StrongStart Early Learning Programs: Nelson, Balfour, Crawford Bay

Provides free, school-based, early learning drop-in group for pre-school aged children (0-5) and their families or caregivers.

Children have access to high-quality learning environments and benefit from social interactions while the adults who accompany them learn new ways to support learning, both at the program and at home.

StrongStart Schedule & Locations:

Balfour:  Redfish Elementary: Mondays: 9am - 12noon

Nelson:  Rosemont Elementary: Tuesdays & Wednesdays: 9am - 12noon
                Blewett Elementary: Thursdays & Fridays: 9am - 12noon

Crawford Bay: East Shore Family Place,(in the Crawford Bay School) 16159 Walkley Rd
                         Tuesdays, Wednesdays & Thursdays: 9am - 12 noon;  Phone: 250-227-9218 ext 5504

Note: Crawford Bay StrongStart not currently operating as of December 2018. Call Kootenay KIds Office for an update

Address / Contact Info

Kootenay Kids Society
312 Silica Street Nelson, BCV1L 4M5

Phone Numbers

Kootenay Kids Office : (250) 352-6678
Fax : (250) 354-2055

Hours of Operation

Kootenay Kids Office: Monday to Thursday: 9am - 3pm

Service Details

Geographic areas served: Nelson
Languages spoken: English

Web Links

Location Map

This program was last updated on 11 Dec 2018.