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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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Education / Employment / Development - Alternative Schools / Education

Alternate Education Program (Campbell River Young Parents' Program)

Most young parents in the CRYPP attend Carihi Secondary or alternate educational programs at Robron Centre but may be attending another secondary school, Continuing Education or North Island College.more info

Address / Contact Info
Campbell River Young Parents' Program (CRYPP), 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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Alternative School Program

For any young person between 15 and 19 years old who is unable to meet their educational goals in a regular school environment, the Alternative School Program gives an opportunity for young adults to obtain a Grade 10 or Grade 11/12 equivalency certificate at their own pace with full-time teachers available for assistance.more info

Address / Contact Info
Robron Centre
740 Robron Rd
, Campbell River, BC, V9W 7Y9
Phone: (250) 923-4918
Fax: (250) 923-4961
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Junior Alternate Program

Junior Alternate Program serves students who have been directed to attend because they are on long-term suspensions for school-related misbehaviour; students who are chronically ill and unable to attend school; discouraged learners with school phobias, anxiety disorders, histories of social conflicts and deeply embedded defence mechanisms; and students who are mentally ill.more info

Address / Contact Info
Robron Centre
740 Robron Rd
, Campbell River, BC, V9W 7Y9
Phone: (250) 923-4918