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Community Health and Social Service Programs

Sexual Assault Response Team (SART)

If you have been sexually assaulted you can go directly to the Powell River General Hospital Emergency Dept.more info

Address / Contact Info
Powell River General HospitalVancouver Coastal Health
5000 Joyce Ave.
, Powell River, BC, V8A 3N8
Phone: (604) 485-3211

Shona Jackson Counselling

Counselling for individuals, couples and families. Specializing in trauma, chronic pain, depression and anxiety.more info

Address / Contact Info
4536 Willingdon Ave
, Powell River, BC, V8A 2M8
Phone: (604) 223-7927
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Shopper’s Drug Mart

PHARMACYmore info

Address / Contact Info
Town Centre Mall
, Powell River, BC, V8A 3G7
Phone: (604) 485-2835
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SMART Recovery

SMART Recovery (Self-Management and Recovery Training) is open to any member of the public who is struggling with addictive behaviours. Available on Wednesday evenings at 6:30 at the CRC (4752 Joyce Ave), or online at more info

Address / Contact Info
4752 Joyce Ave
, Powell River, BC

SMART Recovery Family & Friends

Our purpose is to provide resources and support for those who are affected by the addictions of a loved one. Our method is based on the tools of SMART Recovery (Self-Management and Recovery Training) and CRAFT (Community Reinforcement Approach & Family Training).

Meets every Tuesday (except STAT holidays) from 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm in room 3018 on the 3rd floor of the hospital. Contact for more info.

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Address / Contact Info
Powell River Mental Health & Substance Use Services
3rd floor, 5000 Joyce Ave
, Powell River, BC, V8A 5R3
Phone: (604) 485-3300
Fax: (604) 485-3303


Vocational Rehabilitiation program for mental health clients who have a severe and persistent mental illness and are unable to undertake gainful employment. Offers job readiness, supported work and therapeutic volunteer placements.more info

Address / Contact Info
Vancouver Coastal Health, Source Club
4476 Cumberland St
, Powell River , BC, V8A 2X4
MEMBER'S PHONE LINE: (604) 485-0087
STAFF PHONE: (604) 485-0005
Fax: (604) 485-3303

Specialized Victim Support Services

Whether you are in fear of becoming a victim, a survivor of abuse or assault, or a family member of someone who has been victimized, Specialized Victim Support Services offers emotional support and practical assistance, including guidance through the legal system. We are a community-based victim services program staffed by caring professionals and our services are free and confidential.more info

Address / Contact Info
Powell River Community Services Association, Crossroads Village
209 - 6975 Alberni St
, Powell River, BC, V8A 2B8
Phone: (604) 485-2620
Fax: (604) 485-6168
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Sprouts’ Family Place Gardening Group

Drop-in at the Community Resource Centre (CRC) with monthly themed activity.more info

Address / Contact Info
Powell River, BC
Phone: (604) 485-2706

Strength training 55+

The City of Powell River Parks, Recreation & Culture strives to enhance the quality of life for all citizens through facilitation of recreation services, providing and maintaining parks and green spaces and supporting the arts and culture in a postiive, healthy and equitable manner.more info

Address / Contact Info
City of Powell River Parks, Recreation & Culture, Recreation Complex
5001 Joyce Ave
, Powell River, BC, V8A 5R2
Reception: (604) 485-2891
Health & Fitness Coordinator: (604) 485-8903
Fax: (604) 485-2162
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Strive Living Society

Strive Living Society provides support to individuals of all ages living with developmental and/or physical disabilities as well as acquired brain injuries. Assisted living.more info

Address / Contact Info
4746 Joyce Ave
, Powell River , BC, V8A 3B6
Office: (604) 485-2220
Fax: (604) 485-2228
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