Island Health Authority

Agency Location(s) and Communities Served

  • Primarily Southern Vancouver Island (including Victoria, Sidney, the Western Communities, Sooke, Port Renfrew and the Southern Gulf Islands) with some Island wide services

MCFD Programs Delivered

  • Early Intervention Therapy (South Island)

  • Infant Development Program (South Island)

  • Supported Child Development Program (South Island)

  • School Aged Therapy (South Island)

Other Programs Delivered

  • Vancouver Island Assessment Network (Island wide)

  • Rehabilitation Clinics: Neonatal Follow Up, Neuromotor, Pediatric Feeding and Swallowing, Cleft Lip and Palate (Island wide)

  • Queen Alexandra Orthotics, Prosthetics, Pedorthics and Seating (Island wide)

  • Nursing Support Services (Island wide)

  • GR Pearkes Child Care Servvices (Victoria)

Union Affiliation

  • Health Sciences Association (HSA)

  • Health Employees Union (HEU)

  • BC Nurses Union (BCNU)

Executive Director (ED) Name and/or Designate (if applicable)

Sarah Gatschene

Skills/interests of ED and/or designate (if applicable)