Pediatric Therapy

Kootenay Kids Society offers early intervention play-based physiotherapy and occupational therapy services to children ages 0–6 years.

Therapy referrals can come from any person directly connected to the child. For example, a parent, caregiver, doctor, public health nurse, teacher, or other community professionals.

Therapists provide clinic based and outreach services to the communities of Nelson, Salmo, Slocan Valley, Kaslo, Meadow Creek, Nakusp, and New Denver.

Occupational Therapy

  • Sensory Processing & Self-Regulation Skills;
  • Self-Care (dressing, toileting, bathing, feeding, etc.);
  • Fine Motor Skills (pre-writing, drawing);
  • Visual Motor Skills (hand-eye coordination); and
  • Play Skills
When

Tuesday – Friday
8:30 am – 4:30 pm

Age Range

0-6 Years (or Kindergarten entry)

Fee

Free

Location

The Yellow House
804 Stanley Street,
Nelson, British Columbia

Contact

Tel: 250-505-1171  Fax: 250-505-1172

Physiotherapy

  • Motor Development,
  • Coordination,
  • Alignment (in-toeing, out-toeing etc.),
  • Tone and Strength,
  • and Equipment Needs
When

Tuesday – Friday
8:30 am – 4:30 pm

Age Range

0-6 Years (or Kindergarten entry)

Fee

Free

Location

The Yellow House
804 Stanley Street,
Nelson, British Columbia

Contact

Tel: 250-505-1171  Fax: 250-505-1172