Programs & Services

Ojibway meaning…”Our Children, our Sacred Gifts” …One of the many sacred gifts “Gizhi Manidoo” the Creator has given to us to be responsible for.

Ekwaamjigenang Children’s Centre (ECC) has a license capacity of 63 childcare spaces for ages 0-6 years. The trained staff provides a culturally based positive learning environment for the children through a variety of weekly planned activities. The centre is inspected annually under the Day Nurseries Act Regulations.


Ekwaamjigenang Children’s Centre follows the principles of Emergent Curriculum. The goal of Emergent Curriculum is to enhance children’s SPICES development (Social, Physical, Intellectual, Creative, Emotional, and Spiritual growth) based on individual and group strengths/needs.

Ekwaamjigenang Children’s Centre is continually striving to provide the highest quality care to the children of this community.

Waiting List Application Form – Updated 2018

The latest posts from MCFN Ekwaamjigenang Children’s Centre

MCFN Splashpad Options

July 29th, 2021|0 Comments

On behalf of the Community Splashpad Project Committee we request your input and support to assist in selecting items for a Splashpad.  The main goal is to Plan, Design and Construct a Community Splashpad at [...]

Celebration of the 2021 Kindergarten Graduates

July 26th, 2021|0 Comments

JK Class of 2021 who attended Ekwaamjigenang Children’s Centre. You are invited to your drive through Graduation Procession. Call 905-516-6000 before  August 17 at noon to register. When: Thursday August 19, 2021 Time:   4:00 pm [...]

Pre-apprenticeship skilled trades programs

July 12th, 2021|0 Comments

Click on the programs you may be interested in and apply directly through links below Cook   Machinist – Full-time and Part-time intakes   Welding– Full-time and Part-time intakes   We are [...]

On Reserve In-Person Summer School Programming:

June 17th, 2021|0 Comments

2319 3rd Line Road, Ohsweken, ON  Indigenous Grade 8 Literacy/Numeracy Program This program provides on reserve Indigenous pupils the opportunity to improve their skills in Literacy and Numeracy. The program will be face to face and is [...]