Health Professionals (97) Low Income / Support (47) Social Services (17) Mental Health / Counselling (56) Substance Use / Addictions (22) Condition Specific Info / Support (59) Seniors (15) Child, Youth, and Family (50) Health Services (84) Abuse / Neglect (8) Education / Employment / Development (10) Gov't / Legal / Complaints / Advocacy (21)  

Geographic Areas Served: Parksville

Access / Crisis Services

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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

AVI Health Centre

AVI Health Centre provides Opiate Replacement Treatment with Methadone and Suboxone and HIV Primary Care. We also offer HIV POC testing, sti testing and treatment, support counselling, take home Naloxone Training, harm reduction education and supplies, nutritional and housing support and care planning and intensive case management for people living with HIV and or hepatitis C. more info

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AIDS Vancouver Island - Nanaimo
102-55 Victoria Road
, Nanaimo, BC, V9R 4N9
AVI Health Centre program: (250) 754-9111
AIDS Vancouver Island programs: (250) 753-2437
Fax: (250) 754-9888
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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

Address / Contact Info
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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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

Address / Contact Info
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

Community of Care

Community of Care is about coming together to represent the best that we can do for each other. We provide home care and nursing that is consciously considered and based on participation in a relationship. With mobile app care plans, communication, task tracking and check-ins we get service right the first time and on-time. A decade serving Vancouver Island.more info

Address / Contact Info
Community Care Home Health, Healthcare, Home and Community Care
BC
Nanaimo: (778) 762-0900
TF Urgent Care Information Line: 1-855-658-6508
Fax: (778) 762-0900
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Community Headings: Crisis Centre, Education, Elder Abuse

Community Therapists Nanaimo (Occupational Therapy and Rehabilitation Programs)

Established in 1989, Community Therapists’ team of Occupational Therapists provide individualized rehabilitation programs that enable people to function more fully in their communities including home, school and work. We work 1:1 with clients in their homes, community settings such as pools and fitness facilities and the workplace but we can also see clients in our Nanaimo and Victoria offices depending on availability. We offer 1:1 rehabilitation in real world settings that allow our clients to improve functioning in the places that matter to them to enable them to return to a full life.

Community Therapists provides

• Hospital Discharge Assessments
• Home Health Rehabilitation for Medical Equipment, Mobility Equipment
• Active Rehabilitation including Pool Therapy
• Return to Work Functional Assessments
• Return to Work Planning & Implementation
• Job Demands Analyses & Ergonomic Assessments
• Concussion Rehabilitation
• Chronic Pain Rehabilitation
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Address / Contact Info
Community Therapists (Head Office), 201 - 3997 Henning Drive
, Burnaby, BC, V5C 6N5
Toll-free: 1-800-591-9477
Phone: (604) 681-9293
Fax: (604) 681-8705
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