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)  

Child Abuse

Aboriginal Child & Youth Mental Health

Provides confidential, free outreach services for aboriginal children, youth and families who may be experiencing difficulties with thoughts, feelings or behaviors. Provides info, workshops & referrals to other community partners.more info

Address / Contact Info
301-190 Wallace Street
, Nanaimo, BC, V9R 5B1
Phone: (250) 741-5701
Classification Tags
Community Headings: Child Abuse, Crisis Centre

Aboriginal People Crisis Line

Aboriginal People Crisis Linemore info

Address / Contact Info
BC
Toll-free: 1-800-588-8717

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
Web Links Website
Classification Tags
Community Headings: Child Abuse, Elder Abuse

bc211

bc211 is a nonprofit organization that specializes in providing free information and referral regarding community, government and social services in BC. Our help line services include 211, the Alcohol and Drug Information and Referral Service (ADIRS), the Problem Gambling Help Line, VictimLink BC, and the Youth Against Violence Line. more info

Address / Contact Info
Phone: 2-1-1
TTY Phone #: (604) 875-0885
Phone (after hours): 2-1-1
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Bullying Hotline

Youth against violence linemore info

Address / Contact Info
Toll-free: 1-800-680-4264
Classification Tags
Topics: Youth
Clinical Headings: Counselling

Children's Helpline

To report child abuse and neglect.more info

Address / Contact Info
Nanaimo, BC
Phone: 310-1234
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Haven House

Provides shelter, food, information and crisis support for women and their children who are experiencing physical, emotional, and psychological violence in their lives.
Haven Society 24-Hour Crisis Linemore info

Address / Contact Info
Nanaimo, BC
Phone: (250) 756-2452
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Haven Society

Haven Society's mission is to promote the integrity and safety of women, children, youth and families and the development of a respectful and healthy community. As a leading anti-violence organization operating from feminist principles, Haven Society achieves this mission by providing a range of services, public education and advocacy.more info

Address / Contact Info
PO Box 37086, 38-3200 Island Highway
, Nanaimo, BC, V9T 1W1
Toll-free: 1-888-756-0616
Appointments: (250) 756-2452
Fax: (250) 756-2414
Web Links Website Email
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Classification Tags
Clinical Headings: Counselling
Community Headings: Child Abuse, Housing

NARSF Programs Ltd.

Provides a range of counselling, therapy, health and harm reduction services to individuals, children, youth and families, with funding provided by the Ministry of Children & Family Development and Vancouver Island Health Authority.more info

Address / Contact Info
NARSF
201 - 170 Wallace Street, 2nd floor 190 Wallace Street
, Downtown, Nanaimo, BC, V9R 5B1
Main phone line: (250) 754-2773
Harm Reduction Services: (250) 753-6759
Fax: (250) 754-1605
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NAVIGATING Child and Youth Mental Health and Substance Use Services

This document was produced by professionals and families in Nanaimo related to child and youth mental health and substance use services. The goal is to enhance navigation of the mental health and substance use system for families. See the attached document "Pathways to Wellness" to see how you can navigate the system.more info

Address / Contact Info
Nanaimo Local Action Team
Nanaimo, BC