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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/

Recreation

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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Cycle for Health

GNCC promotes cycling as a tool to make a positive change for people with mental and physical health issues. Using cycling as a therapy as part of a ā€ˇWellness Recovery Action Plan, has had great success. Regular bike riding has proven to be effective with mental health conditions such as depression, stress and anxiety. We encourage any individual that would want to join us for regular rides to contact us. GNCC is looking to partner with local health organizations and professionals.more info

Address / Contact Info
Greater Nanaimo Cycling Coalition
Box 441, Station A
, Nanaimo, BC, V9R 5L3
Phone: (778) 269-5642
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Jumpstart Outdoor Fitness

Nanaimo's original year round outdoor fitness company. Our instructors are all BCRPA certified and are some of the best in the business. Personal and group fitness classes for men and women, all fitness levels. Modifications provided to ensure everyone gets the safest workout for their fitness level. We offer year round structured outdoor fitness training with constant instructor access and supervision.more info

Address / Contact Info
Jumpstart Outdoor Fitness Company, Health and wellness, Fitness
Nanaimo , BC
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Parks, Recreation & Culture

Families with limited income can apply for a LEAP card which entitles family members to a 50% course fee discount (to a maximum of $40) for 4 courses per year. All participants will be issued a swim/skate/gym pass for 50 free admissions throughout the year.more info

Address / Contact Info
Nanaimo, BC
Phone: (250) 756-5200
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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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Seniors Resource Directory

Information and resource directory for Seniors in Nanaimo A supplement to the Nanaimo News Bulletin.more info

Address / Contact Info
777 Poplar Street
, Nanaimo, BC, V9S 2H7
Phone: (250) 753-3707
Fax: (250) 753-0788
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Transitions Youth Withdrawal Management & Supportive Residential Program

The Transitions Program provides Withdrawal Management and Supportive Recovery for youth ages 13-19 who would like to take a break from using substances. This is an opportunity to step away from their current living situation (and related stressors) and create a different day-to-day routine. more info

Address / Contact Info
NARSF Programs Ltd., Transitions
300 Terminal Avenue
, Downtown, Nanaimo, BC, V9R 5B1
Intake Line: (250) 714-8167
Transitions Program Manager: (250) 714-8010
Fax: (250) 754-1605
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