About Family Space

About

We’re Your Family Space Quinte

Family Space Quinte Incorporated is a non-profit, charitable child and family organization governed by a volunteer board of directors. We have been serving children and families for over thirty years throughout the Quinte Region. Family Space is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to inclusive, barrier- free recruitment and selection processes.  Family Space Quinte Inc welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

Family Space Mission Statement

To provide a variety of quality services and supports to enhance the well-being, development and education of all children in partnership with caregivers, parents and community.

Family Space Programs include:

LICENSED HOME CHILD CARE

Licensed through the Ministry of Education, quality child care is provided from birth to 12 years of age in safe, warm agency approved and monitored homes.

Licensed Home Child Care

EARLY YEARS CENTRE

This program includes early learning programs/playgroups, pre-natal and parent education, early literacy, resources and support.

Programs

RESOURCE CONSULTANT PROGRAM

This program supports the inclusion of children with special needs in licensed childcare programs throughout Hastings County.

Resource Consultant Program

If you are a parent or caregiver of a child prenatally – age 12 who needs support, has questions, or programs to go to, we are your family place, in your neighbourhood. Family Space is your gateway to programs, services, and supports to benefit you and your family.

``Family Space has been wonderful with finding the right person for my child. Jane is just wonderful, respectful and very accommodating with our needs. You can tell Jane really loves being around kids and it shows. We couldn't be any happier with Jane, my daughter loves going everyday.``

Christine Naven

Family Space Parent

Family Space is an amazing organization and I love partnering with them in my home daycare. They gave me the support and guidance I needed to become a successful daycare provider.

Jane MacKinnon

Family Space Caregiver

Meet The Team

KELLY ALLAN

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

32 years’ Experience
RECE
Certificate Adult Education-Brock University
p: 613.966.9427 ext. 221

DONNA KAYE

EARLY LITERACY SPECIALIST

37 years’ experience
RECE
p: 613.966.9427 ext. 270

HOLLY OLMSTEAD

EARLY YEARS FACILITATOR

36 years’ experience
RECE
p: 613.966.9427 ext. 243

TRACIE HITCHON

RESOURCE CONSULTANT & EARLY YEARS ASSISTANT FACILITATOR

11 years experience
RECE, CYW
p: 613.966.9427 ext. 245

JAN DEMARAY

RESOURCE CONSULTANT

40 years’ experience
BA in psychology, RECE
p: 613.966.9427 ext. 222

JANETTE ANDERSON

ADMINISTRATIVE STAFF

47 years’ experience
Diploma in Home Economics
U of A – Adult Education
p: 613.966.9427 ext. 229

GINNY JONES

EARLY YEARS PROGRAM COORDINATOR

39 years’ Experience
RECE
p: 613.966.9427 ext. 228

TRACEY WELLS

EARLY YEARS FACILITATOR

24 years’ experience
BA – Sociology, RECE
p:613.966.9427 ext. 238

KEALYN SHEPPARD

EARLY YEARS FACILITATOR

17 years’ experience
Turo Institute of Early Childhood Education
p: 613.966.9427 ext. 236

LINDA GREY

RESOURCE CONSULTANT

33 years’ experience
RECE, RT Certificate
613-966-9427 ext 224

ANNE KEITH

RESOURCE CONSULTANT

39 years’ experience
RECE, RT Certificate
p: 613.966.9427 ext. 244

CAROLINE ZAWADZKA

EARLY YEARS FACILITATOR

10+ Years of Experience
Environmental Educator
p: 613.966.9427 ext. 233

TAMMY WAITE

FINANCIAL COORDINATOR

21 years’ experience
BA Business / Economics
p: 613.966.9427 ext. 231

TINA KINMOND

EARLY YEARS FACILITATOR

21 years’ experience
SSW
p: 613.966.9427 ext. 241

AMY MCGUINNESS

RESOURCE CONSULTANT

15 years’ experience
RECE, DSW
p: 613.966.9427 ext. 227

DONNA RODGERS

RESOURCE CONSULTANT

47 years’ experience
Bachelor of Social
Development / Social Work
Human Services Management Diploma
RECE
p: 613.966.9427 ext. 230

THELMA PERRY

EARLY YEARS FACILITATOR

35 years’ experience
RECE

ROBIN GOLLA

EARLY YEARS ASSISTANT

16 years’ experience
RECE

LISA ELLIOT

HOME VISITOR - LICENSED HOME CHILD CARE

30 years’ experience
RECE
p: 613.966.9427 ext. 223

JULIE HICKEY

EARLY YEARS FACILITATOR

34 years’ experience
RECE
Certificate Adult Education-Brock University

DIANA BEATTY

RESOURCE CONSULTANT

18 years’ experience
RECE, DSW
p: 613.966.9427 ext. 232

WENDY HAYSTEAD

RESOURCE CONSULTANT

28 years’ experience
RECE, RT Certificate
p: 613.966.9427 ext. 226

JESSICA MULHOLLAND- SUDDARD

EARLY YEARS ASSITANT

2 years’ experience
Photojournalism Diploma
RECE
p: 613.966.9427 ext. 239

Family Space Quinte

100 Station St
Belleville Ontario
K8N 2S5

613.966.9427



Family Space is an Early Years Centre.

CANADA HELPS

Donate to Family Space Quinte; A registered not-for-profit charitable agency.

DONATE

Child Care Resources

Email Us