Brant Family and Children's Services

Site: Brantford - Henry St

Service: Arthur Binkley Family Resource Centre

Record Details
Public Comments Covid-19 Update - Front line protection services remain available at all times to ensure delivery of essential services.

All urgent child protection concerns are to be directed to the main phone line 519-753-8681.

AfterHours protection services remain in place from 4:30 pm-8:30 am through the same line.

The office itself is closed. Most staff are working from home, with a bare minimum working in the office. Current Pandemic plans are in place.

Face to face visits are only held by appointment, where deemed absolutely necessary, after screening, and with PPE in place. Programming and access visits are being carried out via virtual means where possible.

Agency website has a webpage dedicated to COVID-19 where the community, parents and children can access information and resources as they become available online
Service Details
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm  
  • some programs may run in the evenings
Areas Served Brant County ; Brantford
Eligibility Children and their caregivers
Application Call or drop-in  
  • no application required
Languages English
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Brantford
Address & Map
14 Henry St
Brantford, ON N3T 5R7
Intersection Henry St and West St
Mailing Address PO Box 774 
Brantford, ON N3T 5R7
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description (Service) Family resource centre staffed with Early Childhood Educators and Social Workers designed to promote and enhance family living and foster independence and health among participants, families, and individuals  
Child Development Unit offers a variety of parent and child drop-in community-based programs aimed for children 0-6 years of age  
Programs include: 
  • EarlyON Child and Family Centres - check for program information
Contact Information
Office Phone 519-753-8681 ext 208
Fax 519-753-2052
Primary Contact Karen Bulmer, Manager Child Development Unit; Phone: 519-753-8681 ext 269
Alternate Contact Lori Vanderstelt, Child Development Unit Assistant; Phone: 519-753-8681 ext 208

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