Employment Opportunity with CCRR!!

The Child Care Resource & Referral Program is currently seeking someone to fill the position of Family & Resource Consultant. This position is 20 hours per week based primarily in our office in Queen Charlotte. The successful candidate will enjoy working with people, be organized, efficient and computer savvy and feel comfortable working as part of a team, as well …

Islands Wellness SocietyEmployment Opportunity with CCRR!!

More On Lying

Here is a link to a couple of great videos By Dr. Kang Lee of the University of Toronto talking about Lying and child development. One about what lying in young children tells us about their development (that they are quite bright!!) and another about the cultural development of lying and white lies, in different cultures people tell different kinds …

Islands Wellness SocietyMore On Lying

Videos on Hand Expression of Breastmilk

Thanks to All who made it out to last month’s Baby Steps, as promised I wanted to put up some resources about Breastfeeding that were given to me by Jessiquita Madrid,¬†who is a wealth of knowledge on all things milk. First here are three¬†videos on hand expression of breastmilk which relates to the conversation about various Breast pumps etc which …

Islands Wellness SocietyVideos on Hand Expression of Breastmilk

Mental Health First Aid Canada

A new study shows a growing number of Canadian children and youth are seeking help for mental health disorders at hospital emergency rooms. Now is the perfect time to take our Mental Health First Aid for Adults who Interact with Youth course. Learn how you can help the young people in your life get the resources they need if they …

Islands Wellness SocietyMental Health First Aid Canada