Accepting New Patients

Cara Birkeland, RN BSN

Mobile Foot Care Service at your home. Friendly, competent, professional. Registered Nurse, certified for Footcare. Tools sterilized (Best Practice, BC Health Authorities).more info

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Salt Spring Island, BC
Phone: (250) 538-8180
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Consistent Quality Home Support

Provides home support and assistance with daily routine and chores.more info

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Savvy Seniors
BC
Phone: (250) 221-0138
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Dr. Andrew McParland, ND

Dr. Andrew McParland, ND is a Salt Spring Island Naturopathic Doctor. He works as a Naturopath in Ganges providing primary care to individuals and families in his practice of naturopathic medicine. He offers, food allergy & food sensitivity testing, bioidentical hormone replacement, intravenous (IV) treatment, immune and energy boosting injections, cardiovascular disease, weight loss, autoimmune disease.more info

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130 McPhillips Ave
, Ganges, Salt Spring Island, BC, V8K 2T5
Phone: (250) 999-9371
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Home Health Monitoring for Heart Failure and COPD (Community Health Services)

Home Health Monitoring is free service offered to clients in their home. Besides measuring their blood pressure, pulse, weight and oxygen saturation, clients complete a daily care plan designed to help them better recognize and respond to their heart failure or COPD symptoms. The information is sent to a nurse who monitors and supports the client. Biometric reports and any medical concerns are communicated to the client’s family physician. Patients only need a definitive diagnosis and be symptomatic to qualify for referral. Palliative Care and Multi-morbidity coming soon.more info

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Island Health Community Health Services
South Island: : 1-888-533-2273
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Island Ghost & History Walks

Come for a day or night stroll and be entertained by our lovely history guides. Learn about Salt Spring history, learn about the mystery of the island, and have some fun with your family and friends. Call 250.537.7827 or visit IslandGhostWalks.com to register.more info

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BC
Phone: (250) 537-7827
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Jon Schwabach, Ph.D., RCC

Provide counselling to individuals and couples. Specializing in marital and family therapy, pain management, and the treatment of most mental health conditions including depression and anxiety. Trained in the use of EMDR for treatment of recent and historical trauma. Support for recovery from addictions (drug, alcohol, sex, gambling) and from chronic illness or disability. Extensive experience helping those with severe and persistent mental illness.more info

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208 Broadwell Rd
, Salt Spring Island, BC, V8K 1H3
Office: (250) 538-0023
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Karin Beviere

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194A McLennan Drive
, Salt Spring Island, V8K 1X2
Phone: (250) 537-4728
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Marcia Burton

Marcia offers therapeutic counselling support to people experiencing anxiety, depression, bereavement and life challenges. She also works with family members of those experiencing mental health issues. Marcia has formerly worked with Island Health as a mental health clinician, and now offers counselling services in private practice.
Compassion-focused, strength-based.more info

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North End, Salt Spring Island, BC
Phone: (250) 930-4541
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Mental Health and Substance Use Team - Southern Gulf Islands

Part of Island Health, the Southern Gulf Islands Mental Health and Substance Use Team offers assessment and treatment for adults with mental health and substance use concerns to resident of Salt Spring Island and the other southern Gulf Islands. more info

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Mental Health and Substance Use Team, Lady Minto Hospital
135 Crofton Road
, Salt Spring Island, BC, V8K 1T1
Phone: (250) 538-4849
Phone: (250) 538-8400
Fax: (250) 538-4847

Red Cross Short Term Equipment Loan Program

The Short Term Health Equipment Loan Program alleviates the pressures that come along with injury or illness, assists seniors with mobility issues, allows people to return home from hospital earlier, and supports those in palliative care who wish to spend their final days in the comfort of their own home. The Canadian Red Cross provides aids such as wheelchairs, walkers, bath seats and benches, commodes and toilet seats, crutches and canes, bed handles and other durable medical equipment.more info

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Canadian Red Cross, Salt Spring Island Office
135 Crofton Road
, Salt Spring Island , BC, V8K1E2
Phone: (250) 538-4834
Fax: (250) 537-4359
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