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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.


Mental Health / Counselling - Private Counselling - Registered Counsellors

Anger into Empowerment

While many would prefer to "get rid" of anger this approach instead turns it into courage and a sense of empowerment! (Clinical Counsellor)more info

Address / Contact Info
Shore Counselling Services, A trademark of Shore Wellness Services
353 Seventh St.
, Nanaimo, BC, V9R 1E3
Phone: (250) 754-0698
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Community Headings: Child Abuse, Elder Abuse

Counselling

I specialize in areas of anxiety, depression and marriage/relationships. I want to offer a chance to find balance in your thoughts, emotions and experiences. Through my journey of overcoming anxiety, struggling with self-confidence and my journey through marriage is a key factor to what lead me to become a Counsellor.more info

Address / Contact Info
New Living Counselling
2520 Bowen road
, Nanaimo, BC, V9T3L3
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Clinical Headings: Counselling

Counselling for the Health of It

Helena offers psychotherapy that facilitates mental health and emotional wellbeing, along with personal clarity. Over the years, she discovered that the breadth and depth of her life had channeled her into the role of counsellor. Her toolkit includes personal insight and training in facilitating.more info

Address / Contact Info
1070 Townsite Road
, Nanaimo, BC, V9S 1M6
Phone: (250) 755-1122
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Community Headings: Education

Individual, couples and family therapy

Private professional counselling by registered therapists and students is offered for a donation. (Registered Therapists)more info

Address / Contact Info
V.I. Integrated Counselling Society, Community Services Building
#306 – 285 Prideaux Street
, Nanaimo, BC, V9R 2N2
Phone: (250) 716-8888
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Marriage/couples Therapy

Utilising advanced training and experience in this specialised counselling field couples can work through the patterns that derail their communication and love. (Clinical Counsellor)more info

Address / Contact Info
Shore Counselling Services, A trademark of Shore Wellness Services
353 Seventh St.
, Nanaimo, BC, V9R 1E3
Phone: (250) 754-0698
Web Links Website
Classification Tags
Clinical Headings: Counselling, Spiritual Health

Nanaimo Counsellors

We are a hub of independent counsellors located in the heart of downtown Nanaimo. Browse our website and find your perfect fit!more info

Address / Contact Info
Nanaimo Counsellors Directory
477 Wallace Street, Suite 310
, Nanaimo, BC, V9R 5B7
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Nanaimo Family Life Association

Provides individual, relationship , youth and seniors counselling.more info

Address / Contact Info
Nanaimo Family Life Association - Volunteer Counselling Program
1070 Townsite Road
, Nanaimo, BC, V9S 1M6
Phone: (250) 754-3331
Fax: (250) 753-0268
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Classification Tags
Clinical Headings: Counselling, Family Planning

Ron Depner Counselling, Registered Clinical Counsellor

Professional Clinical Counselling with Specializations in Anxiety, Depression, Addiction, and Relationships
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Address / Contact Info
Ron Depner Counselling & Psychotherapy
477 Wallace Street, Suite 310
, Nanaimo, BC, V9R 5B7
Phone: (250) 616-3579
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Shore Counselling Services, Clinical Counsellor

Ian Gartshore has assisted more than one thousand people through his private practise and the non-profit agency he founded and runs.
He is a marriage and family specialist who also works with individuals suffering from depression, anxiety and anger issues (amongst others). (Clinical Counsellor)more info

Address / Contact Info
Shore Counselling Services, A trademark of Shore Wellness Services
353 Seventh Street
, Nanaimo, BC, V9R 1E3
Phone: (250) 754-0698
Web Links Website

Surfside Recovery House

Six week drug & alcohol program for men.more info

Address / Contact Info
Surfside recovery House
2368 Rosstown Road
, Nanaimo, BC
Phone: (250) 758-2253
Appointments: (250) 758-5611
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