A regional resource providing support in identifying the health needs of children ages 0-18 years who may have been maltreated. Our mission is to provide expert resources in education, evaluation and consultation of maltreated children in the Fraser Health region.

Services offered:

  • Outpatient child health assessment by a specialized team that includes physicians, nurses, psychologists, social workers, and child life specialists.
  • Consultation and advice for physicians and other professionals who have concerns that a child may be at risk of abuse and neglect.
  • Links to a network of physicians and other professionals specializing in the assessment and treatment of child abuse, throughout Fraser Health and beyond, including BC Children’s Hospital.
  • Education about the health assessment of child abuse and neglect through regular presentations, workshops and research updates. 
  • Guidance and support in collecting and presenting forensic evidence of child abuse. 
 

Access

Eligibility

Ages 0-18

Referral

Referrals received from:

  • Health care providers
  • Police and law enforcement
  • Ministry of Children and Family Development
  • Delegated Aboriginal child welfare agencies

Language(s) Offered

English. Translation services available upon request.

Location(s) offering this service

Location
Address
City
Location
Annex Building
13740 94th A Avenue
Surrey