Upcoming South-end groups for families

The Skidegate Health Center Maternal Child Health Program will be starting up some great new programs this spring. For more info call 250-559-4610. Come Sing All, a program where you can learn to sign to your baby will be on Wednesday’s 1:30 -2:30, held in the infant toddler room at the Skidegate Daycare. Begins April 15, and will continue until …

Islands Wellness SocietyUpcoming South-end groups for families

The Low Down on Language – By HG Speech Language Pathologist Jackie Taylor

As a speech-language pathologist (SLP) people generally assume that I work with kids that can’t produce certain sounds or are hard to understand. Or, if they’ve seen The Kings Speech, they also know that I cure stuttering through a variety of wacky methods. While I don’t operate quite like the SLP in The Kings Speech, I do work with children …

Islands Wellness SocietyThe Low Down on Language – By HG Speech Language Pathologist Jackie Taylor

Why Preschoolers Lie – And What To Do About It.

I’ve had a few questions lately from caregivers about what to do about preschooler fibbing. Here is a great little article I found that does a great joboffering some info. I have also ordered some kids books that can help parents talk this over. Lying: Why it happens and what to do about it by Anne Krueger Why preschoolers lie When …

Islands Wellness SocietyWhy Preschoolers Lie – And What To Do About It.

Jennifer Rice loves her IWS mug!

Had a lovely visit with our friendly MLA Jennifer Rice last week who took a mug with her as a souvenir of her visit (She loved the NDP orange :)) Today she sent us a pic of her with her “awesome mug” in Victoria. She says it is the envy of her colleagues.

Islands Wellness SocietyJennifer Rice loves her IWS mug!