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On Our Mark II Conference

Moving Forward Together...Supporting York Region Families with Children

Parents, neighbours, teachers and educators , business partners and service providers in York Region who are interested in promoting healthy child development from prenatal to early adulthood, are invited to attend the On Our Mark II Conference. The conference will be held on Tuesday, November 23rd from 8:00 to 4:30pm at the Sheraton Parkway Toronto North, Richmond Hill.

Plan to attend to hear Dr. Fraser Mustard, one of Canada's most compelling leaders and advocates for communities coming together to share responsibility in ensuring that all children have a chance to realize their potential. Participants will also enjoy luncheon speaker, Gordon Cressey.

York Region has been selected as one of 5 provincial demonstration sites to test and evaluate approaches to supporting good early child development and parenting - a positive step in terms of building community capacity to support action steps which will be identified on November 23rd.

Registration fee is $30.00 per person. For more information or to register, please contact Nelly Van de Elzen at the Simcoe York DHC. 1-877-258-8899 Toll free, e-mail her at