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Community Health and Social Service Programs

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 on the first Mondays of the month 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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Stroke Recovery Association of British Columbia

The Stroke Recovery Association of BC is a non-profit organization that assists stroke survivors in recovery by offering information and programs after they leave hospital.more info

Address / Contact Info
301-1212 West Broadway
, Vancouver, BC, V6H 3V1
Phone: (604) 688-3603
Toll-free: 1-888-313-3377
Fax: (604) 688-3660
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Stroke Recovery Program

Stroke Recovery program for stroke survivors living near Powell River.more info

Address / Contact Info
Powell River Branch
Lower Legion Hall, 6811 Alexander St., ,
, Powell River, BC, V8A 2A9
Phone: (604) 485-6396

Strong Start Preschool Program/s

Programs designed to work in partnership with parents, their children, Early Childhood Educators and community partners.

Explore. Enjoy. Experience. Play. All in a safe, friendly, child-centred environment. more info

Address / Contact Info
Powell River, BC
Phone: (604) 485-6271 ext 2244
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Success By 6

Support and Promotion of community early development programs for children 0 – 6 years.more info

Address / Contact Info
Powell River & District United Way
205-4750 Joyce Ave
, Powell River, BC, V8A 2C3
Phone: (604) 485-2132
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