About Us

History

The Bonnyville and District Daycare Society became incorporated as a registered not-for-profit society in Alberta on November 23, 2011 and opened for business in April 2012. Effective September 1, 2022, Bonnyville and District Daycare and Bonnyville Youth Club merged to form The Ohana Centre. We operate from the Bonnyville Parent Child Center.

Mission

We provide quality childcare in a safe and caring environment.

Vision

We provide a safe and caring place for children to learn and grow. The program will provide a stimulating and diverse combination of creative, participatory, multicultural, structured and free play activities that focus on stimulating emotional, physical, social and cognitive development.

Values

-Opportunity
-Inclusion
-Empathy
-Safety

Governance

We encourage all parents to become members of the society and to attend our Annual General Meeting held each year by September 30th. The daycare is managed by a Board of Directors elected from the society’s membership.

Bonnyville and District Daycare Society current Board members:

  • Ashley Buchanan, Chair
  • Kristina Morris, Vice Chair
  • Sara Lavoie, Secretary
  • Victoria Bird, Treasurer
  • Byron Johnson, Director / Town of Bonnyville Councilor
  • Lise Danyluk, Director
  • Alyssa McKibbon, Director
  • Deandra Santos, Director

Interested in joining our Board? Email director@theohanacentre.ca.