At this traditional time of giving we want to shine a light on someone who gives all year – and in so many contexts - our board member and lead Paediatrician, Dr. Andrew Macnab. Andrew’s work and dedication to making the world a better place extends far beyond KidCareCanada. He spends much of every year in Uganda improving the lives of Ugandan children – and adults .In a recent message from Uganda we learned that Andrew and his local colleague Dr.
Great news - Funding from the Vancouver Foundation will allow KIDCARECANADA to proceed with captioning all of our videos. Captioning will allow for better accessibility to our resources by wider audiences. We are thrilled to be moving forward with this project and send our sincere thanks and appreciation to the Vancouver Foundation.
We are very happy that the Province of British Columbia has decided to continue operations funding for KIDCARECANADA. Thank you from all of us at KIDCARECANADA.
The Victoria Foundation just announced that KIDCARECANADA will receive funding to develop and produce learning guides for our Born to Communicate video series. A heartfelt thank you to the Victoria Foundation for this support and show of confidence in our work and its' value for the community.
The content of KidCareCanada videos is informed by current research and shared by experts in the field. It should not be used for diagnosing or treating, and is NOT a substitute for professional care.
If you (or someone you know) has thoughts of doing self-harm, or harm to a baby or anyone else, please call to speak with a trained crisis worker. Local Crisis Helpline numbers can be found through a Google Search. In British Columbia, Canada you can call Mental Health Support (BC-wide) at 310-6789 or you can call the North American line 1 800-SUICIDE (1-800-784-2433)
In ANY crisis, your local emergency number is another option and it is always available. Use 911 in North America, 999 in the UK or, if you're elsewhere, use the emergency number for your area.