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Monday, September 9, 2013 8:00 AM
Sept. 9 is Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) Prevention and Support Day in B.C., an opportunity to raise awareness around the risks of alcohol use during pregnancy and to support healthy women, their infants and their families.
Friday, September 6, 2013 12:45 PM
Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) affects an estimated nine in every 1,000 infants. And because the wide-ranging symptoms are not always visibly apparent, it is sometimes called an invisible disability.
Saturday, August 31, 2013 10:00 AM
Students throughout British Columbia head to the classroom on Sept. 3, many of them feeling first-day jitters. But for an estimated 25,000 students, first day of school stress can lead to anxiety that interferes with their daily activities.
Friday, July 12, 2013 10:45 AM
The Province is investing $2.5 million in research that will help bring innovative, high-quality and culturally relevant services designed to give Aboriginal children the best start in life.
Saturday, April 13, 2013 8:30 AM
April 14-20 is Child Sexual Abuse Prevention Week in British Columbia.
Friday, April 12, 2013 10:15 AM
The Province announced funding totalling $18.4 million to support ongoing research and grassroots projects that will benefit individuals and families facing mental illness and substance use challenges.
Friday, April 5, 2013 8:30 AM
Did you know you have a legal obligation to report suspected child abuse?
Tuesday, April 2, 2013 10:30 AM
April is Autism Awareness Month in B.C. and World Autism Awareness Day, is an opportunity to recognize children, youth and families living with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD).
Friday, December 28, 2012 1:00 PM
Children and teenagers with mental-health challenges in northern B.C. are receiving specialized support sooner through the use of Telehealth videoconferencing.
Thursday, December 13, 2012 9:45 AM
The Ministry of Children and Family Development and the Ministry of Health are strengthening supports for families affected by mental illness, substance abuse and domestic violence.