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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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AgedOut.com

AgedOut.com is for young adults who were in government care in BC. It's an up-to-date warehouse of information on resources and services available to young adults and a learning tool to help people feel empowered as they leave care.more info

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AgedOut
BC
Phone: (604) 320-7330
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City of Campbell River Recreation & Culture - Youth

Our goals are to provide a safe, social environment for youth to grow as individuals. We encourage participants to get involved with making decisions and planning activities. Teen Centre open for youth ages 13-18 and other activities are for everyone.more info

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City of Campbell River
401 11th Ave
, Campbell River, BC, V9W 4G2
Phone: (250) 286-1161
Fax: (250) 830-0164

Community Access Services

This program for children with special needs, aged twelve to eighteen, provides opportunities for local leisure and recreational activities. more info

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Campbell River and District Association for Community Living, Dogwood Place - Child and Youth Development Centre
301 Dogwood Street
, Campbell River, BC, V9W 2Y1
Phone: (250) 286-0955 ext. 217
Fax: (250) 287-2676
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ESL Youth Program

Provides English as a second language education specifically for youth.more info

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Campbell River Literacy Association: “Literacy for All”, Robron Centre
A121A - 740 Robron Rd
, Campbell River, BC, V9W 7Y9
Phone: (250) 923-1275
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Foundry Campbell River

Foundry provides early intervention services to support young people’s well being. Foundry helps young people get the help they need when they need it.more info

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The John Howard Society of North Island
140 10th Avenue
, Campbell River, BC, V9W 4E3
Phone: (250) 286-0611
Fax: (250) 286-3650
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Gold River Youth and Family Counselling

John Howard Society. Anxiety, depression, alcohol and drug counselling services for youth. Assessment; individual and family counselling; referral for residential treatment; follow-up support. There is no charge for this service. more info

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The John Howard Society of North Island, Gold River/Tahsis Health Centre
Suite 201, 140A-10th Ave
, Campbell River, BC, V9W 4E3
Phone: (250) 283-2626 x64431
John Howard main office: (250) 286-0611
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HeadStart Program

A six month full time attendance program designed to meet individual needs of male youth ages 14 – 18.more info

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The John Howard Society of North Island
Suite 201, 140A-10th Ave
, Campbell River, BC, V9W 4E3
Phone: (250) 286-0611
Fax: (250) 286-3650
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Intensive Support and Supervision Program

Provides support and supervision to assist high risk youth referred by a Probation Officer.more info

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The John Howard Society of North Island
Suite 201, 140A-10th Ave
, Campbell River, BC, V9W 4E3
Phone: (250) 286-0611
Fax: (250) 286-3650
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Ministry of Children and Family Development – Child and Youth Mental Health

MCFD envisions a province where vulnerable children and youth are healthy and safe in their families and communities; where children and youth, including those with special needs, are supported to achieve their full potential; and children, youth, and their families are served by accountable and responsive community-based service delivery systems.more info

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Ministry of Children and Family Development
215 - 1180 Ironwood Rd
, Campbell River, BC, V9W 5P7
Phone: (250) 830-6500
Fax: (250) 286-7706

Oasis Program

A six month full time attendance program designed to meet individual needs of female youth ages 14 – 18.more info

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The John Howard Society of North Island
Suite 201, 140A-10th Ave
, Campbell River, BC, V9W 4E3
Phone: (250) 286-0611
Fax: (250) 286-3650
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