Category Archives: Health

Home to Stay Home Care

Services: Personal care Bathing Appointments Shopping Exercise Medication reminders Meal preparation Light housekeeping Companionship Email: htshomecare@hotmail.com Website: https://htshomecare.wixsite.com/htshomecare Contact: Amanda Walton Phone: (250) 731-4853 Faceboook: Home to Stay Home Care

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Walk-In Clinic

A Walk-In Clinic for urgent care is open Monday through Friday from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm and 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm.  The clinic is also open on Sundays from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm.  The clinic is located … Continue reading

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Returning the Favour Care Home

  Mailing Address: 4517 Redford St Port Alberni, BC  V9Y 3P9  Phone: (250) 724-1520 Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/rtfch/

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HealthLink BC

Phone: Call 8-1-1 toll-free in B.C. or for deaf and hearing-impaired, call 7-1-1. Website: www.HealthLinkBC.ca Summary:  HealthLink BC, the free provincial health line, is as close as the phone or the web any time of the day or night, every day … Continue reading

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Port Alberni Air Quality Council

Phone:Address: Port Alberni, BCWebsite: http://www.acrd.bc.ca/air-quality-council-web-directory Summary:  The Port Alberni Air Quality Council serves to promote health by working to ensure the cleanest possible air for the Alberni Basin and its inhabitants. The Air Quality Council is a stakeholder roundtable including representatives from … Continue reading

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Child and Youth Mental Health Services (MCFD)

Phones: 250-720-2650 Toll Free:  1-866-823-4249 Hours: 9:00 am to 12:00 pm and 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm, Monday to Friday Address: 4088 – 8th Ave. Port Alberni, BC  V9Y 4S4 Website: http://www.mcf.gov.bc.ca/mental_health/ Summary: Services for children and youth ages 0-18 who face mental health challenges. … Continue reading

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Better at Home Program

Phone: 778-419-3000 Contact:  Barb Stevenson & Lynn Turner Address: 3074 Kingsway Ave. Port Alberni BC  V9Y 1X6 Website: http://www.betterathome.ca/agency/port-alberni-alberni-valley-assisted-living-society Summary: Community Program funded by BC Government grant through United Way to coordinate non-medical services for seniors in home. Sponsored locally by Alberni Valley Assisted … Continue reading

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VIHA Health Outreach Program

Phone: 250-731-1322 Address: 4227 6th Ave Port Alberni Website: www.viha.ca Summary: Outreach public Health Services, Infectious Disease Testing, Harm Reduction Support  

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Vancouver Island Crisis Line

Phone: 1-888-494-3888 or 1-877-753-2495 (in B.C) Website: www.vicrisis.ca Other Info: 1-800-Suicide (784-2433) 310-6789 Mental Health Information Line Crisis Chat, 7 days a week, 6:00pm to 10:00pm Summary: The Vancouver Island Crisis Line is committed to bringing mental health wellness to all … Continue reading

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Alberni Clayoquot Health Network

Phone: 250-720-2700                                                                                                               Address:   c/o ACRD, 3008 5th Avenue, Port Alberni, BC V9Y 2E3                                        Website: Alberni Clayoquot Health Network Facebook: Alberni Clayoquot Health Network on Facebook Summary: The Alberni Clayoquot Health Network is a mechanism for citizens working and living in the regional … Continue reading

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