Westbank First Nation

Aboriginal Supported Child Development Program

Contact Information
Office Phone 250.768.0227
Fax 250.768.0528
E-Mail mail@wfn.ca
Website www.wfn.ca
Primary Contact Shelley Rattink, Aboriginal Supported Child Development Consultant; Phone: 250.768.0227 ext 108
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/WestbankFirstNation
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Description & Services
Service Details - Operates the Aboriginal Supported Child Development Program that serves Westbank First Nation and Aboriginal families on Reserve 
- Enables Aboriginal children who require extra supports to be included in child care, preschool or after school care settings when their parents/caregivers are working and/or going to school 
- Ensures culturally safe and sensitive service to children who are experiencing delays in the areas of development: physical (gross and fine motor skills), cognitive, communicative, social/emotional and cultural/spiritual 
- Family-centered program focuses on the family determining both the need for support and the goals for their child 
- Supports include one-to-one, centre staff education, loan of specialized equipment, and parent education/support
Eligibility Ages: 12 year(s) and under 
 
- Westbank First Nation and on-Reserve Aboriginal families 
- Operates in the Westbank First Nation Child Development Centre and After School Program, the Sensisyusten Junior Kindergarten (preschool program) and community daycare/preschool programs
Location
Address & Map
Community Services
1900 Quail Lane
Westbank, BC V4T 2H3
Located In Community Westbank
Major Intersection Quail Lane and Grouse Rd
Other Details
Accessibility Fully Accessible
Languages English