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Children, Youth & Families - Child Development / Special Needs

"Ages and Stages" Developmental Screening

Event held twice a year and provides a chance for local families to have a free, one hour appointment to check their child’s (birth to age 5) development. more info

Address / Contact Info
Family Action Network (FAN)
1160 Cedar Avenue
, Trail, BC, V1N 4S8
FAN: 1-855-368-3707
FAN Regional Coordinator: (250) 687-1501
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Child and Youth (CYC) Program

Serves children and youth who have a developmental disability, a diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorder, or are eligible for the at Home Program (severe disabilities, complex health needs and/or palliative care)more info

Address / Contact Info
Trail Association for Community Living (TACL)
1565 B Bay Avenue
, Trail, BC, V1R 4B2
CYC Program: (250) 512-9224
TACL Office: (250) 368-3503
Fax: (250) 368-5559
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Children's Occupational Therapy: Early Intervention Services - Nelson

Provides occupational therapy services for children 0 – 6 years where there are concerns regarding physical, sensory, behavioral and/or cognitive development.more info

Address / Contact Info
Kootenay Kids Society, Yellow House - PTOT
804 Stanley Street
, Nelson, BC, V1L 1N7
Occupational Therapy Services: (250) 505-1171
Kootenay Kids Main Office: (250) 352-6678
Fax: (250) 505-1172
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Children's Occupational Therapy: Early Intervention Services - Boundary

Early Intervention Pediatric Occupational Therapy services are provided for children when there are concerns regarding physical, sensory, behavioural and / or cognitive development.more info

Address / Contact Info
Boundary Family Services (BFS), Glanville Family Centre
1200 Cental Avenue
, Grand Forks, BC, V0H 1H0
Phone: (250) 442-2267
Toll-free: 1-877-442-5355
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Children's Occupational Therapy: Early Intervention Services - Castlegar and Trail Areas

Serves children from birth to entry into kindergarten who have a significant delay or risk in delay in one or more of: sensory processing, self help skills or various motor or perceptual skills.
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Address / Contact Info
Kootenay Family Place (KFP)
767 11th Avenue
, Castlegar, BC, V1N 1J7
Phone: (250) 365-5616 ext 235
Sheri: (778) 460-5107
Fax: (250) 365-5792
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Children's Physiotherapy: Early Intervention Services - Castlegar and Trail Areas

Provides services to children up to the age of five years who have gross motor and mobility issues.more info

Address / Contact Info
Kootenay Family Place (KFP)
767 11th Avenue
, Castlegar, BC, V1N 1J7
Jytte: (250) 365-5616 ext 235
Phone: (778) 460-5106
Fax: (250) 365-5792
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Children's Physiotherapy: Early Intervention Services - Nelson

Early intervention therapy service for children with special needs from birth to 6 years of age.more info

Address / Contact Info
Kootenay Kids Society, Yellow House - PTOT
804 Stanley Street
, Nelson, BC, V1L 1N7
Physiotherapy Services: (250) 505-1171
Kootenay Kids Main Office: (250) 352-6678
Fax: (250) 505-1172
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Children's Physiotherapy: Early Intervention Therapy Services - Boundary

Pediatric Physiotherapy services are provided for children and youth who are at risk for developmental delays or affected by disabilities.more info

Address / Contact Info
Boundary Family Services (BFS), Glanville Family Centre
1200 Central Avenue
, Grand Forks, BC, V0H 1H0
Phone: (250) 442-2267
Toll-free: 1-877-442-5355
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Children's Speech Language Pathology Services - Castlegar, Slocan Valley and Nakusp Areas

Assists children from birth through entry into Kindergarten to develop communication skills.more info

Address / Contact Info
Kootenay Family Place (KFP)
767 11th Avenue
, Castlegar, BC, V1N 1J7
Gent: (250) 365-5616 ext 224
Phone: (778) 460-5098
Fax: (250) 365-5792
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Children's Speech Language Pathology Services - Nelson Area

Provides programs for the prevention, identification, assessment and treatment of communication difficulties for children birth to school entry.more info

Address / Contact Info
Interior Health Authority
333 Victoria Street
, Nelson, BC, V1L 4K3
Phone: (250) 505-7200
Fax: (250) 505-7211
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