News

Working on a new season of “Conversations with KIDCARECANADA”

Exciting News! KIDCARECANADA founder/Executive Director, Estelle Paget is shown here at the Shaw studio during the filming of a new series of "Conversations with KIDCARECANADA." Yesterday we worked with some wonderful guests, like Registered Speech and Language Pathologist, Caitlin Bittman, and pediatrician, Dr. Andrew Macnab. More guests are on the schedule for next week and […]

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Our most recent Annual Report now available online

Our most recent Annual Report now available online

Our most recent annual report is now available on our "Annual Report" webpage. https://kidcarecanada.org/annual-reports Here is a quote: "Currently, British Columbia has one of the highest rates of childhood vulnerability in Canada. The consequences affect our whole society. With early childhood colleagues we are working to reduce childhood vulnerability by empowering parents and professionals to […]

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Fundraising is our Focus for June

Fundraising is our Focus for June

If you wish to support the work we are doing at KIDCARECANADA, please know that every amount, no matter how small, is helpful!   Right now, CanadaHelps is running “the Great Canadian Giving Challenge”. Every dollar donated to KIDCARECANADA, using CanadaHelps, automatically earn us the chance to win $10,000.  Simply make your donation online by […]

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Language Acquisition Begins Long Before the First Word

Language Acquisition Begins Long Before the First Word

Dr. Janet Werker, world-renowned for her work in language acquisition, held KIDCARECANADA members spellbound with her talk, “Language Acquisition Begins Long Before the First Word” at our May 27 Annual General Meeting. “Spoken language makes us human. It allows the level of complexity of ideas we can share.” From there, Dr. Werker explained what everyone […]

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Victoria Community Leadership Awards

Victoria Community Leadership Awards

On May 3, at Government House in Victoria BC, the Lieutenant Governor of BC, Her Honour Janet Austin, along with the President of Leadership Victoria Society, Sarah Hood, the Executive Director of Community and Government Relations, University of Victoria, Alison Noble, and CEO of the Victoria Foundation, Sandra Richardson, will recognize 22 people who have […]

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Dr. Helen Burt – new on our Board

Dr. Helen Burt – new on our Board

We are delighted  to welcome Dr. Helen M. Burt as a new director on the board of KIDCARECANADA. Dr. Burt is the Associate Vice-President Research & Innovation at the University of British Columbia. From 2016-2017, she served as the Vice-President Research pro tem. Burt is a professor of drug delivery in the UBC Faculty of […]

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Newsletters

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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Newsletter – Feb 2018

Newsletter – Feb 2018

Love and the Importance of Touch Introducing our series on Baby Massage

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Newsletter – May 2017

Newsletter – May 2017

Spring is a time of renewal and growth.

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