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Health Services - Child / Youth Health - Child Development / Special Needs - N. Kootenay Lake (Kaslo Area)

Aboriginal Infant Development Program - West Kootenay Boundary

Serves children birth to 3 years who are at risk for developmental delay or disability, or the caregiver has a concern regarding the child’s behavior or developmentmore info

Address / Contact Info
Circle of Indigenous Nations Society (COINS), Main Office
1801 Connors Road
, Castlegar, BC, V1N 3N9
Kris Salikin, Executive Director: (250) 231-4968
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Aboriginal Supported Child Development (ASCD) Program - West Kootenay Boundary

Intended for children who require extra support to be included in a child care setting more info

Address / Contact Info
Circle of Indigenous Nations Society (COINS), Main Office
1801 Connors Road
, Castlegar, BC, V1N 3N9
Kris Salikin, Executive Director: (250) 231-4968
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FASD Key Worker/ Parent & Family Support Services

Provides support, advocacy and referral for West Kootenay Boundary families who have children / youth who have been diagnosed with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder or Complex Disorder.more info

Address / Contact Info
ARC Programs
625 Columbia Avenue
, Castlegar, BC, V1N 1J7
Phone: (250) 365-5800
Fax: (250) 365-5811
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Infant Development Program - West Kootenay

Services are for children from birth to 3 years who live in the West Kootenay region and are at risk for developmental delay or have a delay or disability.more info

Address / Contact Info
Kootenay Family Place (KFP)
767 11th Avenue
, Castlegar, BC, V1N 1J7
Phone: (778) 460-5097
Fax: (250) 365-5792
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Kootenay CYSN (Child & Youth Special Needs) Family Services Program

Provides a wide variety of specialized services for families of children and youth with special needsmore info

Address / Contact Info
ARC Programs
625 Columbia Avenue
, Castlegar, BC, V1N 1J7
Kootenay Office: (250) 365-5800
Candice Henriques, Program Director: (250) 763-2977 ext 237
Kootenay Office: (250) 365-5811
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Special Services to Children

Provides life skills training and helps develop socialization in the community for children and youth who are mentally challenged.more info

Address / Contact Info
North Kootenay Lake Community Services Society (NKLCSS)
336 B Avenue
, Kaslo, BC, V0G 1M0
Phone: (250) 353-7691
Fax: (250) 353-7694
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Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children

A provincial resource affiliated with BC Children's Hospital, providing specialized services for children with disabilities from birth to age 19. A referral from physician required.more info

Address / Contact Info
3644 Slocan Street
, Vancouver, BC, V5M 3G1
Toll-free: 1-888-300-3088
Phone: (604) 453-8300
Fax: (604) 453-8301
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Supported Child Development Program - West Kootenay Boundary

Available to children from birth to 12 years who have a developmental delay or disability and require extra support to be included in a child care setting.more info

Address / Contact Info
Kootenay Family Place (KFP)
767 11th Avenue
, Castlegar, BC, V1N 1J7
Phone: (778) 460-5095
Toll-free: 1-888-644-5616
Fax: (250) 365-5792
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