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Camp Goodtimes

Camp Goodtimes provides a safety-focused, medically supervised, fun and recreational experience for children and teens affected by cancer and their families.more info

Address / Contact Info
Canadian Cancer Society, BC & Yukon
565 W 10th Ave
, Vancouver, V5Z 4J4
Local: (604) 675-7141
Toll-Free: 1-800-663-2524 ext. 7141
Fax: (604) 675-7124
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Canadian Cancer Society

Get trusted cancer information, locate community services, find help with travel & accommodations, borrow wigs & prosthesis, talk to someone who’s been there, adjust to life after treatment.more info

Address / Contact Info
BC and Yukon Division
565 W 10th Ave
, Vancouver, BC, V5Z 4J4
Cancer Information Service: 1-888-939-3333
Division Office: (604) 872-4400
Fax: (604) 872-4113
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Cancer Connection

Peer support for people with cancer and their caregivers.more info

Address / Contact Info
Canadian Cancer Society, BC & Yukon
565 W 10th Ave
, Vancouver, BC, V5Z 4J4
Toll-Free: 1-800-822-8664
Local: (604) 675-7148
Fax: (604) 675-7301
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Cancer Information Service

Available to cancer patients, caregivers or anyone who needs help understanding cancer and finding community services. Toll-free service accessible in multiple languages.more info

Address / Contact Info
Canadian Cancer Society, BC & Yukon
565 W 10th Ave
, Vancouver, BC, V5Z 4J4
Cancer Information Service: 1-888-939-3333
Division Office: (604) 872-4400
Fax: (604) 872-4113
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Kelty Mental Health Resource Centre

The Kelty Mental Health Resource Centre is a provincial resource centre that provides mental health and substance use information, resources, and peer support to children, youth and their families from across BC. We also provide peer support to people of all ages with eating disorders. All of our services are free of charge, and you can reach us over the phone, in person, or through email.more info

Address / Contact Info
Provincial Health Services Authority
BC Children's Hospital, Mental Health Building #85, Room P3-302 - 4500 Oak Street
, Vancouver, BC, V6H 3N1​
Toll-free: 1-800-665-1822
Phone: (604) 875-2084
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Men's Counselling Program

Professional individual counseling is provided for men who are survivors of physical and/or sexual abuse and neglect.more info

Address / Contact Info
North Island Survivors' Healing Society
Campbell River, BC
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New Normal

Adjust to life after breast or colorectal cancer.more info

Address / Contact Info
Canadian Cancer Society, BC & Yukon
565 W 10th Ave
, Vancouver, BC, V5Z 4J4
Toll-Free: 1-800-822-8664
Local: (604) 675-7148
Fax: (604) 675-7301
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Positive Wellness North Island HIV Services

We are a team of health care professionals working in association with your family physician/nurse practitioner and HIV specialist. We provide an integrated service of prevention, education, treatment and support related to HIV.more info

Address / Contact Info
Island Health - Campbell River Hospital, Wellness Centre
375 - 2nd Avenue
, Campbell River, BC, V9W 3V1
Phone: (250) 286-7152
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Fax: (250) 286-7103

Positive Wellness North Island Liver Services

We are a team of nurse clinicians and counselors working in association with your family physician and local liver specialists. Our goal is to provide an integrated service of prevention, education, treatment and support related to viral hepatitis.
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Address / Contact Info
Island Health - Campbell River Hospital, Wellness Centre
375 - 2nd Avenue
, Campbell River, BC, V9W 3V1
: (250) 286-7152
Phone:
Fax: (250) 286-7103
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Run to Quit

Run to Quit pairs the quitting expertise of the Canadian Cancer Society with Running Room’s learn to walk or run 5km clinics. The program greatly increases a person’s chances of quitting smoking while encouraging increased physical activity.more info

Address / Contact Info
Canadian Cancer Society, BC & Yukon, Cancer Control & Health Promotion
565 W 10th Ave
, Vancouver, BC, V5Z 4J4
Phone: 1-800-419-2906 ext. 264
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