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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.


Health Professionals - Child / Youth / Adult Health - Health Promotion / Prevention

Alice Wyche - Nanaimo

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678 Franklyn Street
, Nanaimo , BC
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Topics: Food, Women

Alice Wyche - Nanaimo

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Nanaimo, BC
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Barb Wilson RMT

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1105 Thunderbird Drive
, Nanaimo, BC, V9S 2P1
Phone: (250) 616-1660
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Adult Immunization Servicesmore info

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Island Health
#8- 1599 Dufferin Creseent
, Nanaimo , BC, V9S 5L5
Phone: (250) 716-7759
Fax: (250) 755-7924
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Clinical Headings: Immunizations

Stepwrightupfootcare

I am a certified Foot Care Nurse that has taken specialized training in Diabetic and Medical foot care to treat high risk patients with Neuropathy. My business is both mobile and an in-clinic setting, I prevent little problems from becoming big problems by treating corns, callus and toenails. I also have the profession grade tools and training to thin out fungally infected toenails that have thickened; putting the patient at risk for future foot complications.

Preventative foot care nursing will remove painful pressure points on the bottoms of the feet which will allow for easier mobility and for Neuropathy patients; will reduce the chance of tissue breakdown that may result in ulceration. Each treatment session is also an education session on optimal foot health.more info

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foot care nursing, mobile service and in a clinic setting
102-5180 Dublin Way
, Nanaimo, BC, V9T 0H2
Phone: (250) 618-0054
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