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Geographic Areas Served: Gabriola

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Island Health
203-2000 Island Highway North (Brooks Landing Mall)
, Nanaimo , V9S 5W3
Phone: (250) 739-5710
Fax: (250) 755-3310
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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

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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

Atlas Chiropractic & Body Balance

Atlas Chiropractic and Body Balance in Nanaimo uses safe, drugless, and non-surgical methods to help with pain related conditions. We offer the following services: chiropractic treatment, custom foot orthotics, deep tissue laser therapy. We offer a great service and have help thousands in Nanaimo. Dr. Whyte has been practicing over 8 years. No Wheelchair Access!more info

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Atlas Chiropractic & Body balance
4-4515 Uplands Drive
, Nanaimo, BC, V9T 6M8
Phone: (250) 585-6325
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Camp Goodtimes

Camp Goodtimes provides a safety-focused, medically supervised, fun and recreational experience for children and teens affected by cancer and their families.more info

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Canadian Cancer Society, BC & Yukon
565 W 10th Ave
, Vancouver, BC, V5Z 4J4
Local: (604) 675-7141
Toll-Free: 1-800-663-2524 ext. 7141
Fax: (604) 675-7124
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Canadian Cancer Society

Get trusted cancer information, locate community services, find help with travel & accommodations, borrow wigs & prosthesis, talk to someone who’s been there, adjust to life after treatment.more info

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BC and Yukon Division
777E Poplar Street
, Nanaimo, BC, V9S 2H7
Cancer Information Service: 1-888-939-3333
Unit Office: (205) 741-8180
Fax: 1(250) 382-8130
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Clinical Headings: NRGH, Oncology
Community Headings: Education

Cancer Connection

Peer support for people with cancer and their caregivers.more info

Address / Contact Info
Canadian Cancer Society, BC & Yukon
565 W 10th Ave
, Vancouver, BC, V5Z 4J4
Toll-Free: 1-800-822-8664
Local: (604) 675-7148
Fax: (604) 675-7301
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Cancer Information Service

Available to cancer patients, caregivers or anyone who needs help understanding cancer and finding community services. Toll-free service accessible in multiple languages.more info

Address / Contact Info
Canadian Cancer Society, BC & Yukon
565 W 10th Ave
, Vancouver, BC, V5Z 4J4
Cancer Information Service: 1-888-939-3333
Division Office: (604) 872-4400
Fax: (604) 872-4113
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Central Island Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Program (CICAPP)

CICAPP services the needs of children and youth with complex mood, anxiety and/or psychotic concerns or complex neuro-developmental and associated psychiatric concerns.more info

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Island Health, Nanaimo
Nanaimo, BC
Phone: (250) 519-6720
Phone: (250) 519-6794
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CHRONIC PAIN SELF-MANAGEMENT

We are a non-profit organization, funded by the Ministry and part of UVIC's Institute on Aging & Lifelong Health. Also known as SELF-MANAGEMENT BC. Our office is in Ladner (Delta) BCmore info

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SELF-MANAGEMENT BC , Insitute on Aging & Lifelong Health, School of Public Health and Social Policy, R-HUT, 103
Suite 210-4907 Chisholm Street
, Delta, BC, V4K 2K6
Toll FREE: 1-866-902-3767
Toll-free (after hours): 1-866-902-3767
Fax: 1(604) 940-2099
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Clinical Headings: VIHA Partners
Community Headings: Community Resource, Education

Family Caregivers Society of BC

Family Caregivers Society of BC is a registered charity dedicated 100% to supporting family caregivers. A family caregiver is anyone who cares for an adult family member or friend because of disease, disability or frailty due to aging.

We aim to inform, support and educate to improve quality of life for family caregivers. We also provide leadership to strengthen the voice of family caregivers and promotes the significance of the family caregivers’ role.

Our toll-free family caregiver support line is available to BC residents at 1-877-520-3267, Monday to Friday, 8:30am to 4pm.

Family Caregivers Society of BC is a Province wide service.more info

Address / Contact Info
#6 – 3318 Oak Street
, Victoria, BC, V8X 2S9
Phone: (250) 384-0408
Toll-free: 1-877-520-3267
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Community Headings: Education