The North Shore Division of Family Practice and Vancouver Coastal Health Collaborative Services Committee Working Group has developed a one-stop resource list for GPs, their MOAs and community service providers. It contains information about VCH patient programs, community programs and services, and telephone and online services.
The North Shore Community Resources Society publishes the Green Book which is a free, searchable, online listing of community resources containing information on housing, financial support, counselling, etc. The following North Shore-based directories are also available:
NS HealthConnection Clinic provides primary care to North Shore residents with no regular access to a family physician and have complex medical and health needs.
Clients can drop in as self referrals or be directed to the clinic by family physicians, health care providers within VCH (including LGH Emergency Department staff) and community agencies during the following operating hours (no appointment necessary):
The HealthConnection Clinic team includes family physicians, a nurse practitioner, a chronic disease nurse coordinator and a medical office assistant. In addition, community partner agencies regularly schedule staff to be available on-site to support clients with non-medical needs such as housing, income, and access to food.
This clinic is made possible through partnership between the North Shore Division of Family Practice and Vancouver Coastal Health.
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