Check It Out Drop In Sessions

Check It Out Drop In sessions are free at different locations throughout Hamilton. All parents with children under age six can come and ask questions about how their child is developing.

Hours and locations

Visit our Check It Out Drop In sessions on these dates. You do not have to register to come to a session.


Date: Wednesday May 9, 2018
Time: 5:30 to 7:30 pm

Hamilton Regional Indian Centre
34 Ottawa Street North, Hamilton

Call 905-549-4884 ext. 227 for more information.

Date: Tuesday May 15, 2018
Time: 9:30 to 11:30 am

Lake Avenue EarlyON Centre located in Lake Avenue School
157 Lake Avenue North, Hamilton

Call 905-512-3998 for more information.

Date: Friday May 25, 2018
Time: 10 am to 12 noon

Notre Dame EarlyON Centre located in École élémentaire catholique Notre-Dame
400 Cumberland Avenue, Hamilton

Call 905-528-0163 ext 3229 or 905-549-3383 for more information.

Please note: This drop-in is in French.


Date: Tuesday June 5, 2018
Time: 9:30 to 11:30 am

Hamilton Mountain EarlyON Centre located in Helen Detwiler Elementary School
320 Brigade Drive, Hamilton

Call 905-385-3020 for more information.

Date: Tuesday June 12, 2018
Time: 10:30 am to 12:30 pm

Stoney Creek EarlyON Centre located in St. David Catholic Elementary School
33 Cromwell Crescent, Stoney Creek

Call 905-573-7905 for more information.

How to access

You do not have to register for these sessions.

Parents or legal guardians must give consent for professionals to see their child. If you cannot bring your child and wish to send them with someone else, ask the Ontario Early Years Centre for a Designate Form. Be sure to show the completed form to staff when you arrive.

Services available

The following professionals are at these sessions:

  • Early childhood educators
  • Early childhood resources teachers
  • Public health nurses
  • Speech and language pathologists
  • Mental health resources workers
  • Dental hygienists and infant parent therapists are at some locations

They can answer questions you may have about your child’s:

  • Behaviour
  • Eating
  • Growth and development
  • Reading skills
  • Speech and communication
  • Toilet training