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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.

Low Income / Support - Clothing / Goods

Friends of Haven Thrift Shop

Low cost used clothing, toys, small furniture and appliances, books.more info

Address / Contact Info
451 Albert Street
, Nanaimo, BC, V9R 2V9
Phone: (250) 754-3687
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Nanaimo Hospice Shoppe - Bowen Road

Volunteer, shop, or donate gently used clothing, jewelry, collectables, books, household tools and items and furniture. 100% of profits support Nanaimo Hospice programs.more info

Address / Contact Info
35 - 1925 Bowen Road
, Nanaimo, BC, V9S 1H1
Phone: (250) 585-0885
Web Links Website
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Nanaimo Recycling Exchange & Community Market

Used clothing, small electronics, household goods and books at reasonable prices.more info

Address / Contact Info
2477 Kenworth Road
, Nanaimo, BC, V9T 5K4
Phone: (250) 758-7777
Web Links Website
Features Accessible
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Community Headings: Community Resource

St. Andrew's Economy House Store

Low-cost used clothing, small household items, children's items.more info

Address / Contact Info
311 Fitzwilliam Street
, Nanaimo, BC, V9R 3A6
Phone: (250) 753-1924
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The Salvation Army Thrift Stores

See "Description" for other Nanaimo locations.more info

Address / Contact Info
1613 Bowen Road
, Nanaimo, BC, V9S 1G5
Phone: (250) 754-9340
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