Programs & Services

Bright Start

bright start

A program for children aged 0-5 and their caregivers.


At Bright Start you can:

  • meet other parents with young children in your neighbourhood
  • meet one-on-one with dietitians, nurses, and counsellors – we’d love to answer your questions!
  • weigh your baby
  • get breast feeding support, pre/post-natal care, or immunizations
  • bring your (healthy) child for a check-up with a Physician or Nurse Practitioner
  • learn about the “topic of the day” with guest speakers
  • access bus tickets, door prizes, and $2 meal bags

Eligibility: This is a drop-in program, no registration needed.

Time and Location:

Bright Start ACCESS:
Tuesdays 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm at Access NorWest (785 Keewatin Street)

Bright Start WESTBROOK:
Thursdays 9:30 am – 11:30 am at Weston Community Centre (1625 Logan Avenue)

Bright Start GILBERT:
Fridays 9:30 am – 11:30 am at the Gilbert Park Gym (45C Gilbert Avenue)

Find Out More:

Contact Access NorWest at 204.938.5900

Click Here for the Bright Start poster