Campbell Fiver Family Network

2013

September 9th; Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) Awareness Day

Posted: September 4th, 2013

Every year on September 9th, International Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) Awareness Day is observed around the world. The first FASD Awareness Day was celebrated on 9/9/99.  This day was chosen to symbolize the nine months of pregnancy, promoting a healthy, and alcohol free lifestyle...more

All-Weather Family Place

Posted: June 12th, 2013

Set aside a little time to enjoy and explore our wonderful outdoors! You might be surprised by the delights of caterpillars, a trail of rocks, a bridge to the duck blind, sticks on the beach, . . . Rain or shine join us in nature's classroom around the Dick Murphy playground, Tyee Spit on...more

SB6 Ten Year Anniversary Reflection

Posted: May 22nd, 2013

“As the Success By 6 Coordinator for the region from mid 2005 through mid 2008, my most treasured memory is having worked with so many wonderful people in the community.  Goals were achieved because of their unwavering commitment to young children’s wellbeing and extraordinary generosity in...more

Success By 6 Celebrates 10 Years

Posted: May 21st, 2013

Today, Success By 6 celebrates it's 10 year anniversary. Over the coming week we will highlight the past decade. Here's to another 10 years! "Over the past decade Success By 6 has worked tirelessly to build a vibrant community for children in their early years. With only one coordinator and a...more

Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder; the Invisible Disability!

Posted: May 7th, 2013

We typically acknowledge that life creates challenges for people with mobility impairments or visible developmental disabilities, but what about people who live with an invisible brain difference such as FASD? Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) is a term used to describe the range of damage...more

Let’s Get BC’s Children and Youth on the Political Agenda!

Posted: April 8th, 2013

First Call: BC Child and Youth Advocacy Coalition is a non-partisan, province-wide coalition of over 90 provincial and regional organizations, engaged communities and hundreds of individuals who come together to mobilize British Columbians in support of strong public policies and the allocation...more

Thank You

Posted: April 5th, 2013

It takes the community to ensure all of our young children have the best start in life. Many thanks go out to the many organizations, groups and volunteers who participated in the Campbell River Children’s Health Fairs this year on Friday March 15. Thank you to: Active Campbell River, BC Transit,...more

Thank you to all our Sponsors and Supporters for the Children’s Health Fair

Posted: March 18th, 2013

Check out our facebook page to view photos from the day. more

Children’s Health Fair

Posted: March 6th, 2013

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Children’s Health Fair

Posted: February 20th, 2013

We are proud to once again present the Ready-Set Go Children’s Health Fair, Friday March 15, 10 – 2 @ Robron Centre, where community organizations will be available to provide parents of tots and preschoolers with information on safety, health, literacy awareness, recreation and a variety of...more

Turning off Electronics

Posted: February 5th, 2013

Monday February 11 is a day for family.  Our children, our families are worth spending time with.  Pull out board games, go for a walk, sit and talk, turn on some music and dance around the living room.  The list is endless and doesn’t need to cost a cent.  So, let’s “unplug” from our electronic...more

Unplug and Connect on Family Day

Posted: January 30th, 2013

  Success By 6 supports the children of our community, and on this first Family Day we are asking families to spend meaningful time together. Family Day is an opportunity for us to come together, to “unplug” from our electronic devices, and re-connect with our children. We know the profound...more

Family Literacy Week

Posted: January 23rd, 2013

Family Literacy Day is January 27. How does your family learn athome on a daily basis? Check out how our community is celebrating National Family Literacy Day, a whole week's worth of fun, Jan. 21 - 27: Monday: Family Cooking Series @ Campbell River Community Centre (2:00-3:00 and 3:30-4:30)...more
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