Health Professionals (95) Low Income / Support (47) Social Services (17) Mental Health / Counselling (55) 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)  

Elder Abuse

Aboriginal People Crisis Line

Aboriginal People Crisis Linemore info

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

Abuse & Neglect

Matt Scott is VIHA's Clinical Specialist for Vulnerable and Incapable Adultsmore info

Address / Contact Info
Matt Scott is VIHA's Clinical Specialist for Vulnerable and Incapable Adults
Nanaimo, BC
Phone: (250) 740-6975
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Topics: Men, Seniors, Women
Clinical Headings: Mental Health and Addictions
Community Headings: Elder Abuse

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

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

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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

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

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Nanaimo, BC
Phone: (250) 756-2452
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Licensing

Licensing Officers and Licensing Nutritionists inspect, license and monitor over 1,300 licensed community care facilities in the Vancouver Island Health Authority.more info

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29 - 1925 Bowen Road
, Nanaimo, BC, V9S 1H1
Phone: (250) 739-5800
Fax: (250) 740-2675
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Clinical Headings: Home and Community Care
Community Headings: Elder Abuse

Margarete's Circle of Support

Senior Advocate; E.g. of services - Accompanied Doctors and Hospital visits; Help with banking tasks e.g., paying bills; using modern technology; help with your pets; light garden work; help with selecting other professionals, e.g., home repairs, house cleaning, etc.; help with your daily tasks; transport; travel planning.

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Nanaimo, BC
Phone: (250) 739-2688
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Topics: Seniors
Community Headings: Elder Abuse

Seniors Connect Centre

The Seniors Connect Centre is a place for adults aged 55 years or older that promotes independence, personal enrichment and an enhanced quality of life through social engagement. more info

Address / Contact Info
Seniors Connect
150 Wallace Street
, Nanaimo, BC, V9R 5B1
Phone: (250) 591-2924
Phone: 250.754.3331 x 203
Fax: (250) 753-0268
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Sexual Assault Nursing/Forensic Nursing Examiners

Provide sexual assault medical exams (including domestic violence) and treatment, with option to collect forensic evidence
All ages and genders welcome.more info

Address / Contact Info
Island Health - Forensic Nurse Examiner Program, Island Health
Emergency Rooms
, Nanaimo, Duncan, Port Alberni, BC
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Clinical Headings: Emergency, NRGH, Trauma Care
Community Headings: Child Abuse, Crisis Centre, Elder Abuse, RCMP

Symmetry Mediation and Facilitation Services

Claudia is a certified family and elder mediator, working with individuals and families who would like to have a productive conversation on coping with conflict in the family (e.g. shared child care, blended family dynamics)with elder issues (e.g. changes in health and residence, inter generational conflict), conflict in the workplace or in the community (neighborhood tension and disagreements. Having a mediated conversation can increase understanding and reduce the stress for all involved in the conflict. more info

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