Services Provided:

Early Years Services provide a variety of support and educational programs,  offered at the Early Years Centre, located 33570 11th Avenue (Windebank Elementary School) in Mission.

The programs support families with young children aged 0-6 years,  in building healthy relationships and community networks.  Our location 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 Center 
Windebank Elementary School
33570 11th Avenue, Mission B.C.
P:   604.826.6194