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Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19)

Community Health Alert posted: 13-Mar-2020 12:30 PM PDT

Reminder to the public to keep updated with medically sound information from: https://www.islandhealth.ca/learn-about-health/diseases-conditions/novel-coronavirus-information

As a citizen, please help by following the guidelines around hand washing and social distancing and the additional precautions should you have symptoms or have recently travelled outside of Canada.

If you suspect you have been exposed to COVID19 – please PHONE ahead to your family doctor or a walk-in clinic and they will take your information and advise of next steps. Most clinics are not equipped to perform the testing for COVID19 and that is why alternate testing sites are being set up. When you call your clinic, you will be given clear direction for next steps should you require testing.

The emergency department is NOT the place to go for testing.

Have questions? Call the national coronavirus information line: 1-833-784-4397

Note: You may ask your family doctor or walk in clinic for a telephone or virtual visit. To support social distancing and self isolation during the COVID-19, many clinics have already switched to offering such appointments when appropriate. Let's help keep our health care workers and fellow citizens safe.

Be sure to review the IMPORTANT Information on Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19)document posted below on the right hand side bar.

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Social Services - Community Support

Campbell River and District Association for Community Living

The Campbell River and District Association for Community Living provides and advocates for local services to support people of all ages with special needs, their families and caregivers.more info

Address / Contact Info
1153 Greenwood Street
, Campbell River, BC, V9W 3C5
Phone: (250) 286-0391
Fax: (250) 286-3732
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Campbell River Family Services Society

Support groups, classes and counselling sessions offered evenings and weekends depending on client’s needs. Serving children and families, young parents, foster parents and victims of crime. Campbell River Family Services Society is a non-profit agency providing programs and service reflecting the changing needs in our community to enhance the well-being of all families and individuals. more info

Address / Contact Info
487 10th Ave
, Campbell River, BC, V9W 4E4
Phone: (250) 287-2421
Fax: (250) 287-4268
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Campbell River Hospice Society

The Campbell River Hospice Society exists to provide compassionate support and companionship to meet the needs of individuals facing death, their families and their friends, and to those grieving a loss due to death. We are a dynamic non-profit society that offers end-of-life care and bereavement (grief) support services to the people of Campbell River and surrounding area free of charge. more info

Address / Contact Info
440 Evergreen Road
, Campbell River, BC, V9W 0C7
Phone: (250) 286-1121
Fax: (250) 286-1195
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Community Living BC (CLBC)

CLBC is a provincial Crown Agency that engages organizations, companies and individuals across British Columbia to strengthen employment, and create safe and welcoming communities for adults with developmental disabilities. CLBC staff are dedicated and concerned people who strive daily to support the need of adult individuals with developmental disabilities and their families.more info

Address / Contact Info
Community Living BC
#2, 2231 South Island Hwy
, Campbell River, BC, V9W 1C4
Courtenay: (250) 334-1370
Toll-free: 1-877-334-1370
Fax: (250) 334-1455
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Community Living Outreach - Adult

Support for adults with complex needs referred by Community Living BC. Offered in Campbell River and the Comox Valley.more info

Address / Contact Info
The John Howard Society of North Island
140 - 10th Ave
, Campbell River, BC, V9W 4E3
Phone: (250) 286-0611
Fax: (250) 286-3650
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End of Life Peer Support Group

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Address / Contact Info
Campbell River Hospice Society
440 Evergreen Road
, Campbell River, BC, V9W 0C7
Phone: (250) 286-1121
Fax: (250) 286-1195
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Grief & Loss Counselling

Grief & Loss Counseling: Individual counselling in our office around grief and loss for adults, youth & children.more info

Address / Contact Info
Campbell River Hospice Society
440 Evergreen Road
, Campbell River, BC, V9W 0C7
Phone: (250) 286-1121
Fax: (250) 286-1195
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Grief Support Groups

Monthly group led by trained facilitators. The groups are small and provide a safe place to share.more info

Address / Contact Info
Campbell River Hospice Society
440 Evergreen Road
, Campbell River , BC, V9W 0C7
Phone: (250) 286-1121
Fax: (250) 286-1195
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Lending Library

Books, audiocassettes & DVD’s, brochures, government forms, estate information, funeral home info, etc.more info

Address / Contact Info
Campbell River Hospice Society
440 Evergreen Road
, Campbell River, BC, V9W 0C7
Phone: (250) 286-1121
Fax: (250) 286-1195
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Relaxation Therapies

Relaxation Therapies: Therapeutic Touch, Reflexology & Reiki.more info

Address / Contact Info
Campbell River Hospice Society
440 Evergreen Road
, Campbell River, BC, V9W 0C7
Phone: (250) 286-1121
Fax: (250) 286-1195
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From the Campbell River and District Division of Family Practice COVID 19 – Updates and Actions

The Campbell River and District Division of Family Practice is working with their Island Health and community partners, including long term care facilities, to ensure that up to date and accurate information is available to the public. Please read the attached document for important information regarding COVID-19.
You may also find current information on our website: https://www.

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COVID-19 Additional Resources/information

For additional resources/information, including those specific to First Nations, please click on the ICON for a downloadable PDF.
We will continue to update this resource list as more information becomes available.

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Campbell River Physicians and Nurse Practitioners Currently Taking New Patients

Alder Medical Clinic - 277 Evergreen Road (250-287-7441): Dr. Mountain View Medical Clinic - 111A Dogwood Street (250-914-7830): Dr. Quadra Island Medical Clinic (250-285-3540): Dr. River City Medial Clinic - 1424-B Island Hwy Superstore (250-287-2111): Dr. Seawatch Medical Clinic - 203, 2276 S Island Highway (250-923-1189): Dr. The Bridge Medical Clinic - 2207F Glenmore Road (778-420-0200): Dr. Cortes Medical Clinic - 941 Beasley Road, Mansons Landing (250-935-6718): Accepting New Patients to Clinic

North Island Medical Clinic (250-287-4599): Danielle Daigle, Nurse Practitioner


NOTE: Patients are advised to contact clinics directly.

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