Community - Adults and Children

qχeləc, nə́c̓əmat θəɬ kʷθə šxʷqʷeləwən

Many Voices, One Mind

Useful Websites

View the categories below to find helpful organizations that work in these fields with links to their websites for more information.


Aboriginal Head Start Association
The Aboriginal Head Start Association of British Columbia provides support to the Urban AHS sites in BC. We do this in a variety of ways.
www.ahsabc.net

The Children's Foundation
Works to improve the lives of children by helping children heal from trauma, build healthy relationships, self-confidence and more.
www.childrens-foundation.org

BC Children's Hospital
Providing expert care for BC's ill or injured children from newborns to adolescents.
www.bcchildrens.ca

Health Canada - First Nations and Inuit Health 
http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca/fniah-spnia/index-eng.php

Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (British Columbia)
Programs and services play a key role in achieving the goals of Gathering Strength - Canada's Aboriginal Action Plan. Gathering Strength has four main themes: renewing the partnership; strengthening Aboriginal governance; developing a new fiscal relationship and; supporting strong communities, people and economies.
www.ainc-inac.gc.ca

Indian Residential School Survivors Society
http://irsss.ca/

Government of British Columbia
www.gov.bc.ca

Dial-A-Dietitian
Free Nutritional Information just a call or click away! You can speak to a registered dietitian for nutrition information and advice, to answer general and medical nutritional questions. Vancouver Area: 604.732.9191 or Toll Free in BC: 1.800.667.3438
www.dialadietitian.org

Nursing Services at HealthLinc BC
Toll Free: 1.866.889.4700
www.healthlinkbc.ca

Poison Info Line for Public
Answered by nurses and pharmacists
Toll Free: 1.800.567.8911

About Autism Spectrum Disorder
www.mcf.gov.bc.ca/autism

BC Health File on Breastfeeding
http://www.healthlinkbc.ca/healthfiles/pdf/hfile70...