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View Document MHSU Programs and Services - Easy Access Points - Nanaimo

Community Health Notice posted: 09-Oct-2019 10:26 AM PDT

What we offer: No Barrier/Low Barrier Services. No referral neeeded.


Confident Parents: Thriving Kids
Confident Parents: Thriving Kids is a family-focused phone-based coaching services effective in reducing mild to moderate behavioral problems and promoting healthy child developemnt in children ages 3-12.
https://mid-island.cmha.bc.ca/confident-parents-thriving-kids/

Geographic Areas Served: Parksville

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Address / Contact Info
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

Address / Contact Info
Shore Counselling Services, A trademark of Shore Wellness Services
353 Seventh St.
, Nanaimo, BC, V9R 1E3
Phone: (250) 754-0698
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ARC Addiction and Recovery Clinic

ARC Nanaimo specializes in Opiate Substance Use Disorder and Opiate Replacement Therapy (Suboxone, Methadone)more info

Address / Contact Info
200-55 Victoria Road
, Nanaimo, BC, V9R5N9
Phone: (250) 591-1000
Phone number (after hours): (250) 591-1000
Fax: (250) 591-1004
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AVI Health Centre

AVI Health and Community Services - Nanaimo operates a low barrier Health Centre that provides HIV Primary Care, PrEP prescribing and follow-up, PEP access support, STBBI testing and treatment, Opiate Agonist Treatment (OAT) and addictions services, HCV treatment, and Counselling; as well as a Positive Wellness Program that provides case management and community outreach for HIV and HCV positive clients, a Men’s Wellness Program and Testing Nights that provide social programming and STBBI/PrEP services for self-identified MSM, a clinical Outreach Team supporting clients contemplating or accessing addictions services, and an Education Program that works with people who use drugs, MSM, clinic clients, schools, other organizations, services providers, and all people at risk of HIV, HCV, and/or toxic drug poisoning/overdose to support HIV, HCV, and addictions & sexual health harm reduction education.more info

Address / Contact Info
AVI Health and Community Services - Nanaimo
102-55 Victoria Road, Snuneymuxw Territory
, Nanaimo, BC, V9R 4N9
AVI Health Centre - Nanaimo: (250) 754-9111
Fax: (250) 754-9888
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Big Hearts Homecare

Big Hearts Home Healthcare provides medical and non-medical, in-home support services to individuals wanting to live independently in their own homes and communities. more info

Address / Contact Info
Home Health Care, Seniors, injured, disabled persons.
2982 Cliffrose Cres
, Coquitlam, BC, V3E 2T2
Direct: (778) 788-5578
Phone number (after hours): (778) 788-5578
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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

Address / Contact Info
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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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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Cedar Woman House

Cedar Woman House is a 24/7 staffed facility for women and children who have experienced or are at risk of experiencing violence. This facility is designed around Indigenous values and cultural priorities and programming. Cedar Woman’s House serves the immediate need for emergency shelter and services for women and children in the region of the nine nations and surrounding communities. Resident selection is on a first come, first served bases, given that individuals meet our criteria for entry. Please call for more information. more info

Address / Contact Info
Cedar Woman House
Nanaimo , BC
Phone: (250) 591-5580
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