Services Provided:

Early Years Services provide a variety of support and educational programs,  offered at the Early Years Centre locations (CCRR is at Room A184 (Annex) at Heritage Park Middle School, 33700 Prentis Avenue in Mission, and Family Place is at Room 125, Mission Central Elementary School, 7466 Walton Street, Mission).

The programs support families with young children aged 0-6 years,  in building healthy relationships and community networks.  Our locations offers a welcoming, nurturing and respectful environment where parents and their children can spend quality time together  through a choice of programs that meet their needs.

Hours of Operation:

Our services at the Early Years Centre operate year round with both a regular schedule (September-June) and a Summer Schedule (July 1-Labour Day).

We are closed for all major holidays.

Regular Service Hours are:

Monday, Tuesday and Friday  8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Wednesday and Thursday  8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.

We are closed from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm for lunch

For further information about our services email us at or call 604-826-6194


Early Years Programs include:

Child Care Resource and Referral (CCRR)

      • Supports families with referrals, subsidy assistance, parenting information and workshops.
      • Child Care providers are supported with referrals, professional development, networking opportunities, and consultation services

Toy Lending Library

      • Offers high quality educational and interactive toys and games
      • Open Monday, Wednesday, Friday mornings
      • Families who are registered can borrow toys for up to three weeks to enjoy at home.

Community (Family Place and Tree House) Drop-ins

      • Opportunities for you and your child to interact with others while developing social skills
      • Parents benefit from meeting other parents and sharing information and support
      • Serves families with children 0-6 years of age

Keep Calm and Carry on

      • A weekly program that offers parent support and parenting information
      • Includes a light dinner with child minding

Nobody’s Perfect

      • An interactive parenting program for families with children 0-5 years
      • Learn about child development, health and behaviours

Mother Goose

      • A fun and interactive program for parents and children 0-23 months
      • Enjoy learning new rhymes, songs and stories
      • Program runs for 10 weeks

Triple P Parenting

      • A parent education program for parents of children aged 2-12 years
      • Light refreshments and child-minding are provided

MCSS Early Years:

CCRR is at Room A184, Heritage Park Middle School, 33700 Prentis Ave., Mission.

Family Place is at Room 125, Mission Central Elementary School, 7466 Walton St., Mission.  

Phone:   604.826.6194