Welcome Parenting Journey!

As of April 1, 2016 the Parenting Journey program that was formerly with Cumberland Early Intervention has moved to Maggie's Place Family Resource Centre. Sheri MacDonald, Family Support Interventionist with Parenting Journey, can now be contacted at Maggie's Place at 902-667-7250. Referrals can be faxed to 902-667-0585. We're excited to have Sheri with us! More information on the Parenting Journey program will be posted at a later date.

Contact us for details!

Early Years Screening

For children ages 1-4 years. Talk to multiple professionals and gain valuable information in the following areas: child development, mental health, nutrition, dental, speech & language, literacy. Wednesday, September 14th with appointments available from 9am-7pm. Located at 11 Elmwood Drive, Amherst.

Call Maggie's Place to register at 902-667-7250!

Back to School Supplies

School supplies will be available for pick-up at Maggie’s Place from Monday, August 29th to Thursday, September 1st from 9am-4pm and Friday, September 2nd from 9am-12noon. In partnership with the Cumberland Public Libraries, filled backpacks will be available for pick-up during the same week at library branches throughout the County. The library branches throughout the County that have school supplies are: Advocate Harbour Library, Oxford Library, Parrsboro Library, Pugwash Library, River Hebert Library, and Springhill Library. These libraries are only giving out back packs during their regular hours of operation.

Check out more information here!