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 →
Seniors Safety and Security
Report telephone fraud and scams.
24-hour help for abused women.
Educating and training those who want to make communities safer.
Partners with communities to build safer neighbourhoods by encouraging residents to take a proactive approach to crime prevention and safety.
Personal Emergency Response Service - sends help at the push of a button.
Adult’s right to self-determination, support and protection for those vulnerable to abuse or incapable of making their own decisions. The Public Guardian and Trustee of... Continue Reading →
Staffed by community volunteers from 9:00 am - 4:30 pm. Nanaimo RCMP detachment, 303 Prideaux Street. - 250.754.2345 Oliver Woods, 6000 Oliver Rd. - 250.760.1149
HOME-RELATED SERVICES: RESIDENTIAL TENANCY OFFICE - Provides landlords and tenants with information regarding their rights and responsibilities.
Provides monthly cash payments to subsidize rents for eligible BC residents aged 60 years plus.
The Vancouver Island Crisis Society is committed to providing an accessible, 24-hour, telephone crisis and suicide prevention, intervention service, including postvention programs. We endeavour to... Continue Reading →
24-hour emotional support. - 1.888.494.3888 Crisis text 6:00 pm -10:00 pm nightly. - 250.800.3806
For victims of family and sexual violence, and all other crimes.