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Connecting in the time of Covid-19

Connecting in the time of Covid-19

“It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishness …” These opening lines to “A Tale of Two Cities” were written in 1859 by the British novelist Charles Dickens; they seem to work well for our current situation! How are […]

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Province of BC – Family and Social Supports COVID-19

Province of BC – Family and Social Supports COVID-19

KidCareCanada shares this information with thanks to the British Columbia Ministry of Children and Family Development. The Province of BC is helping essential service workers find child care. To support parents who are essential service workers during the response to novel coronavirus (COVID-19), the Province is launching a new process. This process will match parents, […]

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A Community of Care

A Community of Care

Even before COVID-19 a remarkable group of individuals and two businesses, PENNA & CO in Broadmead and Quadra London Drugs, came together to support a family newly arrived from Iran. A few months ago our executive director, Estelle Paget, met this family at a “Books for Breakfast” event at Bruce Hutchison Library, organized by the […]

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Healthy Mothers and Healthy Babies Conference

Healthy Mothers and Healthy Babies Conference

Dr. Andrew Macnab, Eva Bild (Mothering Touch) and Estelle Paget felt privileged to present at the 2020 Healthy Mothers, Healthy Babies Conference, along with Dr. Joanna Cheek, who participated electronically. Their session, “Anxiety and Depression: Voices that Support Expectant and New Parents” was well received and included this 4:13 minute video of “Mothers’ Voices” https://kidcarecanada.org/videos/mothers-voices/ […]

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Following up on “A Positive Start to Life”

Following up on “A Positive Start to Life”

Yesterday’s event in Victoria – “A Positive Start to Life” – sponsored by Leadership Victoria, was a wonderful success! Panelists Suzanne Jackson (Child Care Planner, BC Association of Aboriginal Friendship Centres), Dr. Andrew Macnab, MD (Pediatrician and Director, KidCareCanada Board), David Lau (Executive Director, Victoria Immigrant and Refugee Centre Society) discussed the importance of the […]

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A Positive Start to Life

A Positive Start to Life

We are part of a gathering of community influencers, taking place on Monday, February 10 2020, 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM [PST] About the event The Impact of a Positive Start to Life is an afternoon event being hosted by KidCareCanada and sponsored by Leadership Victoria. Our goal is to bring community influencers together to […]

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Newsletters

Learn how we empower parents and caregivers – 9th Annual Report

Learn how we empower parents and caregivers – 9th Annual Report

Are you curious to know more about what we do to help parents and caregivers feel empowered? We are happy to announce that our 9th Annual Report (2018) has been published and is also available in PDF format for you to review online. (https://kidcarecanada.org/annual-reports/)
 Two barriers have prevented many parents from accessing information about early […]

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We are featured in Island Parent magazine!

We are featured in Island Parent magazine!

KidCareCanada is delighted to be featured in the latest edition of Island Parent magazine! Find out what “The Blur of a New Baby” actually involves! https://issuu.com/islandparent/docs/ipm_may_19_mag/10

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Newsletter – Oct 2018

Newsletter – Oct 2018

Find out more about 2 new episodes in our Talk Show series – both focusing on Anxiety. “Anxiety in New Parents – The Silent Epidemic” with Dr. Joanna Cheek and “The Anxiety Trap” with Dr. Tisha Gangopadhyay

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Newsletter – Aug 2018

Newsletter – Aug 2018

Why Early Childhood development is a valuable investment and one of the best you can ever make.  

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Newsletter – Jun 2018

Newsletter – Jun 2018

Our 2017 Annual Report is out!

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Newsletter – May 2018

Newsletter – May 2018

An update from our AGM in May with Dr. Janet Werker as Guest Speaker.

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