Powell River Board of Education
Learners Preparing for the Challenges of Tomorrow
Special Services

Services offered within the district are introduced here briefly. For further information regarding these services please contact the Special Services Coordinator at (604) 414-2607, or contact the program coordinators listed below. Descriptions of each service can be found on the Special Services Program Page.


Student Services    

Contact Phone

Deaf and Hard of Hearing
Theresa Verdiel
Drug and Alcohol Prevention Program Rachel Hrynyuk 604-485-3300
English as a Second Language Shannon Behan

Gifted Support Services Theresa Verdiel 604-414-2607
Early Learning Rita John 604-485-6271 ext.2244
The Hospital/Homebound Gerry Brach
Physio/Occupational Therapy Barb Farquharson 604-485-6271 ext. 2238
School Psychology Mily Ng 604-414-2606
Speech-Language Pathology Stephanie Keane 604-485-6271 ext. 2252
Student Mom Program Diane Green 604-483-3171


Contact Us

4351 Ontario Avenue, Powell River, BC, V8A 1V3 Phone: (604) 485-6271 Fax: (604) 485-6435 Email: info@sd47.bc.ca

Hours of operation

Monday - Friday
8:30am - 4:30pm

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