HIPPY Halton

HIPPY is a free program that serves qualified families in Oakville, Milton, and Burlington.


We send Home Visitors into the homes of qualified families and teach the parents how to prepare their children for success in Kindergarten and beyond.


The 30-week program is based on children's literature, with activity booklets and materials provided by HIPPY Halton

Prepare your child for success in school.

The HIPPY program is a 30-week free program based on children’s literature that serves qualified families in Oakville, Milton, and Burlington.

  • Weekly in-home support and training with a Home Visitor

  • Free materials – children’s books, activity packets, and supplies

  • Pre-school group events to learn social skills and expectations

  • Group meetings to develop parenting skills and build families’ community network 

  • Newcomer support to help reduce language and cultural barriers


Evidence-based curriculum

Outcomes for HIPPY Families

  • Children are prepared, confident and ready to learn as they enter school.

  • 3, 4 and 5-year-old children learn pre-reading, pre-writing and pre-math skills as well as social skills of learning.

  • Parents strengthen relationships with their children, their English literacy skills, and their understanding of schools’ expectations.

  • Parents become their children’s advocates in school and in the community.

  • Newcomer parents develop a peer group of other HIPPY Parents in their new community.

Happy, confident children, who love to learn.


We Need Your Support Today!

Invest in a child's future

Providing qualified families with knowledge, materials, and instruction to prepare their pre-school children for success in school and in life.


Charitable# 837847813 RR0001

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