The following links may provide helpful information about your child’s health.
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The HEAL (Health Education and Learning) program is a resource aimed at providing families across Alberta with easily accessible and reliable information about common minor illnesses and injuries among children.
Visit the TREKK website for Canadian resources and tools for caregivers, and bottom line recommendations for health care providers.
Associated with the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto, the About Kids Health site provides parents, children, and first-tier 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.
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.
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 useful links for caregivers.