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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.


Condition Specific Info / Support - Hearing

Hearing Care Clinc

Your Personal Hearing Care Provider

At Hearing Care Clinic, we understand the impact that hearing loss can have on your daily activities, relationships and emotional wellbeing. At our family owned and operated clinics, we are committed to finding the right hearing care solutions for you. It’s not just our job; it is our promise, from our family to yours.
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Hearing Care Clinic
103-3055 Oak St.
, Chemainus Village Square, Chemainus, BC, V0R 1K1
Phone: (250) 324-4002
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Island Deaf & Hard of Hearing Centre

Provides counselling, support, hearing loss , employment, family, community, and interpreting services. TTY customers please dial 250-753-0977.more info

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67B Skinner Street
, Nanaimo, BC
Phone: (250) 753-0999
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Speech Program, Island Health

This program provides speech and language services to preschool children from the general population living within the Capital Region. To receive services, children must present with only speech and/or language delays/disorders and be preschool age (not yet eligible for kindergarten). Preschool children with developmental disabilities and children who are deaf or hard of hearing are not served by this program.more info

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