École Handsworth Secondary
North Vancouver School District
Grade 9 Immunization

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​VCH Immunization Clinics are Open

Handsworth School Grade 9 Immunizations Clinics:
Tuesday, October 3, 2023
Tuesday, April 3, 2024 (Catch up date for any students who miss the first clinic or require a second dose.)

Permission forms will be distributed to Grade 9 students during the week of September 11 to 15, 2023.  Students are instructed to returned their signed permission forms to the school office by Wednesday, September 20, 2023.

VCH strongly recommends new students of any age be immunized upon entry to school or soon after. Throughout the school year VCH holds weekly booked immunization appointments for any children ages 2 months – 19 years.  Families can book online at https://northshorepublichealth.janeapp.com/​ or call the heath unit at 604-983-6700 to speak with a public health nurse.

More information is available at Vancouver Coastal Health.

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Public Health Nurse
Child and Youth Team
Phone:  (604) 983-6863
Fax:  (604) 983-6883

Public Health Nurse
Maria Gul, RN BScN
Child and Youth Team
Central Community Health Centre
132 W. Esplanade, 6th Floor
North Vancouver, V7M 1A2

Telephone:  (778) 886-8520
E-mail:  maria.gul@vch.ca
Office Hours:  Monday to Thursday, 8:30am to 4:30pm

Nurse On-Call
Tel:  (604) 983-6811

​Vancouver Coastal Health​ Parent Resources

Providing VCH with immunization records for your child.

Send the immunization record to the following email address: northshorevaccinerecord@vch.ca​

​Questions about immunization clinics,

​Parents can book appointments online by going to NorthShorePublicHealth.janeapp.com
The latest update for “When to keep sick kids at home” 
​Information sheet for parents: http://www.vch.ca/Documents/when-to-keep-sick-kids-home-from-school.pdf

For more information regarding Grade 9 Immunizations please visit HealthLinkBC.​