Vancouver Coastal Health – Well-Being Program is hosting two workshops in Prince George on Saturday, April 27th

Morning:  How can WBP help you? How do I see a therapist? Meet the new Program Coordinator.  9:30 am-12:00 pm.  WBPSignTalkPG27April2013.
Afternoon:  Out of the Fog – Understanding & Overcoming Depression. Presented in ASL by Lois Wood, Mental Health Counsellor. 1:00 – 3:30 pm  Out of the Fog Depression Workshop PG 27April 2013.

Please help us celebrate Speech and Hearing Month and support one of our major fundraising activities!

Join us at our Pub Night Fundraiser for a delicious Buffet Dinner, Silent Auction (Gift Certificates), Door Prizes, DJ and Door Prizes throughout the evening.

This is an excellent opportunity for friends and family to get together, meet our Board and network with other families and health service providers.

Where:     Westwood Pub (off Ferry Avenue)
When:      May 4, 2013 – 7:00 pm
Tickets:   $25 each

Pub Night Flyer

RSVP & Payment by Friday, April 26th please.

This event is to raise funds to help us support families with deaf and hard of hearing children in Prince George and across Northern BC.

For tickets: Phone: 250-970-0015 or Email:

Pancake Breakfast – Annual General Meeting – Workshop – Individual Education Plans (IEP’s) & Advocating for Your Child in their Classroom

Saturday, May 4, 2013 – 9:00 am
First Baptist Church (Gillette & 5th Avenue)

Please RSVP by Friday, April 26, 2013 – 250-563-2425 or 

AGM – Workshop Flyer

The Board of Directors will serve a free Pancake Breakfast prior to the AGM and immediately
following the AGM, we will hold a workshop presented by Melissa Mykle and Lisa Meneian from
Provincial Deaf and Hard of Hearing Services. This is an excellent opportunity to meet our Board, Provincial Services Staff and network with other families.

*There will be activities for children in a separate room.

Everyone is welcome to attend!

Anyone who has attended events, meetings or workshops hosted by the Northern BC Children and Families Hearing Society is entitled to vote.
Call for nominations to elect Board of Directors (minimum five Directors). Please email your nominations to


Spring ASL (Sign Language) lessons start Sunday, April 7th.

We invite you  to the Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Northern BC Children and Families Hearing Society to be held Saturday, May 4th  at 9:30 am at First Baptist Church – 483 Gillette Street. Nominations for Board members being accepted at

Prior to the start of the AGM, the Board of Directors will be serving a free Pancake Breakfast!  Immediately following the AGM, we will  hold a  workshop presented by staff from  Provincial  Deaf and Hard of Hearing Services.

On the evening of Saturday, May 4th, we will host a Pub Night Fundraiser at Westwood Pub. Tickets are $25.00 for a buffet dinner and Silent Auction. Bring your friends, families and co-workers!

Northern BC Hearing – Newsletter – Issue #3 – 2013