Senior Services Directory


AC Taxi

Phone: 250.753.1231
Address: 835 Old Victoria Rd. Nanaimo BC, V9R 5Z9.
Providing Nanaimo with 24-7 service for more than 25 years.


Access the report from the Seniors Advisory Council online at

Alanon: Support for friends & families of alcoholics

Phone: 250.753.6030
A fellowship for people whose lives have been affected by someone else’s drinking.

Alcohol and Drug Referral

Phone: 1.800.663.1441
Helpline offering 24 hour assistance.

Alcoholics Anonymous – Nanaimo

Phone: 1.800.883.3968
Address: 212-285 Prideaux St, Nanaimo BC
Support and information for individuals with alcohol related problems. 24 hour answer line.

ALS Society of BC

Phone: 1.800.708.3228
Address: #208 – 1600 West 6th Ave, Vancouver BC
The ALS Society of BC is dedicated to providing direct support to ALS patients, along with their families and caregivers, to ensure the best quality... Continue Reading →


Phone: 1.800.462.2833
Address: 200-1585 Bowen Road, Nanaimo BC
Exists to alleviate the personal and social consequences of Alzheimer’s Disease and related dementia.

Arthritis Society of BC

Phone: Toll-free: 1.800.321.1433
Committed to the research, care, education and advocacy for persons with arthritis. Telephone Support The Arthritis Society Answers Line is a toll-free telephone information service... Continue Reading →

B.C. Assessment

Phone: General inquiries​ Toll-free: 1.866.825.8322
Address: #300 -125 Wallace Street Nanaimo, BC V9R 5B2
HOME-RELATED SERVICES: B.C. ASSESSMENT - In January of each year, BC Assessment sends all property owners a Property Assessment Notice showing the fair market value of... Continue Reading →

Bayshore HealthCare – (Home Health Care Services)

Phone: 250.591.6407 or Toll Free: 1.877.470.2253
Address: 1650 Terminal Avenue North, Unit 204, Nanaimo BC, V9S 2L4
Our Core Health Care Services: 24-7 Service, Acquired Brain Injury Care, Appointment Escorts, Companionship, Dementia Care, Diabetes Management, Foot Care, Free Care Assessments, Funding Investigations, Home... Continue Reading →

BC Centre for Elder Advocacy & Support

Phone: 1.886.437.1940
Address: 411 Dunsmuir Street, Vancouver
Individuals, seniors, community agencies, government and policy makers, working together to eliminate the abuse of seniors. Senior Abuse & Information Line (SAIL) 1.604.437.1940 or Toll... Continue Reading →

BC Ferries

Phone: 1.888.223.3779
Seniors (65 and over) travel at a discount on most BC routes Monday - Thursday except holidays. Passenger fares only.

BC Health Guide Program

Phone: 1.800.465.4911
Reliable health information that you can trust. 24 self-care programs for you to better understand and manage your health.

BC Highway Conditions

Phone: 1.800.550.4997
Check driving conditions by using automated phone service.

BC Housing

Phone: 1.800.787.2807
HOME-RELATED SERVICES: BC HOUSING - A provincial program dedicated to providing housing assistance to those in need. BC Housing Corporate Office hours are 8:30 am - 4:30... Continue Reading →

BC Lung Association

Phone: 1.604.731.5864 or Toll-free: 1.800.665.5864
Address: 2675 Oak Street Vancouver, BC, V6H 2K2 Canada
Leads provincial and international lung health initiatives and lung disease prevention. Questions about your breathing? Call for advice: 1.800.665.5864

BC Lupus Society

Phone: 1.604.714.5564 or Toll-free: 1.800.585.8787
Address: #210 - 888 W 8TH AVENUE, VANCOUVER, BC, V5Z 3Y1
Provides education and support to people with lupus.

BC National Association of Federal Retirees

Phone: 250.568.7718
For more information call Ken Jones or E-mail him at

BC Ombudsperson

Phone: 1.800.567.3247
British Columbia’s independent voice for fairness.

BC Schizophrenia Society – Nanaimo Branch

Phone: 250.753.9923
Address: #200-1585 Bowen Road, Nanaimo BC V9S 1G4
Provides education and support to family and friends of those living with any serious mental illness.
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