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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.

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:

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.

Substance Use / Addictions - Counselling / Therapy - Adult

Adult Substance Use Services Team

Provides information, education, support and treatment for people affected by or at risk of developing alcohol and other drug-related difficulties.more info

Address / Contact Info
Island Health , Mental Health Substance Use Services (MHSU)
3151 Barons Road
, Nanaimo, BC, V9T 5W5
Phone: (250) 739-5880
Fax: (250) 739-5879
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Clinical Headings: Addictions/Rehabilitation

Partners In Parenting

Works with parents with addiction, who have children under age 12.more info

Address / Contact Info
260 Irwin Street (Princess Royal Family Centre)
, Nanaimo, BC
Phone: (250) 739-5845
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Spirit of Freedom Ministries

A Christian program that brings new hope to the chemically dependent, their families and others.more info

Address / Contact Info
Toll-free: 1-800-535-6011
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