No Child Without is a program sponsored by the Canadian MedicAlert Foundation. Children aged 4 to 14 with a medical condition, allergy or special need that should be communicated to emergency medical personnel in an emergency are provided with the 24-hour protection of the MedicAlert emergency information services at no cost. If your child qualifies, please obtain a brochure on the program from the school office.
The Vancouver Island Health Authority provides a number of bulletins on health-related matters for schools.
BC Healthy Kids Dental Program
Be Sun Smart
Beware of Bats!
Big Trouble in Little Ears
Breakfast is Still the Most Important Meal of the Day!
Does Your Child Have a Vision Problem?
Easy Ideas with Veggies and Fruit
Eating Together, Eating Better
Feeding the Lunch Bunch
Handwashing for Health
Head Lice Awareness
Healthy Relationship with Food
Helping Children Make Healthy Choices
Keeping Active Children Hydrated
Keeping Your Child Safe – Have a Happy Halloween
Kindergarten Hearing Screening
Kindergarten Immunization Program
Kindergarten Vision Screening
Life-Threatening Food Allergies and Special Days
Make Physical Activity Part of the Day, Every Day
Play it Safe with Your Smile
Preparing for Holidays – Going Shopping
Preparing For Puberty.
Protecting Your Child’s Hearing
“Screen” Time can be Harmful to Your Children’s Health
Trick or Teeth!
Understanding the Physical Activity Recommendations
Who Should Get the Seasonal Influenza (Flu) Vaccine
Why Use Fluoride Toothpaste?
Wet Combing – How to get rid of headlice
Healthy Schools/Healthy People Newsletters