AIDS & SEXUALLY TRANSMITTED DISEASES
24 hour line provided by the BC Centre for Disease Control.
Provides recorded information regarding modes of transmission, signs and symptoms, testing, treatment and prevention.
ALBERNI VALLEY EMPLOYMENT CENTRE
Port Alberni: 250-724-4560 Fax: 250-724-4565 (4805-B Mar Street) -------------------------------------------------
Ucluelet: 250-726-4243 Fax: 250-726-2975 (101-1801 Bay Street) --------------------------------------------------
Tofino: 250-725-8805 Fax: 250-725-2845 (381 Main Street) ------------------------------------------------------
Alberni Valley Employment Centre is the WorkBC Employment Services Centre for the Alberni-Clayoquot region of Vancouver Island, British Columbia. Together with their Service Partners, INEO Employment Services and Community Futures, they are responsible for delivering the Employment Program of BC, providing employment assistance to job-seekers in Port Alberni, Tofino, Ucluelet and surrounding communities.
AVEC provides services for all your employment and career needs, including Job Search Assistance, Career Planning, Training Opportunities, Wage Subsidies and Self-Employment Services to eligible job seekers.
Visit one of their self-serve Resource Centres, where you can find job search information and access computers, phones, fax machines and photocopiers for job search activities. Their helpful staff can assist you with updating your resumé and cover letter, help you with online job applications, and provide up-to-date advice on where and how to apply for jobs.
381 Main Street, Box 1050
Tofino, BC V0R 2Z0
101-1801 Bay Street, Box 38
Ucluelet, BC V0R 3A0
Tofino Hours: Monday, Wednesday & Friday, 9:00 am to 4:00 pm (closed from 12:00 - 1:00 for lunch) ------
Ucluelet Hours: Tuesday & Thursday, 9:00 am to 4:00 pm (closed from 12:00 - 1:00 for lunch)
PACIFIC COAST MASSAGE THERAPY
RMT only massage
Monday - Thursday
11 - 1636 Penninsula Road, Ucluelet
Mackenzie Alsager, RMT Cleo Tetrault, RMT
AIDS VANCOUVER ISLAND
Provides support and education for individuals living with HIV and/or hepatitis C through their Positive Wellness Program.
Alcoholics Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength, and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from alcoholism. Call to find meeting times and locations.
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
NORTH ISLAND COLLEGE
Ahousaht 250-670-9662 fax 250-670-9660
Ucluelet 250-726-2697 fax 250-726-2698
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)
TOFINO GENERAL HOSPITAL
Hospital Lab 725-4006
Health Records fax 725-4014
UCLUELET ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Jennifer Aulds, Principal
Drew Ryan, Vice-Principal
Denise Reide, Secretary
YFN Education Co-ordinator
Linda Marshall, Nuu-Chah-Nulth Education
Speech & Language Therapist
UCLUELET SECONDARY SCHOOL
Main secondary school on the West Coast.
Carol Sedgwick, Principal
Mike Rhodes, Vice-principal
Linda Marshall, NTC Counsellor
Corrine Corlazzoli, Secretary
WEST COAST LITERACY
Literacy programss and support for all communities through the Coastal Family Resource Coalition
Coastal Family Resources Society (CFRC) Community Developer
WESTCOAST TRANSITION HOUSE
Provides safe shelter & crisis support for women & children from Bamfield to Hot Springs. Crisis line On call 24 hours
COMMUNICABLE DISEASES - VIHA
VIHA Public Health Nurse
TALL TREES PHYSIOTHERAPY
#11-636 Peninsula Road
WHEELS FOR WELLNESS SOCIETY
For those in need of transportation to outside medical care.
1894 Bolt Avenue
PORT ALBERNI PHYSIOTHERAPY CLINIC, RMT
Tofino: 381 Main Street Tofino, BC V0R 2Z0 Ucluelet: 11-1636 Peninsula Way Ucluelet, BC V0R 3A0
DR. JEANNIE DOIG, NATUROPATHIC PHYSICIAN
Pacific Rim Chiropractic and Naturopathic Clinic
381 Main St.
Dr. Jeannie Doig, HBSc, ND
SOUND ACUPUNCTURE & INTEGRATED THERAPIES
1298 Lynn Road
1576 Imperial Lane
Registered Massage Therapist
Teeth Whitening, Massage and Esthetics
PACIFIC RIM CHIROPRACTIC
PO Box 347
#11-1636 Peninsula Road
Ucluelet, BC V0R 3A0
381 Main Street
Tofino, BC V0R 2Z0
Flores Island Clinic:
Contact Karen Frank
Hot Springs Cove:
Every 2 months
Dr. Ron G. K. Norman, B.Sc.(Hons), M.Sc., D.C.