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A new online tool has launched to help navigate seniors' living options

Community Health Notice posted: 12-Dec-2019 1:02 PM PST

To help physicians navigate the possible options for assisted living for their senior patients, EngAge BC, an operating arm of BC Care Providers Association, has launched Route 65, a free and confidential online resource that connects seniors with living and wellness options across BC.

Through Route 65, seniors and their families can locate quality independent living, home health care, assisted living or long-term care options in their community. Users can also use Route 65 to seek information about commonly used terminology, or learn how to access services and connect with relevant non-profits or government agencies. The website also includes a regularly updated blog.

EngAge BC staff are available to answer questions, or provide Route 65 brochures which can be shared with seniors or their families.

For more information, please contact the Programs Advisor, Marjahn O'Connor, at marjahn@engageseniors.ca.

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Health Professionals - Hospitals / Primary Care Centres

Nanaimo Regional General Hospital

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1200 Dufferin Crescent
, Nanaimo, BC, V9S 2B7
Phone: (250) 755-7691
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Sexual Assault Nursing/Forensic Nursing Examiners

Provide sexual assault medical exams (including domestic violence) and treatment, with option to collect forensic evidence
All ages and genders welcome.more info

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Island Health - Forensic Nurse Examiner Program, Island Health
Emergency Rooms
, Nanaimo, Duncan, Port Alberni, BC
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Clinical Headings: Emergency, NRGH, Trauma Care
Community Headings: Child Abuse, Crisis Centre, Elder Abuse, RCMP