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Child, Youth, And Family

Crossroads Crisis Pregnancy Centre

Provides a number of free and confidential services including pregnancy tests, information and counselling on options, practical help, post-abortion counselling and community referrals.more info

Address / Contact Info
1717 Kerrisdale Road
, Nanaimo, BC, V9S 1N4
Business number: (250) 716-1633
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Doula Services Association

To locate doula in the communitymore info

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

Families 2 Families

Offering parenting courses: assisting parents & caregivers on Vancouver Island in raising children in a positive way, who become confident about engaging with children as a loving, nurturing relationship. more info

Address / Contact Info
Office Address, 2030 Northfield Road
, Nanaimo, BC, V9S 3B8
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Clinical Headings: Counselling, Education

Family Justice Service

An approach to solving problems in which a third party (a mediator) helps people with family law problems reach a resolution without going to court. Mediators are specially qualified to help people reach agreements. Some mediators are lawyers. more info

Address / Contact Info
Justice Access Centre
302 – 65 Front Street
, Nanaimo, BC, V9R 5H9
Phone: (250) 741-5447
Toll-free: 1-800-578-8511
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Clinical Headings: Counselling, Family Practice
Community Headings: Adoption, Enquiry BC, Service BC

Family Maintenance Enforcement Program

FMEP is a free service of the BC Ministry of Justice helping families and children entitled to support under a maintenance order or agreement.more info

Address / Contact Info
Box 5100
, Victoria, BC, V8R 6N3
Phone: 1(250) 220-4040
Toll-free: 1-800-663-3455
Fax: 1(250) 220-4050
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Friendship Lelum Youth Safe House

Short-term emergency housing for youth ages 12-18 when at risk. Assists them leave the streets and to learn to live safe, healthy lives.more info

Address / Contact Info
Nanaimo, BC
Phone: (250) 753-8266
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Greater Nanaimo Early Years Partnership

The Greater Nanaimo Early Years Partnership (GNEYP) is a diverse group of engaged community partners who are committed to improving the health and development of children ages pre-natal to six in the Greater Nanaimo area. more info

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Nanaimo, BC
Phone: (250) 816-1699
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Community Headings: Education

Healthy Children Grant Avenue

You will find health information and resources on Vancouver Island to help you through every stage of your child's health.

PREGNANCY TO BIRTH. INFANCY TO ADOLESCENCE.more info

Address / Contact Info
1665 Grant Avenue
, Nanaimo, BC, V9S 5K7
Phone: (250) 755-3342
Fax: (250) 755-3369
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Clinical Headings: Education, Immunizations, Nutrition
Community Headings: Child Development, Education

Healthy Children Irwin Street

Inside you will find health information and resources on Vancouver Island to help you through every stage of your child's health.

PREGNANCY TO BIRTH. INFANCY TO ADOLESCENCE.more info

Address / Contact Info
260 Irwin Street
, Nanaimo, BC, V9R 4X5
Phone: (250) 739-5845
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Classification Tags
Clinical Headings: Education, Family Planning, Nutrition
Community Headings: Child Development

Hospice Youth Program

Offers a safe haven for teens ages 13-18 dealing with the death of a special person and a website designed for teens. Call about counselling, library resources and group programs.more info

Address / Contact Info
1729 Boundary Avenue
, Nanaimo, BC, V9S 4P3
Phone: (250) 758-8857
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Topics: Youth