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Social Services

Angel Flight of British Columbia

Angel Flight of BC provides free aerial transport for cancer patients travelling to and from cancer centres in Vancouver and Victoria and arranges ground transportation from the airport to the appointment. All clients must be fully ambulatory. May be able to provide transport for children with non-communicable disease. more info

Address / Contact Info
PO Box 2623
, Sidney, BC, V8L 4C1
Phone: 1(250) 818-0288
Fax: (250) 655-0247
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Bereavement Support Group

Self-help bereavement group comprised of people who have suffered the death of a child.more info

Address / Contact Info
Compassionate Friends
Phone: (604) 483-3108

British Columbia Ambulance Service (Patient Transfer Services)

Emergency medical care and patient transfer services: call 9-1-1. Providing pre-hospital emergency services and inter-facility patient transfers throughout the province. BCEHS oversees the BC Ambulance Service and the BC Patient Transfer Network.more info

Address / Contact Info
Emergency: 1-800-461-9911
Non-Emergency: (604) 872-5151
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Community Living BC

Community Living BC (CLBC) is a provincial crown agency, mandated under the Community Living Authority Act, that funds supports through service agencies for adults with developmental disabilities and their families in BC. CLBC is working to create communities where people with developmental disabilities have more choices about how they live, work and contribute.more info

Address / Contact Info
#205-4801 Joyce Ave.
, Powell River , BC, V8A 3B7
Phone: (604) 223-3394
Phone: (604) 485-0609
Fax: (604) 485-0632
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Community Living British Columbia

Assists families and individuals in planning for a community-based integrated life and assists families in accessing CLBC and community resources for children with special needs and community living for adults.more info

Address / Contact Info
205-6975 Alberni St.
, Powell River, BC, V8A 3B7
Toll-free: 1-877-592-1903
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Danielle's Helping Hand Fund

Powell River & District United Way offers Danielle‚Äôs Helping Hand Fund (DHHF) to our community in partnership with the 7th Day Adventist Church. The DHHF is a one time supplemental fund to help local individuals with emergency situations. more info

Address / Contact Info
United Way
Powell River, BC
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Dial-A-Law & Lawyer Referral Service

Dial-A-Law: 1.800.565.5297
Lawyer Referral Service: 1-800-663-1919more info

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Environmental Health

Water, Food Safety and water treatment information.
Restaurant Inspections as well.more info

Address / Contact Info
Vancouver Coastal Health, Powell River Community Health
3rd Floor, 500 Joyce Avenue
, Powell River, BC, V8A 3B6
Phone: (604) 485-3310
Fax: (604) 485-3305

Harbour Air Ltd.

Medical Assistance: 30% discount on scheduled flights.more info

Address / Contact Info
4760 Inglis Drive
, Richmond, BC, V7B
Toll-free: 1-800-665-0212
Phone: (604) 233-3537
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Hope Air

Hope Air is the only registered, national charity that provides free flights to people who cannot afford the cost of an airline ticket to get to medical expertise or specialized technologies that usually only exist in larger urban centres.more info

Address / Contact Info
Phone: 1-877-346-4673 (HOPE)
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