Below is a list of programs offered through the Eastern Shore Family Resource Association. Click on the program's name for more information. Registration is required for all programs unless otherwise stated.  Also, a completed Health Check-In is required each morning before attendance.

An interactive Family Literacy program for parents/caregivers and their children between 3-5 years old.

Jump, Jiggle, Jive

An activity based program to engage all the wiggly parts.

Children aged 12-24 months and their parent/guardian. Children must be 12 months old on or before September 1st, 2020)

A program bringing new parents together to share and learn more about their babies growth, behavior, and other needs. Available until the child is one year old. 

A program for one (1) to four (4) year old children with a goal of fun. Available virtually for those who had been enrolled in 2020 Fall Programs. Virtual programs will happen on December 4, 11 & 18 with tickets to be acquired for attendance.

Ready to Learn

A two day a week program for children aged 3 - 5 years designed to focus on social emotional development. This is a pilot program and requires participants to attend both days.

Please note that children must be 3 years old on or before September 1st, 2020 to attend.

An interactive Early Learning program for parents/caregivers and their children that are between the ages of 1-3 years old.

Offering expectant families a relaxed, interactive and informative approach to learning. The program goal is to create a balance between important information that is current best practice while allowing time for families to openly share their concerns and stories as their comfort allows.

During the 2020-21 Program Year, the program is being presented virtually by our Healthy Beginnings Home Visitor - Samantha Vatcher. Offering 3 sessions (Fall, Winter and Spring) the program is available to expectant parents primarily in the Eastern Shore area.

Registration is NOT required for the following programs!

Due to the Covid - 19 situation Drop-in Programs are not currently offered during the 2020-21 year.

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Civic Address:
5228 HWY 7, Suite 203
Porters Lake Shopping Centre
Porters Lake, NS
B3E 1J8

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 53
Porters Lake, NS
B3E 1M1


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Phone Number:
(902) 827-1461

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(902) 827-1464


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