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Programs & Services


School Health Program

Provides public health nursing support to school communities (students, staff and families) in the Calgary Zone. Support includes student vaccination services, health promotion, disease and injury prevention, health surveillance and population health initiatives.

This service offers:

  • public health nursing time and support to all schools in the region. Works in partnership with school communities to promote health and develop strong, supportive communities using a comprehensive school health approach.
  • health promotion activities and support healthy eating-active living, injury prevention and positive social environments
  • teachers, parents and students can consult with a public health nurse for nursing assessment of concerns about physical, emotional or social well-being.
  • school aged immunizations through school based programs. Routine immunization programs occur in grades 1, 5 and 9
  • public health nurses monitor, report and respond to communicable disease outbreaks within the school community

Contact Details

East Calgary Health Centre

Location Info
2nd Floor
Address
4715 8 Avenue SE
Calgary, Alberta
T2A 3N4
Telephone
403-955-1000
Fax
403-955-1299
Getting There

Public transportation available

Hours of Operation
Days of the Week

Monday
8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Tuesday
8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Wednesday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm

Thursday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm

Friday
8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Access
Service Providers May Include
registered nurses (RNs)
Service Locations