Child, Youth, And Family

Mary Manning Centre

Services Include:

● Individual, Group, and Family Counselling

● Sexual Abuse Intervention Program (SAIP)

● Youth with Sexual Behaviour Problems Program (YwSBP’s)

● Other Forms of Trauma (OFT)

● Victim Services

● Victoria Child and Youth Advocacy Centremore info

Address / Contact Info
210-1175 Cook Street
, Victoria, BC, V8V
Phone: 1(250) 385-6111

Ministry for Children and Family Development (MCFD)

The Ministry provides programs and services to ensure that healthy children and responsible families are living in safe, caring and inclusive communities.more info

Address / Contact Info
Saanich Peninsula & Gulf Islands Integrated Services
103-7851 E Saanich Road
, Saanichton, BC, V8W 9S3
Phone: (250) 544-3300
Fax: (250) 544-3315
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Morning Glory Daycare Preschool

Morning Glory is a home-based Waldorf initiative operating throughout the year. Ages 3-7, Monday to Wednesday, 9:00 am - 2:00 pm. Creating an enriching creative experience for children and families. There is an emphasis on rhythm to the day. Play is sacred here; this can be the children's first choice of activity or they can choose from chopping vegetables, baking, sweeping, painting or the craft of the day. We have several festivals a year which we work towards with crafts and all the families come and celebrate together. We spend 1-2 hours outside every day regardless of weather and have 3 amazing possibilities; a beach walk, a farm/forest/marsh hike or a rainforest adventure, all 5 minutes from the door. more info

Address / Contact Info
in the south end of Salt Spring Island
, BC
Phone: (250) 653-9545

Parent/Child Mother Goose

Parent Child Mother Goose is an interactive parent participation early literacy singing and rhyme program for children age 0 to 6 years.more info

Address / Contact Info
Family Place
120 Park Drive
, Salt Spring Island, BC, V8K 2R7
Phone: (250) 537-9176
Fax: (250) 537-9974
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PEACE: Prevention, Education, Advocacy, Counselling and Empowerment

The program addresses the needs of children and youth aged 3 to 18 years old who have been exposed to violence and abuse in their homes, after they are out of the abusive situation. It also helps parents understand how violence and abuse affects their children, and raises communit yawareness through violence prevention education.more info

Address / Contact Info
Island Women Against Violence (IWAV)
Phone: (250) 538-5569
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Port Washington Montessori

Open year round from Monday - Friday, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm. Programs are offered morning, afternoon and all-day for children age 6 months to 12 years. Port Washington Montessori is a licensed multi-age learning environment filled with opportunities for hands-on learning, outdoor exploration, art, music and story. Weekly trips to Victoria include instruction in swimming, skating and gymnastics. Our mixed-age grouping provides a uniquely supportive environment honoring the development of each child as an individual.more info

Address / Contact Info
1204 Port Washington Road
, Pender Island, BC, V0N 2M1
Phone: (250) 629-6114

Saanich Child & Youth Mental Health

Families and their children: Individual and family therapy, individual verbal and expressive techniques, play assessment, consultation with caregivers, sometimes group therapy.more info

Address / Contact Info
201-4478 West Saanich Road
, Victoria, BC, V8Z 3G2
Phone: 1(250) 953-5073

Salt Spring Cooperative Preschool

A "learning through play" licensed preschool with parent involvement serving 3-5 year olds.more info

Address / Contact Info
110 Aldous Road
, Salt Spring Island, BC, V8K 2R7
Phone: (250) 537-8445
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Salt Spring Early Learning Centre

Our centre is a non-profit society that offers year-round early learning for children 2 1/2 to 5 years old, five days a week between the hours of 8 am and 5 pm. Qualified licensed staff provide a play-based curriculum revolving around the children's interests. Art, music and movement, dramatic play and large and fine motor activities are incorporated throughout the day. Large outdoor play area offers many opportunities to explore rain or shine. Situated close to town which allows for fun walking field trips.
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Address / Contact Info
115 Drake Road, Salt Spring Island
, BC
Phone: (250) 537-2114
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Salt Spring Island Daycare Society

The Salt Spring Island Daycare Society is a non profit, charitable organization providing island families with quality and affordable daycare for close to 30 years.more info

Address / Contact Info
115 Drake Road
, Salt Spring Island, BC, V8K 2K3
Phone: (250) 537-2114
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