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Gov't / Legal / Complaints / Advocacy

Nanaimo Citizen Advocacy Association

Advocate for individuals who seek assistance by providing education, information, referral and support in exercising their rights to maximize independence with dignity. Appeals, tribunals, reconsiderations, PWD applications, counselling, residential tenancy. General, crisis and legal advocacy.more info

Address / Contact Info
114 - 285 Prideaux Street
, Nanaimo, BC, V9R 2N2
Phone: (250) 753-2321
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Nanaimo Region John Howard Society

Provides a therapeutic community in the community and at the Nanaimo Correctional Centre. Involves community in criminal justice, offers community assistance and service work, restorative justice, forensic outreach, housing and public education.more info

Address / Contact Info
200 - 1585 Bowen Road
, Nanaimo, BC, V9S 1G4
Phone: (250) 754-1266
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Topics: Legal

Native Courtworker & Counselling Association

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Address / Contact Info
35 - 1925 Bowen road
, Nanaimo, BC, V9S 1H1
Phone: (250) 729-7455
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Topics: First Nation

Patients Voices Network

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Address / Contact Info
Nanaimo, BC
Toll-free: 1-877-282-1919
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Community Headings: Volunteer Resources

RCMP Victim Services

Offers support, information and referrals to victims of crime/trauma and their families.more info

Address / Contact Info
303 Prideaux Street
, Nanaimo, BC, V9R 2N3
Phone: (250) 755-3146
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Topics: Men, Women

Residential Tenancy Branch Info Line

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Address / Contact Info
BC
Toll-free: 1-800-665-8779
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Topics: Housing

Service BC

Information on most provincial government services including Medical Services Plan, Motor Vehicle Licence Office, vital statistics and small business information. Call 250-741-3636 or 1-800-663-7867 for more information.more info

Address / Contact Info
460 Selby Street
, Nanaimo, BC
Phone: (250) 741-3636
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Service Canada

Information on Canada Pension Plan (CPP), Old Age Security Pension (OAP), and Guaranteed Income Supplement (GIS).more info

Address / Contact Info
BC
Toll-free: 1-800-277-9914
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Topics: Seniors

Tenant Resource & Advisory Centre (TRAC)

Provides legal education and info about residential tenancy matters.more info

Address / Contact Info
BC
Toll-free: 1-800-665-1185
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Topics: Housing

Veterans Affairs Canada - Victoria

To provide exemplary, client-centred services and benefits that respond to the needs of veterans, our other clients and their families, in recognition of their services to Canada; and to keep the memory of their achievements and sacrifices alive for all Canadians.more info

Address / Contact Info
320 - 1321 Blanshard Street
, Victoria, BC, V8W 3B3
Toll-free: 1-866-522-2122
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