From age 5 years to the start of adolescence, your child’s development slows and the school years follow a steady path of growing and learning. In this section, you will find information about health, safety, development and learning for children during this stage.
Information for Parents
Island Health offers programs to promote optimal health and learning for children during their school years. Parents can contact their local public health unit for information about the following services offered to school-aged children:
For more information about your child’s health, contact your local public health unit.