Support group for families of alcoholics. Call the main number for the meeting places of local chapters. Hours: Monday – Friday 10:00am to 3:30pm.
Call for information, options and support. Can refer you to a full range of counselling and treatment services across BC. Services on the Alcohol and Drug Line are confidential, multilingual, free, and available 24/7.
Lower Mainland: (604) 660-9382
Rest of B.C. : 1 (800) 663-1441
Telephone Lines are available 24 hours a day. Call for information about group meeting times and locations in the lower mainland.
Our vision for the Alliance Clinic is to provide the highest quality service to patients. We realize that many patients struggle with concurrent disorders and multiple addictions. Our objective is to deal with these mental health disorders, appropriately refer patients as needed to external support groups and ensure patients are seen on an expedited basis. Groups take place 3 times per week (please call for more information). All groups are restricted to patients of Alliance Clinic.
Provides one-to-one support, education classes, support groups and information about Alzheimer’s disease, mild cognitive impairment, and other dementias including vascular dementia and Lewy Body. Education classes cover ‘How to communicate more effectively’ and ‘How to cope with challenging behaviors resulting from dementia’ and ‘How to Access local resources’ and “Self Care”. Other workshops and print information are available. Call for information or to make an appointment.
Helpline for those who need support because they have suffered a loss through death. Provides referral to bereavement support services in the caller’s local community throughout the province and compassionate listening. Monday – Friday 9:00am to 5:00pm
Offers emotional/social support to caregivers who provide care to a loved one with chronic or long-term illness, disability or frailty. Services include one-on-one support, and linking to needed resources.
Support Groups meet as follows:
• Newton Seniors Come Share Society: last Monday of the month 7:00 to 9:00pm, 13855 – 68th Avenue
• Northcrest Care Facility: third Wednesday of the month 10:00am to 12:00noon, 6771 – 120th Street
• Kennedy Senior Recreation Center: third Wednesday of the month 6:30 to 8:30pm at 11760 – 88th Avenue
• Fleetwood Villa: last Thursday of the month 10:00am to 12:00noon at 16028 – 83rd Avenue
The Self-Management Programs are a peer-led patient education program offered in communities throughout British Columbia. Participants are adults experiencing chronic health conditions, their family members, friends and caregivers. The program provides information and teaches practical skills on managing chronic health problems.
Any Canadian who has experienced a loss of vision, in any community nationwide, can come to CNIB for rehabilitation support – whether you’re an adult or senior; a child or teen; whether you’ve been completely blind all your life or have recently experienced a partial loss of vision.
Fibromyalgia Well Spring Foundation’s Office and Thrift Shoppe is now located at 2978 272nd St, Aldergrove.
Fibromyalgia Support Group Meeting (Surrey- other locations available):
2nd Thursday of every month, from 3:00pm to 5:00pm ABC Restaurant, 15373 Fraser Highway.