Supported Child Development

What is the Supported Child Development Program?

  • we can help you with your concerns about your child
  • we support children in childcare settings when needed
  • we support caregivers in childcare settings when needed
  • all our services are FREE

What can we help with?

  • toilet training, 
  • eating, 
  • sleeping, 
  • movement, 
  • behaviours and feelings, 
  • getting along with others

The Supported Child Development Program

Helps

  • your child in the child care setting
  • you find childcare
  • provides extra staffing to child care settings when needed (according to available funding)

Checks

  • your child’s development to see how he/she is doing

Suggests

  • activities for your child’s development

Lends

  • parent/caregivers DVD’s and books 

             → topics such as; autism, emotions, family dynamics, FASD, hearing impaired, parenting, sign language and much more

  • children’s DVD’s and books

             → topics such as; autism, emotions, self esteem, kindergarten/school, life skills, nursery rhymes, toilet training and much more 

             → learning toys and equipment

Gives

  • Information, training and support to families and child care providers to create plans for each child as an individual

Why refer a child to us? 

  • it is important to seek advice 
  • we want children to develop
  • we want families to feel they have someone helping them
  • we want child care facilities to have support when needed

 

 

 

CONTACT US ANYTIME! 

Call: 250-833-0164 ext. 2     Email: scd@shuswapchildrens.ca     Fax: 250-833-0167

Mail: PO Box 2579, Salmon Arm, BC  V1E 4R5 Office: 240 Shuswap Street NE, Salmon Arm, BC

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