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View Document Hepatitis A Exposure from Contaminated Pineapple Products

Community Health Notice posted: 07-Sep-2017 2:56 PM PDT

An investigation into hepatitis A virus in fresh pineapple chunks has identified several products that may have been contaminated and pose a risk to consumers. The media was notified on Friday, September 1, 2017 regarding one product (Western Family pineapple chunks in ready-to-go cups). More products have since been identified as potentially contaminated with Hepatitis A. The products implicated were sold at Overwaitea, Save-on-Foods and PriceSmart stores throughout BC, as well as Ferraro Foods in Trail, BC.

Please read the attached message from the Chief Medical Health Officer regarding this product alert.

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Family Life - Parenting / Family Support - Parent-Young Child

Campbell River Young Parents’ Program (CRYPP)

The Campbell River Young Parents' program (CRYPP) consists of four components: education, child care, health and support, and is designed to assist parenting students achieve high school graduation while meeting the needs of their infant and toddlers. more info

Address / Contact Info
Cari’s Infant and Toddler Centre
771 - 4th Avenue
, Campbell River, BC, V9W 7R1
Phone: (250) 286-1193
Fax: (250) 286-1135
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Moms and Infants/Toddlers Drop In

Provides education, resources and referrals in several drop-in groups: postnatal drop-in group for moms and infants; creating healthy families drop in group for moms and toddlers aged 1–3; interactive play group for Moms and children aged 0-6.more info

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Campbell River Family Services Society
487 10th Ave
, Campbell River, BC, V9W 4E4
Phone: (250) 287-2421
Fax: (250) 287-4268
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Strong Start

At each centre a trained facilitator works with children and families to develop early social and developmentally appropriate skills which help in the transition to Kindergarten.more info

Address / Contact Info
Cedar Elementary, Sandowne Elementary, Georgia Park Elementary and Sayward Elementary
Campbell River, BC
General Information: (250) 830-2324
Fax: (250) 287-2616