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Home Services And Support

The Gabriola Auxiliary for Island Health Care Society

Call the Gabe Shop a week in advance to arrange for help through Drivers to Doctors (to and from appointments on Gabriola) or Seniors Link, for shopping and social transportation on Gabriola. Volunteers provided as available; advance notice required, generally one week.more info

Address / Contact Info
P.O. Box 219
, Gabriola, BC, V0R 1X0
Phone: (250) 325-4223
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The Real Canadian Superstore - Nanaimo

Delivers prescriptions to Gabriola, free of charge. They need a hard copy of your prescription, but for repeats you can phone it in.more info

Address / Contact Info
Nanaimo, BC
Phone: (250) 390-5735

Tom Kirchmayer & Associates

Renovations to adapt your home for mobility or other health and safety concerns.more info

Address / Contact Info
Gabriola, BC
pager: (250) 247-9050
Phone: (250) 755-8018

UR Neighbour Delivers

Carl Billington will pick up and deliver to your home on Gabriola for $15; will accompany person to and from appointment, shopping, etc. for $30. All profits from this business are donated to charity (Love Central for orphanages in Africa).more info

Address / Contact Info
Gabriola, BC
Phone: (250) 247-2033

Village Foods

Will deliver groceries Tuesday to Saturday between 2 and 4 p.m. for a $5.00 charge (free for shut-ins or disabled) Groceries must be paid for before goods leave the store; accounts can be set-up in advance. Once an account is set up, orders can be placed by phone.more info

Address / Contact Info
Gabriola, BC
Phone: (250) 247-8755

Wheels for Wellness Society

Volunteer drivers from the Comox Valley provide transportation for residents of Vancouver Island to and from non-emergency medical appointments that are more than 75 km from the person’s home (each way); pick up for Gabriola residents is at Nanaimo ferry terminal. Advance notice required. Donations to the society can be made to the driver.more info

Address / Contact Info
Nanaimo, BC
Phone: (250) 338-0196
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Wnek, Sue

Housesitting, mail collection and/or forwarding; pet care in owner’s home; telephone contact is for messages, which are checked daily.more info

Address / Contact Info
Gabriola, BC
Phone: (250) 325-7171