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 positive clients, a Men’s Wellness Program and Men’s Testing Nights that provide social programming and STBBI/PrEP services for MSM identified people, a low barrier outreach program supporting clients contemplative or accessing addictions services, and an Education Program that works with clients, schools, and other organizations and services providers to support HIV, HCV, and addictions & sexual health harm reduction education.

Address / Contact Info

AVI Health and Community Services - Nanaimo
102-55 Victoria Road Snuneymuxw Territory Nanaimo, BCV9R 4N9
Manager AVI-Nanaimo's Health Centre, Education, Community & Outreach Services : Kevin Hornbrook, BSN RN(C)

Phone Numbers

AVI Health Centre - Nanaimo: (250) 754-9111
Fax: (250) 754-9888

Hours of Operation

Regular hours: 9-5 Monday - Thursday

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Service Details

Regional Centres ServedGabriola Island, Ladysmith, Lantzville, Nanaimo, Parksville
Cost structureMSP
Referral protocolself, physician, health professional
Referral criteriaSelf referral, physician referral, drop in referral.
Age ranges servedadult 20+, senior 55+
Currently accepting new patients / clientsCurrently accepting new patients / clients
Languages spokenEnglish

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This program was last updated on: 30 Sep 2020.