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.

Download the 2019 Check it Out Clinic Schedule (PDF, 227 KB)


Date: Saturday, January 26, 2019
Time: 10 am to 12 noon

Queen Street EarlyON Child and Family Centre
Located in the Betty Brooks Community Centre

155 Queen Street North, Hamilton

For information call 905-521-0926


Date: Thursday, February 14, 2019
Time: 10 am to 12 noon

Helen Detwiler EarlyON Child and Family Centre
Located in Helen Detwiler Elementary School

320 Brigade Drive, Hamilton

For information call 905-574-9344 ext 818


Date: Tuesday, February 26, 2019
Time: 10 am to 12 noon

Winona EarlyON Child and Family Centre
255 Winona Road, Winona

For information call 905-546-2424 ext 1244


Date: Tuesday, March 5, 2019
Time: 9:30 to 11:30 am

Hillcrest EarlyON Child and Family Centre
40 Eastwood Street, Hamilton

For information call 905-545-5995


Date: Thursday, March 14, 2019
Time: 10 am to 12 noon

Beasley EarlyON Child and Family Centre
145 Wilson Street, Hamilton

For information call 905-546-2424 ext 4535


Date: Tuesday, March 26, 2019
Time: 9:30 to 11:30am

Marshall Memorial United Church
20 Gilbert Avenue, Ancaster
*parking off of Fiddler’s Green

For information call 905-574-9344 ext 820


Date: Wednesday, April 10, 2019
Time: 3 to 5 pm

Jeanne Scott Parent and Child Resource Centre
1475 Barton Street East, Hamilton

For information call 905-549-4276


Date: Thursday, April 25, 2019
Time: 10 am to 12 noon

Huntington EarlyON Child and Family Centre
87 Brentwood Drive, Hamilton

For information call 905-574-9344 ext 824


Date: Thursday, April 25, 2019
Time: 10 am to 12 noon

Hamilton Public Library - Central Location
55 York Boulevard, Hamilton

For information call 905-546-3200


Date: Saturday, April 27, 2019
Time: 10 am to 12 noon

St David EarlyON Child and Family Centre
33 Cromwell Crescent, Stoney Creek

For information call 905-573-7905


Date: Tuesday, May 7, 2019
Time: 9:30 to 11:30 am

Elizabeth Bagshaw EarlyON Child and Family Centre
350 Albright Road, Hamilton

For information call 905-308-2954


Date: Wednesday, May 8, 2019
Time: 10 am to 12 noon

Notre Dame/On y va Centre pour l’enfant et la famille
400 Cumberland Avenue, Hamilton

For information call 905-549-3383


Date: Tuesday, May 14, 2019
Time: 10 am to 12 noon

Niwasa EarlyON Child and Family Centre
785 Britannia Avenue, Hamilton

For information call 905-549-4884 ext 401


Date: Tuesday, June 4, 2019
Time: 9:30 to 11:30 am

Knox Presbyterian Church
23 Melville Street, Dundas
*entrance off Victoria Street

For information call 905-574-9344 ext 804


Date: Thursday, June 13, 2019
Time: 10 am to 12 noon

Helen Detwiler EarlyON Child and Family Centre
320 Brigade Drive, Hamilton

For information call 905-574-9344 ext 818


Date: Wednesday, July 17, 2019
Time: 11:30 am to 1:30 pm

Jeanne Scott Parent and Child Resource Centre
1475 Barton Street East, Hamilton

For information call 905-549-4276


Date: Thursday, August 15, 2019
Time: 10 am to 12 noon

Beasley EarlyON Child and Family Centre
145 Wilson Street, Hamilton

For information call 905-546-2424 ext 5251


Date: Thursday, August 22, 2019
Time: 10 am to 12 noon

Helen Detwiler EarlyON Child and Family Centre
320 Brigade Drive, Hamilton

For information call 905-574-9344 ext 818


Date: Thursday, September 19, 2019
Time: 10 am to 12 noon

Binbrook EarlyON Child and Family Centre/Memorial Hall
2600 Hwy 56, Binbrook

For information call 905-531-4459


Date: Tuesday, September 24, 2019
Time: 10 am to 12 noon

Hamilton Regional Indian Centre, Hamilton
34 Ottawa Street North, Hamilton

For information call 905-548-9593


Date: Tuesday, October 1, 2019
Time: 9:30 to 11:30 am

Prince of Wales EarlyON Child and Family Centre
77 Melrose Avenue North, Hamilton

For information call 365-336-4202


Date: Thursday, October 17, 2019
Time: 10 am to 12 noon

Cecil B Stirling EarlyON Child and Family Centre
340 Queen Victoria Drive, Hamilton

For information call 905-385-5374


Date: Tuesday, October 22, 2019
Time: 9:30 to 11:30 am

St Thomas the Apostle EarlyON Child and Family Centre
170 Skinner Road, Waterdown

For information call 365-336-6998


Date: Wednesday, October 23, 2019
Time: 2 to 4 pm

Jeanne Scott Parent and Child Resource Centre
1475 Barton Street East, Hamilton

For information call 905-549-4276


Date: Wednesday, November 13, 2019
Time: 10 am to 12 noon

Centre de Sante/On y va Centre pour l’enfant et la famille
1320 Barton Street East, Hamilton

For information call 905-528-0163 ext 3297


Date: Thursday, November 14, 2019
Time: 10 am to 12 noon

Beasley EarlyON Child and Family Centre
145 Wilson Street, Hamilton

For information call 905-546-2424 ext 5251


Date: Tuesday, November 19, 2019
Time: 10 am to 12 noon

St James the Apostle EarlyON Child and Family Centre
29 John Murray Street, Stoney Creek

For information call 905-560-2706


Date: Thursday, December 12, 2019
Time: 10 am to 12 noon

Helen Detwiler EarlyON Child and Family Centre
320 Brigade Drive, Hamilton

For information call 905-574-9344 ext 818


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 learning