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Community Health and Social Service Programs

Travel Assistance Program (TAP)

Medical Assistance: pink forms available from your doctor’s office for medical appointments requiring travel by ferry (in some instances by plane).more info

Address / Contact Info
Toll-free: 1-800-661-2668
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Travel Treatment Fund

Limited, short-term financial assistance to cover a portion of cancer-related transportation and accommodation expenses.more info

Address / Contact Info
Candian Cancer Society, BC & Yukon
565 W 10th Ave
, Vancouver, BC, V5Z 4J4
Toll-Free: 1-800-663-2524 ext. 7122
Local: (604) 675-7122
Fax: (604) 675-7301
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van Loon, Eva

Cognition Behaviour Therapy builds underlying learning skills that give students access to life-long learning and increase chances of success.more info

Address / Contact Info
Educare Functional Learning Systems
6799 Cranberry St.
, Powell River, BC, V8A 3Z3
Phone: (604) 483-4940
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Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH)

Promoting Wellness, Ensuring Care
Health Authority responsible for Powell River and areamore info

Address / Contact Info
VCH, Vancouver Coastal Health Corporate Office
11th Floor, 601 West Broadway
, Vancouver, BC, V5Z 4C2
General Information: 1-866-884-0888
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Vancouver Coastal Health - Acute Services

Acute Services at Powell River General Hospital includes the following programs: Operating Room, Intensive Care Unit, Emergency Department, Physiotherapy, Ambulatory Care & Oncology.
more info

Address / Contact Info
Vancouver Coastal Health , Powell River General Hospital
5000 Joyce Avenu
, Powell River, BC, V8A 5R3
Phone: (604) 485-3211

Vancouver Coastal Health Employee & Family Assistance Program (EFAP)

EFAP is a non-profit support program of Vancouver Coastal Health and was developed to assist employees and their families in dealing with a wide range of concerns.more info

Address / Contact Info
Phone: (604) 872-4929
Toll-free: 1-800-505-4929
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VCH parenting website

VCH’s is a one stop shop for new parents and caregivers, offering all the vital information needed to keep new babies healthy, from pregnancy to preschool (age five.)more info

Address / Contact Info
Vancouver Coastal Health
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Veterans Affairs Canada

There are a wide variety of services for Veterans and their families – programs to assist you after an injury or during the transition from military to civilian life, and many other services to help your and your family throughout your life.more info

Address / Contact Info
Toll-free: 1-866-522-2122
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VitalAire Home Health – Medical Gases

VitalAire is the Global leader of home healthcare products and services for 40 years. Providing Medical Gases and products for Professional and private use.more info

Address / Contact Info
Toll-free: 1-800-637-0202
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Volunteer Drivers

Volunteer Drivers is a free service offered by the Freemasons for people requiring transport to medical appointments in Vancouver and Vancouver Island. more info

Address / Contact Info
Freemason Volunteer Drivers
Phone: Greater Vancouver: +1-604-872-2034
Phone: Vancouver Island: +1-800-663-7892
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