Tumiralaat Child Care Centre
A licensed full day, year-round child care centre for Inuit children ages 18 months to 6 years.
Since its opening in 2008, Tumiralaat has focused on children’s early learning based on Inuit values regarding the development of self, family, community, resilience, learning, and respect for the environment.
- A rich learning environment (physical, social, emotional and language skills)
- Inuit values
- Inuktitut language
- Cultural storytelling
- Inuit traditions
- Individual and group play
- 3 hours of outdoor play daily
- Learning about ourselves, families and others
- Fair play: sharing and turn-taking
- Painting, sewing, beading
- Cultural performances of singing and drumming
- Allowing parents to study and work fulltime
- Licensing inspection results were in 100% compliance with Ministry of Education
- Assistant Deputy Minister, Jim Grieve, visited the Centre and gave the green light to pursue an on-site kindergarten program
City of Ottawa, Child Care Services
For more information or to see if child care spots are available, call Bea Alvarez, ext. 213 – email@example.com
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