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Carfentanil has been confirmed in the drug supply on Vancouver Island

Community Health Alert posted: 07-Jul-2017 3:09 PM PDT

Carfentanil has been confirmed in the drug supply on Vancouver Island. It is similar to fentanyl but can be 100 times more toxic. Reduce risk by:
• Never using alone
• Starting small
• Carrying naloxone
• Being close to help

For more information on overdose signs, prevention, resources, and to find an Overdose Prevention Service location near you visit: www.viha.ca/mho/overdose.htm

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Anne's Household Services

People in Nanaimo and surrounding areas have come to expect only high-quality service from Anne's Household Services. Whether it be cleaning, maintaining, repairing or installing, we can help you in and around your home or office with just about anything.more info

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229 Victoria Road
, Nanaimo, BC, V9R 4P7
Phone: (250) 716-3263
Appointments: (250) 668-3097
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British Columbia Newcomers' Guide to Resources and Services

Launched on June 13, 2007, WelcomeBC is a broad strategic framework led by the Ministry of Jobs, Tourism and Skills Training. It brings immigration, settlement and immigration-related labour market services under a single service umbrella.more info

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5th floor 605 Robson Street
, Vancouver, BC, V6B 5J3
Phone: (604) 660-2203
Fax: (250) 952-4559
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Community Headings: Immigration

Canadian Cadet Organization

It is a national program for young Canadians aged 12 to 18 who are interested in participating in a variety of fun, challenging and rewarding activities while learning about the Sea , Army and Air activities of the Canadian Armed Forces.more info

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Topics: Youth
Community Headings: Child Development

Claire's Home Service

Claire's Home Servicemore info

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Claire's Home Care Service
Nanaimo, BC
Phone: (250) 751-8114
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Clinical Headings: Home and Community Care

Connecting Learners with Knowledge (CLWK.CA)

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Connecting Learners with Knowledge
Nanaimo, BC
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Clinical Headings: Education, Wound Care
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Cuts on the Run

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Nanaimo, BC
Phone: (250) 667-3300
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Topics: Men, Seniors, Women

Enquiry BC

When you cannot get the information you need as quickly as you need it we are a toll free telephone information service to refer you straight to the person who can answer your questions.more info

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BC
Toll-free: 1-800-661-8773
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Clinical Headings: Education
Community Headings: Enquiry BC, Service BC

Independent Living with Supportive Services

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Seniors Independent Living with Supportive Services, Sherwood House
Duncan, BC, V9L 0B5
Phone: (250) 715-0116
Phone: (250) 737-1458
Fax: (250) 737-1459
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Topics: Housing, Shelter
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Let Me Help

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Nanaimo, BC
Phone: (250) 741-0653
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Merry Maids Nanaimo

Merry Maids Nanaimomore info

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4131 Mostar Road
, Nanaimo, BC, V9T 6A6
Phone: (250) 751-0557
Fax: (250) 751-0426
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