What is the Parent Resource Centre?
The Resource Centre is a lending Centre for families and children involved with Lansdowne Children’s Centre
Parents can borrow:
- Toys - therapeutic toys, games, puzzles
- Equipment to help with home programs, school or day care
- Resource information offering a large selection of books, videos, reference files and pamphlets with a wide variety of topics from feeding and nutrition, to toilet training and behaviour strategies.
The Parent Resource Centre also has:
Sales display – A sales display cabinet is available where families can purchase hard to find items specific to the needs of their child. Some of these items include Pencil Grips, Sign Language Books, Hand Writing without Tears supplies, Keyboarding Software, Can Child Kits, and Specialty Scissors.
The Resource Centre is located in the front entrance of Lansdowne Children’s Centre and is open Monday to Thursday 8:00am to 8:00pm and Friday 8:00am to 3:30pm
Who is eligible to use the Parent Resource Centre?
Anyone using services offered through Lansdowne Children’s Centre is welcome and encouraged to use our Resource Centre.
What can I expect?
A borrower’s card is issued and enables you to sign out up to 4 items at a time. The usual length of time an item can be borrowed is 3 weeks. If you are not finished with the item you can call and sign it out again. Ask the receptionist for details.
Is there a fee?
No, all of our services are free. All you need to do is apply for a borrower’s card
How do I apply for a Borrower’s Card?
Borrower Card applications are available at the Reception desk. Your card will be available the next week.