Early Years Centre

Early Years Centre

The Blue Mountain Elementary Early Years Centre connects parents, caregivers and service providers in Maple Ridge with programs, services, tools and resources to support families of young children from birth to school age.

This East Maple Ridge location provides information on parenting, early childhood resources, referrals, developmental screening and provides space for a variety of programs and services.


Hours of operation

The Early Years Centre is open Monday to Friday 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

The Early Years Centre coordinator or a service provider will be on-site everyday to answer your questions or provide a service or program.

Service providers

Service providers include:

  • The Ridge Meadows Child Development Centre
  • Ridge Meadows Association for Community Living
  • Family Education & Support Centre
  • Maple Ridge Library
  • Fraser Health
  • Westcoast Family Centres
  • Maple Ridge Pitt Meadows Community Services (including Child Care Resource & Referral)
  • School District 42 – Maple Ridge Pitt Meadows.
Early Years Centre schedule

The most current schedule of Early Years Centre offerings can be located online at http://www.ridgemeadowsecd.ca/#!eyc/c54a or posted by the door of the centre at Blue Mountain Elementary.

Please note that access to the centre is outside at the front of the school. For more information, please contact Roberta O’Brien, EYC co-ordinator at rmecd@shaw.ca or call 604-916-1051 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. from Monday to Friday.

Our vision
Our vision is for every individual to feel valued and for all learners to reach their potential.
Our mission
Our mission is to support all individuals in their development as successful learners, and as respectful, caring and responsible members of society.