GRIT is celebrating its 40th anniversary!, and what better way to commemorate 40 years than to share 40 stories of impact.

We will be creating engaging video content to tell some of the impact stories GRIT has had over the years. But we can’t do it without your help!

Join our cause! 40th anniversary stories will pave the way for an amazing celebration of memories. We are looking for 100 donors to donate $100 each to help bring these stories to life. Thank you for your support in celebrating 40 years of GRIT!

As a trusted early child education program, we give families and community partners the resources, connections, skills and confidence they need to support every child’s learning and development.


Early Childhood Services

Young children with developmental delays or a disability can access educational programming to support their learning, participation and development for up to three years prior to grade one.

Specialized Services

GRIT’s Specialized Services provides more intensive ways of working with children who live with severe disabilities and offers enhance support to families who are currently accessing GRIT’s early childhood services or soon to be enrolled in GRIT.


The ASaP Project (Access, Support and Participation) partners with licensed childcare centres that commit to enhancing the quality of inclusive early learning and care through implementation of the evidence-based Pyramid Model.

Community Learning Workshop

GRIT staff and our community partners to learn together. Through teaching, learning and dialogue, people and ideas grow.  The 2021-22 series offers a variety of topics, research and best practices aimed to support the diverse interests and learning needs

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Including Aya

Aya was born with unique challenges. With love and grit her remarkable mother Nadine includes Aya in family, community and school to capture all life has to offer.

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