Nanaimo Child Development Centre

Site Address:

1135 Nelson Street
Nanaimo, BC V9S 2K4

Facility Type:
Placement Category:
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The Nanaimo CDC was established in 1968 to provide service to children with a variety of developmental disabilities. We have developed into a large organization serving the needs of children and families in the Nanaimo-Ladysmith school district. Services are provided both on and off site

Site Details

Placement Category: 

Outpatient, Rehab

Facility Type:

Child Development Centre

Patient population description:

Children from birth to 19 years of age with a variety of developmental motor difficulties.

Physiotherapist expertise on site (special interests, degrees, certificates, etc.):

PT department is comprised of five experienced therapists.

These types of learning opportunities may be available at this site:

- Equipment inservices.
- Possibility of attending orthopedic clinic at local hospital with clients.
- Participation in seating and positioning outreach clinic (SunnyHill therapists attend CDC twice a year).

Possible Interprofessional opportunities at this site:

CDC services are provided by a team which may include PT,OT, SLP, Infant Development, Supported Child Development, Family Develoment and Family Support programs.

For information on pre-placement requirements and orientation please refer to the specific health authority listing, found here.

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