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: Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Time: 9:30 to 11:30 am

Waterdown Ontario Early Years Centre
315 Dundas Street East, Waterdown

Call 905-689-9500 for more information.

Date: Thursday, July 13, 2017
Time: 10 am to 12 noon

Winona Rec Centre OEYC Program
255 Winona Road, Winona

Call 905-573-7905 for more information.

Date: Thursday, July 27, 2017
Time: 12:30 pm to 2:30 pm

Beasley Child and Family Centre
Located in Beasley Community Centre
145 Wilson Street, Hamilton

Call 905-521-0926 for more information.

Date: Wednesday, August 16, 2017
Time: 12:30 pm to 2:30 pm

Beasley Child and Family Centre
Located in Beasley Community Centre
145 Wilson Street, Hamilton

Call 905-521-0926 for more information.

Date: Tuesday, August 22, 2017
Time: 9:30 to 11:30 am

Helen Detwiler Elementary School OEYC Program
320 Brigade Drive, Hamilton

Call 905-305-3020 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

Check It Out Drop In's are provided by Hamilton Best Start.