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Resource Hub Re: Seniors' Social Isolation - Nanaimo

Community Health Notice posted: 19-Aug-2019 9:25 AM PDT

Below is a link to a website developed as a one-stop knowledge hub for those who are working to reduce seniors' social isolation and to increase their social inclusion.

https://seniorsocialisolation.ca/

The website show cases the resources developed by collective impact projects designed to reduce seniors' social isolation at the population level, funded by the Government of Canada New Horizons Pan-Canadian 2015-2016 program:

https://www.canada.ca/en/employment-social-development/programs/new-horizons-seniors.html

This website also holds reports and other resources from around the world related to understanding and addressing seniors' social isolation and increasing their social inclusion.


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Discovery Youth and Family Substance Use Services

Provides counselling for youth who are experiencing difficulties related to their own or another person's substance use, as well as support for parents of adolescents regarding substance use concerns.
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Address / Contact Info
Vancouver Island Health Authority
206 - 96 Cavan St
, Nanaimo, BC, V9R 2V1
Phone: (250) 739-5790
Fax: (250) 740-2672
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Clinical Headings: Counselling

Diver Lake Dental Clinic

Diver Lake Dental Clinicmore info

Address / Contact Info
3767 Shenton Road
, Nanaimo, BC, V9T 2H1
Phone: (250) 756-0125
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Clinical Headings: Dental Care

Doula Services Association

To locate doula in the communitymore info

Address / Contact Info
Nanaimo, BC
Phone: (604) 515-5588
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Classification Tags
Clinical Headings: Family Planning
Community Headings: Child Development

Dover View Dental

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Address / Contact Info
7-6894 Island Highway N
, Nanaimo, BC, V9V 1P6
Phone: (250) 390-9227
Fax: (250) 390-9248
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Downtown Nanaimo Dental Group

Dr. Mahara, Dr. Hill and the entire team of dental professionals at Downtown Nanaimo Dental Group welcome you to visit them for all of your dental needs. Downtown Nanaimo Dental Group has been serving patients in Nanaimo for over 15 years offering friendly, professional dental services to families across the region.more info

Address / Contact Info
5-140 Wallace Street
, Nanaimo, BC, V9R 5B1
Phone: (250) 754-4322
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Clinical Headings: Dental Care

Dr John E Pappel

Dr. Pappel and his team are committed to providing personalized, state-of-the-art orthodontic care.more info

Address / Contact Info
2-1500 Waddington Road
, Nanaimo, BC, V9S 4V9
Phone: (250) 753-0111
Fax: (250) 755-7858
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Clinical Headings: Dental Care

Dr Karin L. Mattern

A chiropractor specializes in the alignment and functioning of the joints of the body, with emphasis on the spine and pelvis, and in the optimum function of the nervous system.more info

Address / Contact Info
3648 Departure Bay Road
, Nanaimo, BC, V9T 1C4
Phone: (250) 758-7022
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Dr. B. J. Wadson Inc.

The dental office of Dr. Bryan Wadson and Dr. Allen Meyer of Nanaimo, BC provides general and restorative dentistry for patients of all ages. more info

Address / Contact Info
105 Richards Street
, Nanaimo, BC, V9R 2S7
Phone: (250) 753-6512
Classification Tags
Clinical Headings: Dental Care

Dr. Jerome Fryer – Nanaimo, BC, Chiropractor

As a Nanaimo chiropractor and manual therapist, I am here to help you. Our team at Pure Body Balance focuses on improving your health by carefully investigating the anatomy in question as well as all other tissues related. I will work to reduce your pain and symptoms to provide a natural healing environment instead of conventional treatments that only mask the pain. I believe in finding the root of the issue, not just treating the symptoms. My goal is to offer you a rediscovery of health and wellness through natural and organic ways allowing your body and spine to heal itself.more info

Address / Contact Info
1621 Dufferin Crescent #201
, Nanaimo, BC, V9S 5T4
Phone: (250) 591-1945
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Dr. Mark Erickson

Dr. Erickson uses a patient centered evidence-based approach to chiropractic care, utilizing his skills in diagnosing, soft tissue work, manual adjusting, exercise prescription and sports performance to guide his scope of practice. A board certified chiropractic sports physician and receiving a Master’s in sports and exercise science, more info

Address / Contact Info
Woodgrove Pines Clinic
102-6135 Metral Drive
, Nanaimo, BC, V9T 2L7
Phone: (250) 390-2003
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Classification Tags
Clinical Headings: Pain Management, Sports Medicine