Early Childhood Play Group


Early Childhood Play Groups



Early Childhood Play Groups programs bring together small, stable groups of children ages 3 to 6. The groups meet regularly to play and make friends. Under the guidance of highly trained professionals, children are supported to learn new skills while engaged in mutually enjoyable play activities.

The programs offered once, twice or three times weekly Tuesday, Wednesdays and Thursdays in one hour sessions. Programs run from from September to June yearly.


Registration Steps

To ensure our programs are the right fit for your child please follow the Registration Steps listed below BEFORE registering your child (novice player or expert player).
Registration for Fall Programs Opens June 1st, 2019 at 6:00 am. Please check back then for an active link to register.

Step 1Take our FREE Online Family TrainingClick here to register
Step 2Read the Parent Handbook Download Parent Handbook
Step 3Speak with our Intake CoordinatorClick here to speak to our coordinator
Step 4Register an Expert Player (peer, classmate, sibling, friend, cousin).Click here to register
Step 5Register a Novice Player (Child with autism or related needs).Registration Opens June 1st, 2019
More Questions?Click here for frequently asked questions.

Fall 2019 Early Childhood Programs

Please Note: Early childhood programs are for children ages 3 through 5. Children currently in preschool programs. Children must be 3 or before December 31, 2018 to attend. Children must be fully toliet trained or wear pull ups while attending the programs.

DaysTimesAgesStart DateEnd DateNovice PlayerExpert Player
Tuesdays 9:30-10:30Ages 3 to 5Sept 2019June 20202 Spaces (Fee $5200)1 Space (Free)
Tuesdays 11:00-12:00Ages 3 to 5Sept 2019June 20202 Spaces (Fee $5200)1 Space (Free)
Tuesdays 1:00-2:00Ages 3 to 5Sept 2019June 20202 Spaces (Fee $5200)1 Space (Free)
Wednesdays 11:00-12:00Ages 3 to 5Sept 2019June 20202 Spaces (Fee $5200)1 Space (Free)
Thursdays9:30-10:30Ages 3 to 5Sept 2019June 20202 Spaces (Fee $5200)1 Space (Free)
Thursdays11:00-12:00Ages 3 to 5Sept 2019June 20202 Spaces (Fee $5200)1 Space (Free)
Thursdays1:00-2:00Ages 3 to 5Sept 2019June 20202 Spaces (Fee $5200)1 Space (Free)

All Friend 2 Friend Play Centre Programs combine the award-winning Integrated Play Groups®Friend 2 Friend Autism Demystification® and SCERTS® models. The Play Centre programs are inclusive peer play and friendship intervention and educational programs. Our programs focus on the development of the social, communication, emotional regulation and peer play competencies of all the children participating in these specialized programs. For detailed service information click here.