Health Professionals

BC Bereavement Helpline

The BC Bereavement Helpline (BCBH) provides education, support and advocacy for the bereaved, their caregivers and professionals. The Helpline is open M-F 9am-5pm to provide referral services for anyone in BC coping with grief and loss, as well as compassionate listening. more info

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Phone: (604) 738-9950
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BC Cancer Agency - Vancouver Island Centre

The BC Cancer Agency offers comprehensive cancer care including prevention, early detection, diagnosis and treatment, community programs, research and education.more info

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2410 Lee Avenue
, Victoria, BC, V8R 6V5
general enquiries, toll free: 1-888-939-3333
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BC Eating Disorders Society

This toll free number provides information, referrals, and education about disordered eating.more info

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526 Michigan Street
, Victoria, BC, V8V 1S2
toll free: 1-800-665-1822
Fax: 1(604) 875-3688
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BC Health Guide

British Columbians have trusted health information at their fingertips with just a phone call or a click away with HealthLink BC.more info

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Vancouver Island Health Authority
Phone: 811
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BC Mental Health Information

This is a 24 hour line providing free information, referral and support for mental health and mental illness issues.more info

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toll free: 1-800-661-2121
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BC Nurse Line

This line offers confidential health information and advice from registered nurses.more info

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toll free: 1-866-215-4700

Brain Injury Disease Stroke Support Group

The Brain Injury Disease Stroke Support Group is a group of people sharing coping strategies with support and humour.more info

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Croftonbrook Meeting Room
132 Corbett Road
, Salt Spring Island, BC, V8K 1Z8
Phone: (250) 537-1190

Brenda Hooge, MSc, MA, RCC

Counsellingmore info

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204-321 Lower Ganges Road
, Salt Spring Island, BC, V8K 2V4
Phone: (250) 537-2536

British Columbia Bereavement Helpline

BC Bereavement Helpline gives on-line bereavement support and information on grief and healing.more info

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toll free: 1-877-779-2223
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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

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BC and Yukon Division
565 W 10th Ave
, Vancouver, BC, V5Z 4J4
Toll Free: 1-888-939-3333
Division Office: (604) 872-4400
Fax: (604) 872-4113
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