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Child and Family Services

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At the Town of Paradise, we understand that family comes first. That's why we offer a wide range of community programs and services. 

Registration for individual Programs for Child and Family Services is available Online through the Town’s Recreation Portal beginning on September 3, 2019.  If you have any questions, feel free to call (709) 782-6290 or email.

Parent and Tot Drop-in Class

Our Parent and Tot Program is a physical activity program for toddlers (ages 0-5 years) and their parent(s) or guardian(s). Games and activities provide young children with the opportunity to interact with other children, all while burning energy in a safe environment. Our recreation staff will be actively involved with the participants in each session, though children must be accompanied by an adult at all times. 

No registration required.

Time: Monday, Wednesday and Friday, 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.


September - October 18 outside: Paradise Double Ice Complex playground and green space. Rainy day location will be Resource Room B, Paradise Double Ice Complex.

October 21 - December 18 inside: Hedley Blundon Gymnasium, Paradise Double Ice Complex

*No Parent and Tot program on Friday, September 13

*No Parent and Tot program on Monday, October 21

Parent and Tot Halloween Party (Wednesday, October 30)

Join us in the Hedley Bludnon Gymnasium for some fun Halloween activities and treats. Be sure to wear your Halloween costumes!

Date and Time: Wednesday, October 30 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Location: Paradise Double Ice Complex 

Parent and Tot Christmas Party

Santa is coming to the Town of Paradise early to visit our tots. Come take part in our games, colouring sheets and treats at the Christmas party. Santa will also be available for pictures.

Date and Time: Wednesday, December 18; 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Location: Paradise Double Ice Complex 

Brighter Futures

Brighter Futures, a parent and tot program, in partnership with the Town of Paradise, is offering a free of charge, drop-in playgroup. Brighter Futures is open to parent(s) and caregiver(s) with children up to the age of six, who are interested in getting active.

Time: Tuesday, 1:00 to 2:00 p.m.

Location: Headley Blundon Gym, Paradise Double Ice Complex

The full Brighter Futures monthly schedule can be found on their website. For more information, please contact Brighter Futures at 709-739-8096.


Program Assistance Opportunities

The Town of Paradise helps provide opportunities to families who may be facing financial barriers. Please contact us if your child / children want to participate in community sports and recreation, but financial difficulties impeding their involvment. Contact Recreation and Community Services at 709-782-6290.