6-12 years - Powell River is committed to growing healthy kids and families
Powell River Community Health offers a range of services and can point you in the right direction for health concerns and questions. School aged immunizations, school-entry hearing screening, dental screening, vision screening, and speech and language services are available here.
Your child’s healthy development is important to Powell River agencies.
Powell River Association for Community Living
offers support for Powell River children and families, including early intervention and school-aged therapies
Powell River is committed to growing healthy kids!
The Kids Health site provides abundant information on healthy living, sickness, medication, growth and development.
Use the “search” function for easy answers to questions.
Quick links to information are included here:
For information on immunization and disease control see BC Centre for Disease Control
Providing a safe environment for your child is your responsibility.
We’d like to encourage you to explore the following sites to ensure that you are providing your child with the safest way to grow up.
Parachute - a site that replaces Safe Kids Canada
Additional safety resource links are included here:
BCAA Traffic Safety Foundation
BC Children’s Hospital
National Fire Protection Association
A local source on Fire Safety for kids
Safety Tips Online
Babysitter’s Training and Helpful Tips –
Babysitter's Training Course - to access babysitting inforrmation enter babysitting tips in the search engine on this website
Leaving Children Home Alone