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Catholic Education Centre
459 Victoria Avenue West
Thunder Bay, ON. P7C 0A4
Phone: (807) 625-1555
Fax: (807) 623-0431

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Other Parenting Links

Bullying - A Guide for Parents

Internet Safety

The following site was identified as a valuable resource for parents in a recent presentation by Thunder Bay Police regarding internet safety. This site provides a translation of internet chat jargon / lingo.

http://www.transL8it.com

 

Ontario College of Teachers

A portal by which members of the public can access information about teachers as professionals, teacher qualifications and the the standards of practice and ethical standards.

www.oct.ca/public/

 

Communities Together For Children / Ontario Early Years Centre
http://www.ctctbay.org/

 

Active 2010
A comprehensive strategy from the Ministry of Tourism and Recreation to increase participation in sport and physical activity throughout Ontario
http://www.mhp.gov.on.ca/en/active-living/about/about2010.asp

 

Best Start
Ontario’s maternal, newborn and early child development resource centre.
http://www.beststart.org/

 

Canada’s Guide to Healthy Eating and Physical Activity
This Government of Canada guide promotes the benefits of healthy eating, regular physical activity and healthy weights and shows you how to manage them so you can maintain a healthy lifestyle.
http://www.phac-aspc.gc.ca

 

Canada's Physical Activity Guides for Children and Youth
Here you’ll find guides and other resources (including magazines for children and youth) developed by the Public Health Agency of Canada.
http://www.phac-aspc.gc.ca/pau-uap/paguide/child_youth/index.html

 

Children’s Health
Features on health matters including weight, nutrition and specific health conditions from the Ontario Ministry of Health.
http://www.health.gov.on.ca/en/public/programs/healthykids/

 

Immunization information from the Ministry of Health

https://www.ontario.ca/page/vaccines

Nutrition
Information, guidance, support and tools from the Ministry of Health.
https://www.ontario.ca/page/healthy-choices#section-1

 

Office of Child and Family Service Advocacy
Listens, problem solves, mediates complaints, negotiates with service providers or government officials, networks with the community and intercedes on behalf of children, youth or young adults when they cannot speak for themselves.
http://www.children.gov.on.ca

 

Ontario School Counsellors' Association
Help on such important youth issues as bullying, eating disorders, drugs, alcohol and tobacco.
http://www.osca.ca

 

Ontario Women’s Directorate
Wide range of information useful for parents of girls.
http://www.citizenship.gov.on.ca/owd/english/

 

Active Health Kids Canada
Parents and kids can get information about sports in Ontario through this database of local program opportunities.
http://www.activehealthykids.ca/

 

Reporting Child Abuse and Neglect
Information on child protection from the Ministry of Children and Youth Services.
http://www.children.gov.on.ca/htdocs/English/topics/childrensaid/reportingabuse/index.aspx


Road Safety – Child Safety

Information for kids, parents and caregivers from Transport Canada.
http://www.tc.gc.ca/eng/roadsafety/safedrivers-childsafety-index-53.htm

 
Ontario Seatbelt Safety Guide
http://www.kanetix.ca/ontario-car-insurance-canada#tab-more-options

Child Passenger Safety
http://drivinglaws.aaa.com/laws/child-passenger-safety/#quickjumpCanada

Safe & Secure: Choosing the Right Car Seat for Your Child
http://www.mto.gov.on.ca/english/safety/carseat/choose.shtml

 

 

Special Needs
Links to information and resources for parents and caregivers of children with special needs. Maintained by the Ministry of Children and Youth Services.
http://www.children.gov.on.ca/htdocs/English/topics/specialneeds/index.aspx

 

Special Needs Opportunity Windows (SNOW)
Online resources for parents of students with special needs.
http://www.snow.idrc.ocad.ca

 

Teach Ontario
Whether your child is a first timer or a school veteran, TeachOntario can help your family get into the school groove.
https://www.teachontario.ca/community/explore/parents-as-partners

 


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