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View Document Child & Youth Mental Health / Suicide Resources

Community Health Alert posted: 21-Jan-2021 3:36 PM PST

Please see attached document for a list of Child and Youth Mental Health / Suicide Resources.

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Campbell River and District Adult Care Society

Serving adults over 19 with chronic health problems (all complex health-care problems) as well as seniors in the community. To restore our sense of dignity, reduce isolation, improve quality of life and to assist individuals to remain independent in the community.more info

Address / Contact Info
12 - 142 Larwood Road
, Campbell River, BC, V9W 1S2
Phone: (250) 923-0991
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Health Nurse Program (Campbell River Young Parents' Program)

A designated Public Health Nurse is connected with the Campbell River Young Parents' Program and makes individual appointments for immunizations and health information as needed. An Infant Development Consultant visits the centre each month to connect with parents and offer support and information. more info

Address / Contact Info
Campbell River Young Parents’ Program (CRYPP), Cari’s Infant and Toddler Centre
771 - 4th Ave
, Campbell River, BC, V9W 7R1
Phone: (250) 286-1193
Fax: (250) 286-1135
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Healthy Living Schools

Our team of Prevention Educational Leaders works with school districts to help children (and their families) understand that what they eat, their level of activity, whether they smoke, and if they protect themselves from the sun all have an impact on their health and well being.more info

Address / Contact Info
BC Cancer Agency Prevention Programs
BC
Phone: (604) 877-6227
Phone: 1-800-663-3333 ext 676227
Fax: (604) 877-6212
Web Links Website

Hi5Living / Graduation Transitions

Helps teens and young adults sort through the sometimes confusing messages that they may receive about cancer from the media or their peers.more info

Address / Contact Info
BC Cancer Agency Prevention Programs
BC
Phone: (604) 877-6227
Phone: 1-800-663-3333 ext 676227
Fax: (604) 877-6212
Web Links Website

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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Sun Safe Daycares/Pre-Schools

The Sun Safety initiative recognizes those preschool and daycare facilities in BC that have instituted measures to help protect children from harmful exposure to the sun.more info

Address / Contact Info
BC Cancer Agency Prevention Programs
BC
Phone: (604) 877-6227
Phone: 1-800-663-3333 ext 676227
Fax: (604) 877-6212
Web Links Website

TOPS

TOPS is a non-profit weight loss support group. Weekly meetings provide peer support and include a weigh-in and educational programs centered around nutrition and exercise as well as contests and fun activities.more info

Address / Contact Info
TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly)
Phone: (604) 485-0025
Web Links Website
The Docs are In! Yesterday, today, tomorrow.

Campbell River doctors urge residents not to delay health concerns or treatments.
Maintaining health through a family doctor’s clinic whether through telephone, virtual or in-person visits, ensures the best care because they know the medical history, family, and are connected to other health care providers and services locally & across the province.
Campbell River family doctors have safe ways to maintain residents’ healthcare through the Covid-19 pandemic and onwards.
Most concerns can be addressed through phone and/or virtually, and in-office appointments when needed.
Residents can call their clinic to ask what options are available.
Need a family doctor? A list of clinics taking new patients is compiled and posted on FETCH at the end of each month.

Campbell River Physicians and Nurse Practitioners Currently Taking New Patients

Alder Medical Clinic - 277 Evergreen Road (250-287-7441):Dr. Rizwan Salam; Dr. Tim Eckford; Dr. Sathie Naicker
Cortes Medical Clinic - 941 Beasley Road, Manson's Landing (250-935-6718): Accepting New Patients to Clinic
Harbourside Clinic - 1 - 672 RD Plaza, Heriot Bay (250-285-2265): Dr. Lola Kareem accepting Quadra Residents
Quadra Island Medical Clinic - (250-285-3540): Dr. Steve Hughes ; NP Pat Peterson
Quinsam Medical Clinic - #280-400 Dogwood Street(250-286-0601):Dr. Ayorinde Dada; Dr. Val Veerapen
River City Medial Clinic - 1424-B Island Hwy Superstore (250-287-2111): Dr. Shiubong Wong; Dr. Chidi Okereke
The Bridge Medical Clinic - 2207F Glenmore Road (778-420-0200):Walk in clinic will see all patients


NOTE: Patients are advised to contact clinics directly. Information is only current as of December 21st, 2020

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Upcoming Events and Learnings offered by the BC Association of Community Response Networks

January 19, 2021 – Advance Care Planning – Horst Backe and Jane Osborne. For a description of the first topic, please visit the website (https://www.bccrns.ca/) and click on the link under events titled: BC CRN Learning Event - Ready for the Unexpected: Why you should have an Advance Care Plan

February 16 – Practical Guide to Elder Abuse and Neglect Law – Krista James. Krista James of the Canadian Centre for Elder Law and BC Law Institute is the pre-eminent lawyer in BC on this topic. Krista worked with Horst and reviewing our materials to ensure they did not contain any errors in law. The full description of this learning event will be on BC CRN website in early February.

To be put on the BC Association of Community Response Networks mailing list please go to their website (https://www.bccrns.ca/) and sign up at the bottom of the page.

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