Provincial Reports & Links

All of the tools used in Simcoe County’s program evaluation practices are available here. Other tools are developed by the DAC for specific EarlyON Child and Family Centre projects as needed. Also take advantage of the listing of provincial reports and resources available for DAC’s and program planners to find out more about what is happening in other communities.

EarlyON Websites and Best Start Reports from Across Ontario

Niagara: Understanding the Early Years
Superior North: School Readiness & Superior North Community Report Cards
Durham: Child Care, Children’s Programs & Best Start
Ottawa: Parent Resource Centre Program Effectiveness Data Analysis Coordinators
Ottawa: Social Planning Council of Ottawa
Waterloo: A Community Fit for Children
Toronto: Community Data Group
Brant: Brant County Health Unit Early Child Development Reports
Haldimand-Norfolk: Health Unit Website Reports – EDI, Child Development & Local Profiles
Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph: A Report Card-The Well-Being of Children Aged Birth 0-6

Other Evaluation and Early Years Reference Sites

With Our Best Future in Mind: Report to the Premier by the Special Advisor on Early Learning, Pascal, C. (2009)
The Community Toolbox
Everything you wanted to know about Logic Models but were Afraid to Ask, Schmidtz, C.C. & Parsons B.A.
Harvard Family Research Project: Evaluation Publications & Resources
Connecting with Parents in the Early Years, Mendoza J., Katz, L., Robertson, A., & Rothenburg D. (2003)
Archives of Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine: Use these Archives to search for articles on a wide range of topics including Child Development, Outcomes, and Early Intervention