Hamilton Health Sciences

Site: Ron Joyce Children's Health Centre

Service: Infant Parent Program, Ron Joyce Children's Health Centre

Record #: IMP0233
Last Full Update: 19 Mar 2024

Contact Information

Office Phone 905-521-2100 ext. 77406
E-Mail ipp@hhsc.ca
Website www.hamiltonhealthsciences.ca/mcmaster-childrens-hospital/areas-of-care/developmental-pediatrics-and-rehabilitation/infant-parent-program/

Description and Service Details

Description (Service)

Provides a variety of services to children 0-2.5 years old and their families. Team includes infant-parent specialists, a psychometrists, a psychologist, and a speech-language pathologist.


Services include:

  • parenting workshops
  • in-home sessions with Infant-Parent Program clinicians
  • developmental assessments
  • consultation with a speech-language pathologist

Workshops are 8 sessions in length for parents and caregivers of children under 6 and are run several times each year. Snacks, prizes, transportation assistance, and limited free childcare are available.

Sessions include:

  • COPEing with Toddler Behaviour
  • Right from the Start
  • Circle of Security Parenting

More information about each session available on the website.


Mon - Fri 8am to 5pm

Areas Served Hamilton
Eligibility Parents of newborns, infants, and toddlers.

To register for the workshops fill out the online application form.

Languages English
Fees None

Site Information

Located In Community Hamilton
Address & Map
325 Wellington St N
Hamilton, ON
Canada L8L 0A4

Categories and Classification

Parenting Main Categories Community Supports ; Mental Health ; Physical Health ; Special Needs
Parenting Sub-Categories Child Mental Health Supports ; Child Physical Health ; Family Support ; Family Supports ; Parenting Supports ; Perinatal/Pregnancy/Postnatal ; Speech/Language
Service Categories Child Development Classes

Agency Overview