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Child Development

A Nanaimo Maternity Family Physicians Network

Nanaimo Family Physicians providing comprehensive maternity care. Obstetrical patients without a Family Physician can self refer.
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Nanaimo, BC
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Clinical Headings: Family Planning, OB/GYN
Community Headings: Child Development, MSP

Big Brothers & Big Sisters

Provides children and youth the highest quality volunteer based mentoring programs.more info

Address / Contact Info
3 - 2350 Labieux Road
, Nanaimo, BC, V9T 3M6
Phone: (250) 756-2447
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Community Headings: Child Development

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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Central Island Healthy Lifestyles: Shapedown BC

Helping families in Central Vancouver Island achieve a healthier lifestyle, and improve overall physical and emotional well-being. more info

Address / Contact Info
Central Island Healthy Lifestyles
#39-1925 Bowen Road
, Nanaimo, BC, V9S 1H1
Phone: (250) 755-7955
Fax: (250) 755-7946
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Child & Youth Mental Health Services

Informed by principles of respect, diversity and cultural sensitivity, Child, Youth and Family Mental Health is an interdisciplinary psychiatric service designed to optimize the health and well-being of children, youth and families.more info

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202-488 Albert St.
, Nanaimo, BC, V9R 2V7
Phone: (250) 741-5444
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Child and Youth Mental Health (Ministry of Children and Family Development)

The team provides a range of assessment and treatment options for children, youth (0-18 years) and their families, regarding mental health concerns.more info

Address / Contact Info
Ministry of Children and Family Development, Child and Youth Mental Health
301-190 Wallace St
, Nanaimo, BC, V9R 5B1
Phone: (250) 741-5701
Fax: (250) 741-5749
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Child Development Centre

The NCDC provides support, assessment and therapeutic services to nearly 1800 children and their families in Ladysmith, Nanaimo, Lantzville, Gabriola Island and Protection Island areas each year. The NCDC offers specialized assessments to children who live in the areas listed above as well as Duncan, Ucluelet, Tofino, Parksville and Qualicum Beach, who are thought to have Complex Developmental & Behavioural Conditions.more info

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1135 Nelson Street
, Nanaimo, BC, V9S
Phone: (250) 753-0251
Fax: (250) 753-5614
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Clinical Headings: Counselling
Community Headings: Child Development

Children's Helpline

To report child abuse and neglect.more info

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Nanaimo, BC
Phone: 310-1234
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College of Midwives of BC

Midwives in British Columbia offer primary care to healthy pregnant women and their normal newborn babies from early pregnancy, through labour and birth, and up to six weeks postpartum. The BC Model of Midwifery supports women in having access to continuity of caregiver, informed choice and choice of birth place.more info

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Nanaimo, BC
Phone: (604) 742-2230
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Clinical Headings: Family Planning
Community Headings: Child Development
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Crossroads Pregnancy Centre

Considering Abortion, Adoption or Parenting?
We provide confidential, non-judgmental, pregnancy support services including practical help to anyone in need.
All our services are free and confidential.
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Address / Contact Info
1717 Kerrisdale Road
, Nanaimo, BC, V9S 1N4
Business number: (250) 716-1633
24/7 Helpline, Appointments/Support: (250) 714 2191 (text)
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