June 2018

Plant Power: Kitchen hacks to help you feed your vegan child
Tips to follow if your child decides to switch to plant-based eating.

June 1, 2018
Sweeten up your child’s summer with sugar-free sips for healthy hydration
Offer your child plenty of beverages to make sure they stay hydrated. It’s important to remember that not all beverages are equally healthy.
June 1, 2018
Humans of Fraser Health: Jessie Saran
“When I started as a manager, I sat at the nurses’ station instead of my office so I became part of the team. As a leader, you need to be authentic.” 
June 6, 2018
Government announces first urgent primary-care centre in Surrey
It will be easier for Surrey residents to receive ongoing primary health care when one of 10 new urgent primary-care centres in the province opens in Fall 2018.
June 7, 2018
Fraser Health's first supervised consumption site turns one year
Today marks the one year anniversary of Fraser Health’s SafePoint in Surrey – the first supervised consumption site in North America to be located outside downtown Vancouver.
June 8, 2018
High five your health care provider – June 8, 2018
This week’s kudos go to our amazing employees at Royal Columbian Hospital, Burnaby General Hospital, Nicola Lodge and Surrey Memorial Hospital.
June 8, 2018
The secret to safe sun: Surprising sunscreen facts to keep you and your family sun safe
Now that the weather’s warming up and we’re all spending more time outdoors enjoying the sun, we need to ensure our skin is protected, and that starts with sunscreen. But not all sunscreens are created equal and it’s easy to get confused.
June 11, 2018
Humans of Fraser Health: Megan Tait
“Women did sorting; men worked the wash floor with huge bales hoisted with chains. I was the first woman on the wash floor... we broke ground.”
June 11, 2018
High five your health care provider - June 15, 2018
This week’s kudos go to our amazing employees at Abbotsford Regional, Peace Arch and Royal Columbian Hospitals. 
June 15, 2018
Foundry Abbotsford celebrates official opening
Foundry Abbotsford has officially opened its doors, providing local youth and their families with supports for their mental health, substance use and overall wellness needs.
June 19, 2018
New temporary housing for Surrey’s most vulnerable
As of June 19, 2018, approximately 160 individuals experiencing homelessness will be offered housing, as well as health and social supports.
June 19, 2018