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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.


Low Income / Support - Health/Medical

CARE-ONE MEDI TRANSIT LTD.

CARE-ONE MEDI TRANSIT LTD.more info

Address / Contact Info
Nanaimo, BC
Phone: (250) 616-3206
Fax: (250) 756-1430
Features Accessible
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Clinical Headings: Emergency

Pacific Companion - non-emergency transportation, seniors

wheelchair, non emergency stretchermore info

Address / Contact Info
Pacific Companion
Toll-free: 1-877-617-0400
Classification Tags
Clinical Headings: 45
Community Headings: 23

Val's Valet - Companion, transportation, seniors

more info

Address / Contact Info
Val's Valet - companion
Nanaimo, BC
Phone: (250) 741-7970
Classification Tags
Clinical Headings: 45
Community Headings: 23

VIU Hairdressing Program

Hairdressing by student hairdressers (with professional supervisor) at low prices. Call for an appointment.more info

Address / Contact Info
900 Fifth Street
, Nanaimo, BC, V9R 5S5
Phone: (250) 740-6115
Web Links Website
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