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Mental Health & Wellness - Community Support

BC Partners for Mental Health & Addictions Information

"Seven leading provincial mental health and addictions non-profit agencies are working together for this project that recognizes that people need to have access to quality information on mental health, mental disorders and substance use problems and disorders.

Translated publications are available in English, Farsi, French, Korean, and Punjabi, Spanish and Vietnamese."
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Address / Contact Info
1200-1111Melville Street
, Vancouver, BC, V6E 3V6
Phone: Toll Free in BC: 1-800-661-2121
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BC Schizophrenia Society--Nanaimo Branch

The Society is dedicated to supporting its members, educating the public, raising funds for research and advocating for better services for people with schizophrenia and other serious and persistent mental illnesses.
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Address / Contact Info
200-1585 Bowen Road
, Nanaimo, BC, V9S 1G4
Phone: 604-1-888-888-0029 toll free anywhere
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Community Social Worker

The Social Worker helps Gabriolans locate and access services and supports that are available to them, such as help with rental, disability and income assistance applications, make calls on behalf of clients, and help families to access small grants for things like sports and recreation fees. 
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Address / Contact Info
PHC:  675 North Road, CLINIC: 695 Church Street
, Gabriola , BC, V0R 1X3
Phone: (250) 802-4946

Gabriola Island Caregivers Support Group

Group meets monthly on the 1st Wednesday, 2:00 PM at PHC Community Resource Centre.more info

Address / Contact Info
Gabriola, BC
Phone: (250) 247-9732
Phone: (250) 247-8384

Hope Centre

To serve the children, youth and families of Gabriola Island by supporting and strengthening the resiliency in their lives.more info

Address / Contact Info
790 North Rd
, Gabriola, BC, V0R 1X3
Phone: (250) 247-8730
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Nanaimo Community Hospice Society

"Hospice professional staff and trained volunteers provide a variety of free services.

Programs include:

-Children's, youth & family counseling and support programs;
-A website for youth containing information and actions youth can take to help understand and support themselves through grief; and
-A Comprehensive Lending Library."
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Address / Contact Info
1080 St. George Crescent
, Nanaimo, BC, V9S 1X1
Phone: (250) 591-8811
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Nanaimo Family Life Association

Nanaimo Family Service Association develops and maintains a variety of holistic programming to serve the needs of those living in and around Nanaimo throughout all stages of life. Our services are designed to help individuals and families respond to personal challenges and external challenges in a way that fosters healthy relationships and healthy communities.more info

Address / Contact Info
1070 Townsite Rd
, Nanaimo, BC, V9S 1M6
Phone: (250) 754-3331
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