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Social Services - Government, Advocacy

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

Powell River Community Services Association (CSA)

A non-profit organization that plans and administers social services to improve the quality of life in the community.more info

Address / Contact Info
209-4801 Joyce Ave.
, Powell River, BC, V8A 3B7
Phone: (604) 485-5335
Fax: (604) 485-6168
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Powell River Immigrant Services

Immigrant Services Office: information and referral, consultation and crisis support, assisted access to services, assistance with documents and forms The Learning Centre: ESL tutoring and Parents' Group, community orientation sessions and workshops, bridging resources for community services, cultural celebrations and social eventsmore info

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PREP Society
103-4511 Marine Ave.
, Powell River, BC, V8A 2K5
Phone: (604) 414-3630
Fax: (604) 485-9244
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Powell River Regional District

We are a local government located on the west coast of British Columbia, within the traditional territory of the Tla’amin Nation. Our boundaries encompass 5,092 square kilometers (666 square miles) and stretch from Toba Inlet in the north to Georgia Straight in the south. Within these boundaries lie a large mainland area and Hernando, Lasqueti, Savary and Texada Islands. We are comprised of five rural electoral areas and one municipality. We provide various services to a population of about 20,000.more info

Address / Contact Info
Powell River Regional District Office
#202 - 4675 Marine Avenue
, Powell River, BC, V8A 2A9
Phone: (604) 485-2260
Fax: (604) 485-2216
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PREP Community Programs

The PREP Society has been operating in Powell River as a non-profit organization since 1984.more info

Address / Contact Info
4727 Marine Ave.
, Powell River, BC, V8A 2L4
Phone: (604) 485-2004
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Public Guardian and Trustee of British Columbia

Child and Youth services, services to adults, estate liaison services, private committee services, estate and personal trust services.more info

Address / Contact Info
700-808 West Hastings St.
, Vancouver, BC, V6C
Phone: (604) 660-4444
Fax: (604) 660-0374
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Service Canada Centre, Powell River

Federal programs for income security are Spousal Allowance, Orphan Benefit, Disability Benefit, Death Benefit, Canada Pension Plan (CPP), and Old Age Security (OAS) for Canadian Residents.more info

Address / Contact Info
7061A Duncan St.
, Powell River, BC, V8A 1W1
Toll-free: 1-800-622-6232
Francais: 1-800-277-9915
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The BC Services Card

The BC Services Card is part of the government’s plan to modernize BC’s health care system.more info

Address / Contact Info
Toll-free: 1-800-663-7867
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Volunteer Powell River

Volunteer Powell River (VPR) is a free referral service for community members looking to volunteer their time. Member organizations pay a nominal annual fee for service and are responsible for the screening and training of any volunteers received through VPR.more info

Address / Contact Info
Powell River & District United Way
4750 Joyce Avenue
, Powell River, BC, V8A 2C3
Phone: (604) 485-2132
Fax: (604) 485-4418
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