Category Archives: Emergency Services

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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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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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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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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Bread of Life Centre Soup Kitchen

Phone: 250-723-4049 Address: 3130 – 3rd Ave Port Alberni, BC  V9Y 4C8 Facebook:  Port Alberni’s Bread of Life Centre/Soup Kitchen Website: portalbernibreadoflife.weebly.com Email: breadoflifesociety@shaw.ca Summary:  Port Alberni’s Soup Kitchen and Thrift Store, including on site health clinic & counsellors. Meals: Breakfast, … Continue reading

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Alberni Valley Rescue Squad

Phone: 250-723-3260 Address: 4790 Tebo Ave. Port Alberni, BC Website: www.avrs.ca Summary: The Alberni Valley Rescue Squad (AVRS) is a search and rescue team based in Port Alberni BC. Send an Email

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Kuu-us Crisis Services

Phone: 250-723-4050 adults; 250-723-2040 child/youth; Toll free in B.C 1-800-588-8717 Address: 4589 Adelaide St. Port Alberni, BC Website: Summary: Office drop-in hours Monday to Friday 10:00 – 2:00 24 hr Crisis support (phone/outreach) Transitional Housing with on-site support programs and … Continue reading

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