Programs and Activities Quick Tip Sheets

Tips for providing opportunities for mastery and success for young refugee children

English: Tips for providing opportunities for mastery and success for young refugee children
French: Conseils pour fournir aux jeunes enfants réfugiés des occasions de maîtriser leurs habiletés et d’avoir du succès

Tips for creating a safe space for refugee families

English: Tips for creating a safe space for refugee families
French: Comment créer un endroit sécuritaire pour les familles réfugiées

Tips for helping refugee children understand and manage big feelings and challenging behaviours

English: Tips for helping refugee children understand and manage big feelings and challenging behaviours
French: Conseils pour aider les enfants réfugiés à comprendre et à gérer leurs émotions fortes et leurs comportements difficiles

Selecting Space for Mobile Care

Mobile Care is a valuable service for the families in your community. By offering child care in conjunction with settlement services in a variety of neighbourhoods; more newcomer families can benefit from your programs and be supported in their transition to Canadian society.Read More

Choosing Toys and Equipment for Mobile Care

Offering Mobile Care allows you to reach out to newcomer families in the community and provide child care while the parents participate and attend your settlement services. In offering this service you can reach a larger number of newcomer families and assist in their successful transitions to life in Canada. Read More

Infant Care in LINC Childminding Programs


Encouraging Positive Behaviours; The importance of routines and rules

Operating a school age program brings with it many varied responsibilities, one of which is to operate a safe program. Routines and rules help to reduce risks for both children and staff. Read more

Creating a Positive Play Environment for Infants

There many considerations to planning a successful program for newcomer infants. One important aspect of the planning is to create the right environment. This is a key aspect of having your infant care program stand out as a positive experience for both the infant and the family. Read more

Creating a Language Rich Environment

While newcomer infants are learning to speak they will be hearing words at home in their mother language and will be hearing words in English, their mother language and other languages while in your care. It is important to understand some simple words of the infants’ first language.Read more