Welcome to Strongstart!

Dr. Thomas A Swift Strongstart will be starting up again on Monday, September 26th. Strongstart will be closed Thursday, Sept 29 and Friday, Sept 30 due to school closure days.

Nature Thursdays will begin on October 6th at Bateman Park. We look forward to seeing you there!

StrongStart Early Years Program for preschoolers. -

StrongStart is an Early Years Program for parents/care givers and preschoolers from new born to 5 year olds. The children and parents/caregivers play, interact and enjoy a snack, all facilitated by a certified Early Childhood Educator. This is a great program for learning social and emotional skills and for moms to connect and share common bonds. Bring a birth certificate when registering a child for the first time.
Here are some important things to remember.

  • Drop in Monday to Friday from 8:30 - 11:30 am 
  • Come to the Outside door of Room 116 to enter.
  • There is a limit of 20 people.
  • If anyone is not well, please stay home.
  • Hand washing and sanitizing upon entry.

Nature Thursdays 

On Thursdays Ms. Lise will meet you at the upper parking lot at Bateman Park (by the playground). The group will leave the playground area at 9:00 am sharp so arrive early to park and join the group.

Swift StrongStart Hours:
Monday to Friday:  8:30 am - 11:30 am
Swift Strong Start Facilitator - Lise Price

StrongStart is closed on Pro-D days and during the Winter and Spring Breaks. StrongStart is also closed over the summer.

Strong Start is a parent and child program designed for children 0 to 5 years old.  When you come for the first time please bring your child's birth certificate or passport in order to register them for the program.  Welcome!

Visit the BC Ministry's Strong Start Website