Useful Links

The following links may provide helpful information about your child’s health.

Visit ECHO’s tools page for topic specific child health information such as how to care for a child with an ear infection, fever, or bronchiolitis.

 

Call Health Link (811) for health advice 24/7

 

 

 

Associated with Alberta Health Services, the HEAL (Health Education and Learning) program provides families across Alberta with easily accessible and reliable information about common minor illnesses and injuries among children.

 

Visit the TREKK (Translating Emergency Knowledge for Kids) website for Canadian resources for caregivers, and bottom line recommendations for health care providers.

 

 

From the Sick Kids Hospital in Toronto, About Kids Health provides parents, children, and healthcare providers with free, evidence-based information about every day health and complex medical conditions.

 

 

Caring for Kids provides parents with information about their child and teen’s health and well-being. The site is developed by the Canadian Pediatric Society.

 

 

 

CHEO‘s A-Z health resources web-page provides parents with topic-specific information about their child’s health and well-being.

 

 

KidCareCanada‘s mission is to empower all new parents to raise their children to be socially and emotionally healthy. Based out of BC, this website has a variety of evidence-based resources for families.

 

From the Winnipeg Regional Health Authority, the Healthy Parenting Winnipeg website is filled with information for growing families.

 

 

Check out the top 10 emergency department tips for families from CAEP (the Canadian Association of Emergency Physicians).

 

 

 

Parachute is a Canadian, charitable organization dedicated to preventing injuries and saving lives. Their focus is on prevention, specifically related to motor vehicle collisions, sports and recreation, and seniors’ falls.

 

 

The Public Health Agency of Canada has a variety of government related links for caregivers and families.

 

Visit Alberta Health Services for information about health facilities, resources, and services for families living in Alberta.