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AIDS Vancouver Island

Provides crisis counselling, advocacy re: social services and other agencies; arranges medical appointments in Vancouver, Victoria, Nanaimo; has an extensive and up-to-date medical library; provides one-on-one counselling for people with HIV, Hepatitis C and their friends and families; and gives talks to schools, hospitals and community groups.more info

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Aids Vancouver Island
355 6th St.
, Courtenay, BC, V9N 1M2
Phone: (250) 338-7400
Toll-free: 1-877-311-7400
Fax: (250) 334-8224
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Alano Club of Powell River

A clubhouse where people can socialize without drugs or alcohol. Cost of membership $10/month; people under 60, $5/month. more info

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Alano Club
5903 Arbutus St.
, Powell River, BC, V8A 4S2
Phone: (604) 483-3800
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Alcoholics Anonymous

12 Step Recovery Program for people with a drinking problemmore info

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Bill M.: (604) 483-8349
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Amy Vaughan Child and Family Counselling

Amy has 10 years of experience counselling children, youth and families. She uses expressive arts and movement therapy, mindfulness, and body-centered approaches. Her work is trauma-informed and based on the latest research in neuroscience and child development. more info

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Marine Avenue Medical Clinic
4536 Willingdon Ave
, Powell River, BC, V8A 2M8
Phone: (604) 314-7576
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Aqua Yoga

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

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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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Assumption Soup Kitchen

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A FREE community soup kitchen for those wanting/needing a good, home-cooked warm meal. Its mandate is to serve and we welcome people of all ages and financial backgrounds. It's a place for socializing and sharing.
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Assumption Roman Catholic Church, St. Joseph's Hall
7109 Glacier Street
, Powell River, BC, V8A 1R8
Phone: (604) 485-5300
Phone: (604) 483-6895

BC Transplant

BC Transplant provides oversight for all aspects of organ donation and transplantation across BC.more info

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West Tower - Suite 350, 555 West 12th Ave
, Vancouver, BC, V5Z 3X7
Phone: (604) 877-2240
Toll Free: 1-800-663-6189
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Better at Home

Better at Home is a program that helps seniors to continue to live independently in their own homes and be connected to their community.more info

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Better at Home, inclusion Powell River
#201 - 4675 Marine Avenue
, Powell River , BC, V8A 2A9
Better at Home Program: (604) 485-4008
Fax: (604) 485-6419
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British Columbia Family Residence Program (BCFRP)

"Providing help for families where health care ends."

This program is administered by Variety – The Children’s Charity of British Columbia –
providing subsidized accommodation for families whose child, including premature babies and newborns with other health concerns, are receiving care at BC Children’s Hospital in Vancouver. No cost to families.more info

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Variety Childrens Charity, BC Family Residence Program
4300 Still Creek Drive
, Burnaby, BC, V5C 6C6
Toll-free: 1-866-496-6946
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Chris Drummond Counselling Services

A registered Clinic Counsellor offers mental health and addiction services, specializing in the treatment of trauma, post traumatic stress disorder, panic and abuse issues.more info

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4536 Willingdon Ave.
, Powell River, BC, V8A 2M8
Phone: (604) 483-6337
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