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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.


Gov't / Legal / Complaints / Advocacy - Legal Aid /Support

Justice Access Centre

Provides help with family and civil law issues that affect everyday life, such as separation or divorce (incl. family law advice), income security, employment, housing or debt. Offers a resource room and information/services to reach solutions to your problems.more info

Address / Contact Info
302 - 65 Front Street
, Nanaimo, BC, V9R 5H9
Phone: (250) 741-5447
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Mid-Island Legal Aid

Denice Barrie, Barrister and Solicitor, helps people with low incomes resolve their legal problems and facilitates access to justice.more info

Address / Contact Info
210 Milton Street
, Nanaimo, BC, V9R 2K6
Phone: (250) 753-4396
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Topics: Legal
Community Headings: Education, Income Assistance