Category Archives: Support Groups

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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Port Alberni RCMP Victim Services

Agency Name:  Port Alberni RCMP Victim Services Phone:   250-724-8910 or toll free (outside of Port Alberni) 1-877-869-0720 or the non emergency number at the RCMP 250-723-2424 Address: 4110 6th Avenue, Port Alberni BC, V9Y 4M8 Summary:  Provide emotional support and crisis intervention, to victims of … Continue reading

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Post Polio Awareness Support Society

Phone: Bonnie Morgan 250-724-1695 Address: Port Alberni, BC

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Open Heart Society (Alberni Valley)

Phone: Beverly Lacey 250-723-2056 Address: Port Alberni, BC Send an Email

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MS Society

Phone: 1-800-268-7582 Email: info.bc@mssociety.ca Website: MS Society of Canada Summary: The MS Society offers a variety of programs to help people affected by multiple sclerosis effectively manage and cope with the disease. MS can be quite challenging at times, but through the support … Continue reading

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Low Vision Support Group

Phone: 250-724-0933 Address: Abbeyfield, Port Alberni, BC Website: Summary: – meet 2nd Monday each month Send an Email

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Kidney Foundation – PA Chapter

Phone: Penny Gates  250-723-5282 Address: 8932 Faber Rd, Port Alberni, BC Send an Email

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Kackaamin Family Development Centre

Phone: 250-723-7789 Address: 7830 Beaver Creek Rd, Port Alberni, BC Website: Summary: Holistic recovery center for families dealing with alcohol, drug abuse or other addictive behaviours. Send an Email

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Head Injury Support Group

Phone: Linda Kenny- 250-724-6772 Address: 2826 Carmichael Cresent, Port Alberni, BC Send an Email

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