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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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M'Akola Housing Society

Provides homes primarily for aboriginal people where they can feel connected to traditional values and community.more info

Address / Contact Info
22 - 3201 Shenton Road
, Nanaimo, BC, V9T 5X6
Phone: (250) 756-4217
Web Links Website
Classification Tags
Community Headings: Education

MAiD

Access for those in our community who are wanting consultation or to learn more regarding Medical Assistance in Dying.more info

Address / Contact Info
Brickyard Clinic , 340 Campbell Street
, Nanaimo, BC
Phone: (250) 753-3202

Mandy's Professional Foot Care (R.N.)

Mandy's Professional Foot Caremore info

Address / Contact Info
Mandy's Professional Foot Care
Nanaimo, BC
Phone: (250) 585-3859
Features Accessible
Classification Tags
Topics: Seniors
Clinical Headings: Foot Care Nurse

Margarete's Circle of Support

Senior Advocate; E.g. of services - Accompanied Doctors and Hospital visits; Help with banking tasks e.g., paying bills; using modern technology; help with your pets; light garden work; help with selecting other professionals, e.g., home repairs, house cleaning, etc.; help with your daily tasks; transport; travel planning.

more info

Address / Contact Info
Nanaimo, BC
Phone: (250) 739-2688
Web Links Email
Classification Tags
Topics: Seniors
Community Headings: Elder Abuse

Marilyn Aman Comfort Support Assistance

Marilyn Aman - Comfort, Support, Assistance, e.g., attendant, homemakermore info

Address / Contact Info
Nanaimo, BC
Phone: (250) 751-8575
Classification Tags
Topics: Men, Seniors, Women

Marriage/couples Therapy

Utilising advanced training and experience in this specialised counselling field couples can work through the patterns that derail their communication and love. (Clinical Counsellor)more info

Address / Contact Info
Shore Counselling Services, A trademark of Shore Wellness Services
353 Seventh St.
, Nanaimo, BC, V9R 1E3
Phone: (250) 754-0698
Web Links Website
Classification Tags
Clinical Headings: Counselling, Spiritual Health

Massage Therapy Clinic

I am one of the most experienced Registered Massage Therapists (RMTs) in Nanaimo BC with over twenty-five years of professional experience in massage therapy.
I offer a positive, supportive, therapeutic and integrated approach to:
Acute and chronic pain and injuries, Preventative care and rehabilitation, Health and wellness, Stress management, Pregnancy support: pre and post natal caremore info

Address / Contact Info
595 Campbell Street
, Nanaimo, BC, V9R 3G9
Phone: (250) 754-2514
Web Links Website
Features Accessible
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Meals on Wheels

Delivers hot meals to people's homes for a small fee. Must be referred by another person.more info

Address / Contact Info
Nanaimo, BC
Phone: (250) 753-1300
Web Links Website
Features Accessible
Classification Tags
Topics: Food
Clinical Headings: Nutrition
Community Headings: Food Security

Medela breast pump rental

Medela breast pump rentalmore info

Address / Contact Info
Anchor Compounding Pharmacy
1450 Waddington Rd
, Nanaimo, BC, V9S 4V9
Phone: (250) 591-4411
Fax: (250) 591-4011
Web Links Website Email
Classification Tags
Clinical Headings: Pharmacy - PharmaNet
Community Headings: Service BC

Medical Arts Centre

Family Practice Hours 8:30 a.m to 5:00 p.m Monday to Friday
Walk-In Clinic (No Appointment Necessary)
Monday to Friday 9:00 a.m to 9:00 p.m
Saturday, Sunday and most Holidays 10:30 a.m to 5:00 p.m.more info

Address / Contact Info
#103-650 South Terminal Ave.
, Nanaimo, BC, V9R 5E2
Phone: (250) 753-3431
Appointments: (250) 741-0447
Fax: (250) 754-6897
Web Links Website
Features Accessible
Classification Tags
Clinical Headings: Family Practice