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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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Shaw TV South Vancouver Island – video featuring ABCs for New Parents

We are delighted to share the news that Shaw TV South Vancouver Island has a new video on YouTube that showcases the "ABC's for New Parents” book, which was developed through a collaboration between the Vancouver Island Health Authority and KIDCARECANADA. New moms and expert professionals are featured in both the book and the SHAWTV […]

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KIDCARECANADA in Island Health Magazine

KIDCARECANADA in Island Health Magazine

We are delighted that the Fall edition of Island Health Magazine features an article about our ABC book! One of many interesting articles in this publication which is available online as well as in print. See Page 6 of this edition – Building a Healthy Brain for your Baby! And be sure to follow this […]

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Designating KIDCARECANADA in your United Way donation

Designating KIDCARECANADA in your United Way donation

Like many people, you probably support your community through the United Way. Did you know you can donate to KIDCARECANADA by designating us in your United Way donation? Also, many organizations match donations to the United Way so you might have a way to double your donation. It is good to do two things if […]

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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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