Parenting & Mental Health Resources

KB Searchlight is the first local web resource that links all child and youth mental health care services for the Kootenay Boundary region in one place.

Healthy Schools BC

Provincial Website

BC Agriculture in the Classroom

Their Mission Statement:

  •  Working with educators to bring BC’s agriculture to our students

Their Purpose:

  • To provide educators and students with quality educational resources, programs and other agricultural information that highlight agriculture as an important part of our economy and way of life.
  • To enable students to make informed decisions about food choices, food safety, the importance of our own supply of local food and other agricultural products.
  • To develop an awareness and understanding in BC schools of the importance of agriculture, sustainable food systems, and the protection of BC’s agriculture resource base.
  • To promote the value of a healthy agricultural sector to our educators, students, and society.
  • To promote careers in agriculture as a viable and desirable career choice.
  • To facilitate the relationship between BCAITC and it’s stakeholders to accomplish the Purpose of the Foundation.

The Canadian Centre for Child Protection

The Canadian Centre for Child Protection is a registered charitable organization dedicated to the personal safety of all children. Their goal is to reduce child victimization by providing programs and services to the Canadian public.

Their Mission:

  • REDUCE the incidence of missing and sexually exploited children
  • EDUCATE the public on child personal safety and sexual exploitation
  • ASSIST in the location of missing children
  • ADVOCATE for and increase awareness about issues relating to missing and sexually exploited children

Need Help Now

Need Help Now is a resource dedicated to empowering teens to think critically about sharing images/videos online.

Parents are encouraged to sign up for alerts to receive information about concerning technology trends as they emerge.