 807-622-8528
E-Mail sutch@confederationc.on.ca
Website www.yourbeststart.ca
Primary Contact Karen Sutch, Coordinator; Email: Karen.Sutch@confederationc.on.ca
Site Location Algonquin Avenue Public School, Rm 104
Located In Community Thunder Bay
Address 160 Algonquin Ave S
Thunder Bay, ON P7B 4T1
 
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Intersection Algonquin Ave S and Phyllis St
Mailing Address Box 398 
Thunder Bay, ON P7C 4W1
Physical Access Partially Accessible - Accessible on the main floor; Accessible washroom in the room
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Regional / Municipal - The District of Thunder Bay Social Services Administration Board, Children's Services