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Baby Talk

What is Baby Talk?

Baby Talk is a weekly drop-in group for parents and their babies ages birth to one year. The group is run by the Ontario Early Years Centre. A Public Health Nurse from the Leeds, Grenville and Lanark District Health Unit attends once or twice a month depending on the location.

Baby Talk groups are a great chance to:

  • Ask questions about infant feeding, growth and development and parenting
  • Learn about what is available in your community
  • Meet other parents
  • Find out what to expect with your new baby!

For more information on Baby Talk please call 1-800-660-5853 and ask to speak with a Public Health Nurse.

Baby Talk Schedule

The Baby Talk group is run by the Ontario Early Years Centre. A Public Health Nurses attends once or twice a month depending on the location.

See below to find a Baby Talk group near you!

Attention Parents! Please note that Baby Talk will NOT be running over the summer in Smiths Falls, Perth, Carleton Place and Almonte. All families are encouraged to attend other playgroups offered through the EarlyON centres. A complete schedule can be found online.

Attention Parents! Please note that Baby Talk will NOT be running over the summer in Almonte. All families are encouraged to attend other playgroups offered through the EarlyON centres. A complete schedule can be found online.

A Public Health Nurse will be available at the MORNING playgroups on the following dates:

Almonte – July 24, August 20, 2018

Please check the EarlyON summer calendar for locations of groups over the summer.

Ontario Early Years Centre Commonwealth Public School
166 Pearl Street East, Brockville, Ontario
Day: Tuesdays (a Public Health Nurse attends the third Tuesday of the month)
Time: 2:00pm–3:00pm

Attention Parents! Please note that Baby Talk will NOT be running over the summer in Carleton Place. All families are encouraged to attend other playgroups offered through the EarlyON centres. A complete schedule can be found online.

A Public Health Nurse will be available at the MORNING playgroups on the following dates:

Carleton Place – July 12, August 8, August 29, 2018

Please check the EarlyON summer calendar for locations of groups over the summer.

Ontario Early Years Centre
375 William Street South, Gananoque, Ontario
Day: Thursdays (a Public Health Nurse attends the first Thursday of the month)
Time: 1:30pm–3:00pm

Ontario Early Years Centre
2969 County Road #43, Kemptville, Ontario
Day: Wednesdays (a Public Health Nurse attends every fourth Wednesday of the month)
Time: 1:30pm–3:00pm

Attention Parents! Please note that Baby Talk will NOT be running over the summer in Perth. All families are encouraged to attend other playgroups offered through the EarlyON centres. A complete schedule can be found online.

A Public Health Nurse will be available at the MORNING playgroups on the following dates:

Perth – July 18, August 16, 2018

Please check the EarlyON summer calendar for locations of groups over the summer.

Attention Parents! Please note that Baby Talk will NOT be running over the summer in Smiths Falls. All families are encouraged to attend other playgroups offered through the EarlyON centres. A complete schedule can be found online.

A Public Health Nurse will be available at the MORNING playgroups on the following dates:

Smiths Falls – July 3, July 31, August 28, 2018

Please check the EarlyON summer calendar for locations of groups over the summer.