Resources and Links

Child Development

Canadian Pediatric Society
http://www.cps.ca/english/healthcentres/AboriginalChildHealth.htm

Ministry of Children and Family Development Website: Aboriginal information
http://www.mcf.gov.bc.ca/about_us/aboriginal/index.htm

First Nations and Inuit Health
http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca/fniah-spnia/index-eng.php

Human Resource Development Canada
http://www.rhdcc-hrsdc.gc.ca/

The Canada Northwest Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) Research Network
http://www.canfasd.ca/researchLibrary/resourcesLinks/diagnostic-clinics.aspx

Nursing Support Services
http://www.mcf.gov.bc.ca/spec_needs/nursing.htm

At Home Program
http://www.mcf.gov.bc.ca/at_home/

Autism Spectrum Disorder
http://www.mcf.gov.bc.ca/autism/

Child Care Licensing
http://www.health.gov.bc.ca/ccf/

Child Care Subsidy
http://www.mcf.gov.bc.ca/childcare/subsidy_promo.htm

Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder
http://www.mcf.gov.bc.ca/fasd/

Early Learning Framework
http://www.bced.gov.bc.ca/early_learning/early_learning_framework.htm

Let’s Talk Science
http://www.wingsofdiscovery.ca/

Essential Kids
http://www.essentialkids.com.au/

Education

University of Victoria – Early Childhood Development Intercultural Partnership
http://www.ecdip.org/index.htm

Four Worlds International Institute – Part I: Serving Human Well-being towards a Conceptual Framework
http://www.4worlds.org/4w/ssr/PARTI.html

Aboriginal Child Care ECE Scholarship
http://www.acc-society.bc.ca/files_2/ece-scholarship.php

Important Information

The Report of Royal Commission for Aboriginal People
http://www.aadnc-aandc.gc.ca/eng/1100100014597

Aboriginal Canada Portal Home Page
http://www.aboriginalcanada.gc.ca/acp/site.nsf/eng/index.html

Public Health Agency of Canada
http://www.phac-aspc.gc.ca/index-eng.php

National Aboriginal Health Organization
http://www.naho.ca/

Centre of Excellence
http://www.nce-rce.gc.ca/index_eng.asp

Child Care and Resource Research Unit (CCRU) – Aboriginal Early Learning and Child Care
http://www.childcarecanada.org/resources/issue-files/aboriginal-early-learning-and-child-care-policy-issues

Inspiring Approaches to First Nations, Métis and Inuit Learning
http://canada.ashoka.org/inspiring-approaches-first-nations-métis-and-inuit-learning

Other Organizational Links

BC Aboriginal Child Care Society
http://www.acc-society.bc.ca/

Caring for First Nations Children Society
http://www.cfncs.com/

Federation of Aboriginal Foster Parents
http://www.fafp.ca/

Community Health Associates of BC
http://www.cha-bc.org/

Assembly of First Nations
http://www.afn.ca/

The Asante Centre – FASD or contact by email: info@asantecentre.org
http://www.asantecentre.org/

BCANDS – BC Aboriginal Network on Disability Society
http://www.bcands.bc.ca/

National Aboriginal Health Organization
http://www.naho.ca/

Aboriginal Head Start
http://www.bcfnhs.org/

First Call BC
http://firstcallbc.org/

Supported Child Development links
http://www.scdp.bc.ca/links.htm

UBC – Including All Children & Families Expanding Partnerships
http://www.eci.sites.olt.ubc.ca

INAC – Gathering Strength
<<PDF File>>

Aboriginal Peoples Family Accord
<<PDF File>>

First Nations Health Authority
http://www.fnha.ca/

The Cord Blood Center
www.cordbloodbanking.com

Your Guide to
Cord Blood Banking
https://www.cordbloodguide.com

Cerebral Palsy Guidance
www.cerebralpalsyguidance.com

Maps, Statistics, Data, Research, and Reports

Aboriginal Canada Portal
http://www.aboriginalcanada.gc.ca/acp/site.nsf/en-frames/index.html

Turtle Island Website
http://www.turtleisland.org/front/_front.htm

2001 Aboriginal Peoples Survey Community Profile – Questions
http://www12.statcan.ca/english/profil01aps/help.cfm?&;;lang=E

BC Stats – Links to External Resources on Aboriginal Peoples
http://www.bcstats.gov.bc.ca/StatisticsBySubject/AboriginalPeoples/ExternalLinks.aspx

Canadian Institutes of Health Research – Five Year Strategic Plan 2006 to 2011
http://www.cihr.ca/e/9188.html

Early Childhood Development Intercultural Partnerships
http://www.ecdip.org/

Early Exposures to Hazardous Chemicals/Pollution and Associations with Chronic Disease
<<PDF>>

Documents of Interest

Assembly of First Nations
http://www.afn.ca/index.php/en

Encyclopedia of Early Childhood Development
http://www.child-encyclopedia.com/en-ca/home.html