"Steps in the Right Direction has been developed for occupational therapists (O.T.), physiotherapists (P.T.) and speech language pathologists (S.L.P) who provide early intervention therapy services to Aboriginal children, families and communities in B.C. It is hoped that the information in this guide will support interdisciplinary therapy professionals in designing and delivering early intervention programs in Aboriginal communities that are meaningful, effective and culturally safe.".
This resource sheet was developed in response to findings of the 2013 research project Licensing First Nations’ Early childhood Programs. Early childhood programs reported difficulties serving traditional foods. This resource sheet summarizes the Food Premises Regulation that early childhood programs must follow in order to prepare and serve traditional foods in their facilities.