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Early life experiences have a life-long impact on children, families and society.
In the series "Conversations with KIDCARECANADA", originally screened on Shaw TV South Vancouver Island, guests and videos provide key messages for healthy development.
New episodes from "Season Two" (airing in 2018) are now available below. 
Note that additional information related to several of the Season Two videos is available in PDF format:
Also featured below are epsidoes from the 2017 "Season One" 6-part series aired on Shaw TV Vancouver and area (Channel 4) and a Community Producer Video (also from Shaw TV South Vancouver Island)  featuring the "ABC's For New Parents" book.
We acknowledge the financial support of the Province of British Columbia
We thank the Victoria Foundation for their support
Vancouver FoundationWe acknowledge the financial support of the Vancouver Foundation

The content of KidCareCanada videos is informed by current research and shared by experts in the field. It should not be used for diagnosing or treating, and is NOT a substitute for professional care.

If you (or someone you know) has thoughts of doing self-harm, or harm to a baby or anyone else, please call to speak with a trained crisis worker. Local Crisis Helpline numbers can be found through a Google Search.  In British Columbia, Canada you can call Mental Health Support (BC-wide) at 310-6789 or you can call the North American line 1 800-SUICIDE (1-800-784-2433)
In ANY crisis, your local emergency number is another option and it is always available. Use 911 in North America, 999 in the UK or, if you're elsewhere, use the emergency number for your area.