Elmira Family Centre 

Welcome to the Elmira Family Centre!

We are part of a hub where parents can access programs and services that support their child's healthy development.

Community programs and services for families

See our monthly calendar for a schedule of community programs and services offered through the centre. These programs and services help support:

  • Parenting and early learning
  • Early childhood education
  • Public health and wellness
  • Referral information and resources


We are part of a hub for children and families, co-located with Riverside Public School and the Elmira Children's Centre on the second floor at 250 William St. in Elmira.

Booking space for your program or service

To book a room, call 519-575-4400 ext. 3699.  All Region or community run programs and services for families and children are welcome.

We have seven multi-purpose rooms available, including a large play room and small kitchen servery.

Hours of operation

Some programs and services operate at scheduled times, but the centre is available for use six days a week.


Monday 8:00 am to 6:00 pm

Tuesday 8:00 am to 9:00 pm

Wednesday 8:00 am to 6:00 pm

Thursday 8:00 am to 6:00 pm

Friday 8:00 am to 6:00 pm

Saturday 8:00 am to 5:00 pm


We are closed for all statutory holidays.

Labour Day

Thanksgiving Monday

Remembrance Day

Christmas Day through to and including New Year's Day

Family Day

Good Friday

Easter Monday

Victoria Day

Canada Day

Civic Holiday

There will be a two week closure period mid summer


We are on the second floor of the building and are wheelchair accessible, with elevators at the main entrance.

Getting here

The centre is located along the GRT bus route 21. It is a nine-minute walk from the closest bus stop at Church and Snyder.


Available in the front or rear lots at the school. Accessible parking is available closest to the building.