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AGING WELL IN BC

Website: his.gov.bc.ca
Access the report from the Seniors Advisory Council online at www.his.gov.bc.ca/seniors.

Alcohol and Drug Referral

Phone: 1.800.663.1441
Helpline offering 24 hour assistance.

ALS Society of BC

Phone: 1.800.708.3228
Website: alsbc.ca
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 →

Arthritis Society of BC

Phone: Toll-free: 1.800.321.1433
Website: arthritis.ca
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 →

BC Lung Association

Phone: 1.604.731.5864 or Toll-free: 1.800.665.5864
Website: lung.ca
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
Website: bclupus.org
Address: #210 - 888 W 8TH AVENUE, VANCOUVER, BC, V5Z 3Y1
Provides education and support to people with lupus.

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.

BC SENIORS

Phone: 1.800.465.4911
Website: gov.bc.ca
Online resources and links to programs and services for seniors.

Better Business Bureau of Vancouver Island

Phone: 1.877.826.4222
Website: vi.bbb.org
Address: 220-1175 Cook St, Victoria BC
The BBB of Vancouver Island promotes fairness and honesty in the marketplace. People today are overwhelmed with choices – and often unsure about where to... Continue Reading →

Brain Injury Society – Nanaimo

Phone: 250.753.5600
Website: nbis.ca
Address: 285 Prideaux Street, Nanaimo, BC, V9R 2N2
The Nanaimo Brain Injury Society is a registered non profit society and registered charitable organisation. They are a progressive society providing support, education and rehabilitation... Continue Reading →

Canada Benefits

Phone: 1.800.622.6232
Information about federal, provincial, and territorial benefit programs and services for seniors and individuals.

Canadian Bar Association

Phone: 613.237.2925 or 613.237.1988 - Toll Free: 1.800.267.8860
Website: cba.org
Promotes fair justice systems, effective law reform, equality in the legal profession and discrimination elimination. Dial-A-Lawyer Information: Referral Service - 1.800.663.1919 Dial-a-Law Scripts - 1.800.565.5297... Continue Reading →

Canadian Cancer Society

Phone: Nanaimo Location: 250.741.8180 or 1.888.939.3333
Website: cancer.ca
Offers Cancer Information, support and services, prevention and screenings.

Canadian Centre for Elder Law

Phone: 1.604.822.0142
Website: bcli.org
Address: 1822 East Mall University of British Columbia Vancouver, BC, V6T 1Z1
The Canadian Centre for Elder Law (“CCEL”) is a national, non-profit body dedicated to exploring the particular legal issues which affect older Canadians. Dedicated to... Continue Reading →

Canadian Diabetes Association

Phone: 1.800.226.8464
Website: diabetes.ca
The Canadian Diabetes Association leads the fight against diabetes by helping those affected by diabetes live healthy lives, preventing the onset and consequences of diabetes,... Continue Reading →

Canadian Housing & Mortgage Corporation

Phone: 250.363.8040
Website: cmhc.ca
HOME-RELATED SERVICES: CANADIAN HOUSING & MORTGAGE CORPORATION - Provides information on housing and mortgage programs that are specific to seniors. For general inquiries call 1.800.668.2642

Canadian Liver Foundation

Phone: 1.604.707.6430 or Toll-free: 1.800.856.7266
Website: liver.ca
Address: 109 - 828 West 8th Avenue Vancouver, BC V5Z 1E2
Dedicated to liver health and the elimination of over 100 forms of liver disease.

Canadian National Institute for the Blind – (CNIB)

Phone: 250.595.1100 or 1.800.563.2642
Website: cnib.ca
Address: 2340 Richmond Road, Victoria BC, V9R-4R9
Call head office in Victoria BC and CNIB will direct you to services near you. CNIB is a registered charity, passionately providing community-based support, knowledge... Continue Reading →

Canadian Safety Council

Phone: 1.613.739.1535
Safety education materials, product information for seniors and contact numbers for provincial safety leagues. Canada Safety Council has always stayed abreast of developments in the... Continue Reading →

Clay Tree Society

Phone: 250.753.5322
Website: claytree.org
Address: 838 Old Victoria Rd, Nanaimo BC, V9R 6A1
Programs reflect the strengths and needs of individuals with developmental disabilities and provide support in the pursuit of their goals.
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