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View Document 1 Day Cancer Care Workshop in Qualicum

Community Health Notice posted: 23-Oct-2019 1:52 PM PDT

Lori McFarlane, Medical Doctor, and Erin Roman, Registered Dietitian, from InspireHealth are hosting a FREE workshop on supportive cancer care on:

Tuesday, November 12, 2019 – 10 am to 3 pm
The Gardens at Qualicum Beach
650 Berwick Road North | Qualicum Beach, BC | V9K 2T8

S: Women

Screening Mammography Program

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Address / Contact Info
1804B Bowen Road
, Nanaimo, BC, V9S 5W4
Phone: (250) 716-5904
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Topics: Women

Self Management British Columbia

Self-management refers to the tasks that an individual must undertake to live well with one or more chronic conditions. These tasks include gaining confidence to deal with medical management, role management, and emotional management. more info

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210- 4907 Chisholm Street, 101- 4906 Delta Street
, Delta, BC, V4K 2V2
Toll-free: 1-866-902-3767
Fax: (604) 940-2099
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Self-Management Health Coach program

Self-Management Health Coach Program provides individualised telephone support for people living with chronic diseases such as diabetes, chronic pain, cancer, heart, kidney and lung diseases, arthritis, lupus, Parkinson, MS, etc. Volunteer health coaches provide weekly 30 minutes telephone coaching for 3 – 6 months for individuals wanting to improve their confidence and motivation to become healthier and to better manage the daily challenges of living with chronic conditions. Individuals are paired with coaches based on gender and possibly shared chronic conditions. more info

Address / Contact Info
University of Victoria, Institute of Aging & Lifelong Health
Ste 210, 4907 Chisholm St
, Delta, BC, V4K 2K6
Main Line: (604) 940-1273
Toll Free: 1-866-902-3767
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Senior Peer Counselling

Provides counselling and support to alleviate loneliness and isolation of seniors who are age 55+. The service is offered in the home, the office and community. Seniors are encouraged to enjoy healthy ageing through physical, emotional, and spiritual well-being.more info

Address / Contact Info
1070 Townsite Road
, Nanaimo, BC, V9S 1M6
Phone: (250) 754-3331
Fax: (250) 753-0268
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Clinical Headings: 45
Community Headings: 23

Seniors Health and Seniors Care

We provide care for seniors in a variety of settings, from hospitals and clinics to your home.more info

Address / Contact Info
1655 Grant Ave
, Nanaimo , BC, V9S 2J2
Phone: (250) 755-6229
Fax: (250) 755-3371
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Seniors Outreach Team (SORT)

Provides assessment and treatment services to seniors over 65 who are experiencing mental health problems such as Alzheimer's Disease or depression. Support and education to family and professional caregivers is available.more info

Address / Contact Info
VIHA
1665 Grant Avenue
, Nanaimo, BC, V9S 5K7
Phone: (250) 755-3301
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Clinical Headings: 45
Community Headings: 23

Seniors Resource Directory

Information and resource directory for Seniors in Nanaimo A supplement to the Nanaimo News Bulletin.more info

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777 Poplar Street
, Nanaimo, BC, V9S 2H7
Phone: (250) 753-3707
Fax: (250) 753-0788
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Clinical Headings: 45
Community Headings: 23

Services for People with Disabilities Guide

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Toll-free: 1-800-622-6232
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Services for Seniors Guide

This guide provides information about Government of Canada services and programs for seniors and their families.more info

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Services for Seniors guide
Toll-free: 1-800-622-6232
Web Links Website
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Clinical Headings: 45
Community Headings: 23, Service BC

Sheila McGrath RMT

Registered massage therapists (RMTs) in British Columbia are trained
in the assessment and diagnosis of soft tissues and joints, and the treatment and
prevention of injury, pain, and physical disorders.more info

Address / Contact Info
Mountainview Chiropractic & Massage Therapy
Unit #104 - 6543 Portsmouth Road
, Nanaimo, BC, V9V 1A3
Phone: (250) 933-3443
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Community Headings: 23
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Confident Parents: Thriving Kids
Confident Parents: Thriving Kids is a family-focused phone-based coaching services effective in reducing mild to moderate behavioral problems and promoting healthy child developemnt in children ages 3-12. https://mid-island.

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Resource Hub Re: Seniors' Social Isolation

Are you and your colleagues aware that social isolation among seniors is the "new smoking" in terms of health risks and impacts?

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.

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