North Island Survivors’ Healing Society

North Island Survivors' Healing Society has been in operation in Campbell River since 1993. The Centre offers individual counselling and facilitated group support for people affected by trauma and abuse. 

Registered clinical counsellors who specialize in working with trauma (E.g. accidents, war zone, life altering diagnosis) and various forms of abuse provide professional counselling.

All counseling is subsidized, by donation or third party billing.

The Society gratefully acknowledges contributions from the province of BC and United Way.

For more information or to book an appointment, call:  250.287.3325


   RCMP: 250.286.6221
   Crisis Line: 1.888.494.3888
   Hospital: 250.850.2141
   Transition House: 250.286.3666

Address / Contact Info

North Island Survivors’ Healing Society
625D 11th Avenue Campbell River, BCV9W 4G5
Executive Director : Janet Carmichael

Phone Numbers

Phone: (250) 287-3325
Fax: (250) 287-3397

Hours of Operation

Regular hours: Mon - Fri, 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM, by appointment.
Some distance & evening appointments available.

Web Links

Service Details

Regional Centres ServedAlert Bay, Campbell River, Coal Harbour (Vancouver Island), Comox, Comox Valley, Cortes Island, Courtenay, Gold River, Manson's Landing, Nanaimo, Oyster River, Port Hardy , Port Hardy & Coal Harbour, Port McNeill, Quathiaski Cove, Sayward, Victoria
Program fee notesAll counselling is by donation, subsidized user fee or third party billing.
Referral criteria Individual who seeks counselling to call 250-287-3325 during regular business hours.
Currently accepting new patients / clientsCurrently accepting new patients / clients
Languages spokenEnglish


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Other Programs from This Organization

Abuse-related Women's Counselling Program Professional counseling is available for women who have experienced sexual assault, violence/abuse in relationships, or childhood abuse through the government funded Stopping the Violence program.
Addictions Integrated Counselling Program Professional individual counseling is offered for women who are survivors of abuse-related trauma and in early stage recovery from addictions.
Men's Counselling Program Professional individual counseling is provided for men who are survivors of physical and/or sexual abuse and neglect.
Relational Counselling Relational counselling for people who have experienced forms of trauma and/or abuse, to understand and heal relationships with partners, spouses, and family members
Remote Counselling Our various programs for survivors of trauma and abuse have options to see a professional counsellor remotely.
Trauma and Abuse Counselling Centre The North Island Survivors’ Healing Society is committed to providing professional counselling programs and services that address the psychological needs of individuals who are affected by trauma and/or abuse.
Trauma Counselling Program Professional individual counseling is offered for people who are affected by trauma from war, medical diagnoses, recreational- workplace - and motor vehicle accidents, animal attacks and witnessing violence or injury.
Trauma Informed Yoga When yoga classes are taught from a trauma-informed perspective, it has been proven to be helpful for survivors. Yoga can be both stimulating and soothing and it is important that these classes provide an opportunity for participants to feel safe, soothed and secure while our qualified instructor uses trauma-informed skills to emphasize present-state awareness.

This program was last updated on: 23 Nov 2023.