Category Archives: Parent Resources

New books in the library: April additions

The library at the Family Support and Resource Centre has a large selection of resources that are available to all residents of BC. Here’s what’s new this month: (Click on the image to order the book online!) Raising my rainbow … Continue reading

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New books in the library: January additions

The library at the Family Support and Resource Centre has a large selection of resources that are available to all residents of BC. Here’s what’s new this month: (Click on the image to order the book online!) Starting a conversation: … Continue reading

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New books in the library: December additions

The library at the Family Support and Resource Centre has a large selection of resources that are available to all residents of BC. Here’s what’s new this month: (Click on the image to order the book or DVD online!) Heart … Continue reading

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Surgery Tour helps kids and parents prepare

Coming to BC Children’s Hospital for surgery can be an overwhelming experience for children and their parents. Luckily, there’s an online Surgery Tour on the BC Children’s Hospital website to help with the process. It gives parents an idea of what to expect … Continue reading

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Preparing for Surgery at BC Children’s: DOs and DON’Ts

If your child needs surgery, it can be a stressful time. Luckily, the online surgery tour on the hospital’s website helps you prepare. Here are some DOs and DON’Ts from the tour to help you prepare for your child’s surgery at … Continue reading

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Kelty Mental Health Resource Centre is here to help BC families

  The Kelty Mental Health Resource Centre is a provincial resource centre located at BC Children’s Hospital. The Centre offers information, resources and support to BC children, youth and their families on a wide range of mental health topics, including anxiety, depression … Continue reading

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Autism conference October 24 & 25

Autism Canada Foundation is hosting a two-day conference on autism for families and professionals. “Changing the Course of Autism” will happen in Sidney, on Vancouver Island, but will also be available live via webcast. To get more information or to … Continue reading

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