Contact for diabetes resources.
Port Alberni Health Unit
Provides counselling for youth who are experiencing difficulties related to their own or another person's alcohol or other drug use, as well as support for parents of adolescents regarding substance use concerns
HEALTH LINK BC
By calling 8-1-1 you can speak to a health services representative, who can connect you with a registered nurse, registered dietitian, or a pharmacist. They will help you get the information you need to manage your health concerns or those of your family. Available 24 hours. Call to speak to a Nurse 24/7 about non-emergency health concerns. Pharmacists are available 5:00pm - 9:00pm. Dietitians are available 8:00am - 8:00pm Monday to Thursday, 8:00am - 5:00pm Fridays.
To connect toll-free to any government service. Available 8:00 am - 5:00 pm, Monday to Friday.
FAMILY SUPPORT - NTC
supports at-risk families and youth in making positive lifestyle choices and in strengthening their parenting skills.
Support with filing a claim, requesting information about a pending or current claim, updating claim information or reporting.
KIWANIS HILTON CHILDREN'S CENTRE
Outreach Therapy, child physiotherapy and occupational therapy services. Self-referrals welcome, appointments in Ucluelet and Tofino.
KUU-US CRISIS LINE
If you are facing a difficult situation, call us now. We can help.
Adult Crisis Line: 250-723-4050
Youth Crisis Line: 250-723-2040
West Coast Toll Free: 1-800-588-8717 (24 hour)
DR. JAMES JAMESON, DENTIST
Conradi Building, 311 Neill St, Tofino BC
Dr. James Jameson, DDS
Port Alberni Health Unit
PUBLIC HEALTH NURSE - VIHA
Immunization appointments in Tofino & Ucluelet, prenatal/postnatal education, school health programs
Island Health Public Health Nursing Services will be providing the following Flu Clinic dates on the west coast in 2017:
November 1st @2:00-4:30 Ucluelet Community Centre Activity Room # 1
Novemver 7th @ 4:00-6:30 Ucluelet Community Centre Activity Room # 1
Or Call 250 725 4020 for Appointment
Both Pharmacists In Ucluelet are providing Seasonal Influenza vaccination this year for select populations.
Starting Monday October 16th- and every Monday thereafter -Walk In clients 10:00Am-12:00Pm
OR Call 250 725 4020 for Appointment
Both Pharmacists in Tofino are also providing Seasonal Influenza vaccination this year for select populations.
Pacific Rim Chiropractic
PACIFIC RIM NATIONAL PARK WARDENS
Pacific Rim National Park line for emergencies within the park
PACIFICCARE - Child Care Resource and Referral Program (CCRR)
Some of the services we provide for Parents and Child Care Providers:
Free child care information and referrals to parents, on-line or in person
Support in pursuing a career in child care
Child Care related workshops and training opportunities
Child care subsidy forms and assistance available in most communities
Promotion opportunities on “Island Family Information” website
Dianne Magor (Executive Director)
Scott Beam (Port Alberni CCRR consultant)
CLAYOQUOT BIOSPHERE TRUST
The Clayoquot Biosphere Trust (CBT) was established in 2000 to assist the Clayoquot Sound UNESCO Biosphere Reserve communities achieve their visions by providing funding and logistical support for research, education and training initiatives that promote conservation and sustainable development. The CBT is a member of the Community Foundations of Canada in 2012. As the region’s community foundation, the CBT works with individuals and organizations to build a region where all residents can succeed, contribute and develop their talents to their fullest potential.
The CBT has an annual Call for Projects where communities, educational institutions and registered charities are invited to submit proposals for funding. The CBT funds a wide variety of projects in four categories: Culture and Events, Youth and Education, Community Development, and Research and Environment.
The CBT produces Vital Signs, a biennial “community check-up,” that measures the vitality of our communities, identifies significant trends and supports action on issues that are critical to our quality of life. You can find the most recent report at: clayoquotbiosphere.org/web/vital-signs/
P.O. Box 67, 316 Main Street, Tofino
Rebecca Hurwitz - Managing Director
Adrienne Mason - Research Coordinator
Tabitha McGregor - Administrative Assistant
FAMILY TIES OUTREACH PROGRAM
Family Ties is a perinatal program open to all Westcoast parents from Tofino, Ucluelet, Hitacu, Opitsat, Esowista and Ty-Histanis. Expectant and new parents can call the office directly, ask their Doctor or speak with the Public/Community Health Nurse to receive services. We are committed to strengthening and supporting all birthing families on the west coast.
We offer a weekly drop in with topics ranging from healthy nutrition, to childbirth, parenting your new baby and the latest in health news. Guest speakers include the Community Nutritionist, Dental Hygienist, Infant Development workers and other resource people. Participants can receive free pre-natal vitamins, individual nutrition information, and home visits if requested.
Transportation can be arranged, please call for details
Tofino Coastal Family Place Health Unit: 250-725-4020 ext 64183
Ucluelet Health Unit office: 250-726-2224
In Tofino: Hanne Bruhwiler, firstname.lastname@example.org
In Ucluelet: Margaret Morrison, email@example.com
PROVINCIAL EMERGENCY PROGRAM
WEST COAST MENTAL HEALTH & SUBSTANCE USE
Assessment, treatment and referral for adults experiencing mental health and addictions issues.
To access services please call 250-726-1282.
Jess McConnell, Clinical coordinator
TOFINO PARKS AND RECREATION
Recreation programs for children, youth, and adults
Park and Facility Planning/Management
Laura Lunty- Recreation Programmer (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Kyla Emery- Recreation Assistant (email@example.com)