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Immigrants

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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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Anxiety Disorders Association of Canada

Our mission is to promote the prevention, treatment and management of anxiety disorders and to improve the lives of people who suffer from them.more info

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PO Box 117, Station Cote St-Luc
, Montreal, QC, H4V 2Y3
Toll-free: 1-888-223-2252
Fax: (514) 484-7892
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BC Renal agency

The BC Provincial Renal Agency (BCPRA) plans and monitors the delivery of province-wide kidney care services.more info

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BCRenal agency
700 - 1380 Burrard Street
, Vancouver, BC, V6Z 2K2
Phone: (604) 875-7340
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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

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Phone: 2-1-1
TTY Phone #: (604) 875-0885
Phone (after hours): 2-1-1
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Better Breathers Club

Better Breathers Club Nanaimo meets every 3rd Monday of the month at Beban Park.more info

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Room #19 & 20 - 2300 Bowen Road
, Nanaimo, BC, V9T
Toll-free: 1-800-665-5864
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Clinical Headings: Aboriginal Health, Respiratory
Community Headings: Education

British Columbia Newcomers' Guide to Resources and Services

Launched on June 13, 2007, WelcomeBC is a broad strategic framework led by the Ministry of Jobs, Tourism and Skills Training. It brings immigration, settlement and immigration-related labour market services under a single service umbrella.more info

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5th floor 605 Robson Street
, Vancouver, BC, V6B 5J3
Phone: (604) 660-2203
Fax: (250) 952-4559
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Community Headings: Immigration

Canadian Diabetes Association

Supports people affected by diabetes by providing information, support and referrals if required. Information line 1-800-226-8464.more info

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1 - 4166 Departure Bay Road
, Nanaimo, BC, V9T 4B7
Phone: (250) 729-3824
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Clinical Headings: Counselling, Nutrition, Wound Care
Community Headings: Education

Canadian Mental Health Association

Dedicated to the promotion and improvement of mental health and quality of life in the community, through effective services, advocacy, awareness and education, resource generation and partnerships.more info

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126 Haliburton Street
, Nanaimo, BC, V9R 4V8
Phone: (250) 244-4042
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CANMAT

CANMAT - or the Canadian Network for Mood and Anxiety Treatments - is a federally incorporated academically based not-for-profit research organization linking healthcare professionals from across Canada who have a special interest in mood and anxiety disorders. The ultimate goal of CANMAT is to improve the functioning and quality of life of persons experiencing mood and anxiety disorders, through conduct of innovative research projects, development of evidence-based and best practice educational programs, and guideline/policy development. more info

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Canadian Network for Mood and Anxiety Treatments
Nanaimo, BC
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Cardiac Clinics

Heart Function Clinicsmore info

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Nanaimo, BC
Phone: (250) 740-6956
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Clinical Headings: Aboriginal Health
Community Headings: Education