Arthritis Outpatient Program

Provide clients with specialized one-to-one individualized assessment and therapy appointments by a PT and/or OT. Suitable for clients pre-op and post-op, and for clients of all ages and types o...Read More

Contact Person
Reception
Phone : 604-984-5809
Fax : 604-984-5744

Arthritis Society of BC (The) - Regional Office

The Learning Centre has a lending library of books, videos, dvds on the many forms of arthritis. Bluebird Gift Shop Call the Answers Line 604- 875-5051 or 1-800-321-1433 or email info@bc.arthrit...Read More

Contact Person
Manager, Regional Development
Phone : 604-875-5002
Fax : 604-875-5048

Arthrosize

For clients with arthritis, osteoporosis, physical limitations or joint replacements.

Level 1: Pool-based exercise for arthritis for beginners

Level 2: For individuals who have m...Read More

Contact Person
Reception
Phone : 604-925-7210

Asthma Society of Canada National Office

Provide asthma information, education, management tools and support program for Canadians with asthma. Services provided directly through telephone, Internet and print. Indirectly through health...Read More

Contact Person
Director of Programming
Phone : 1-866-787-4050

Balance & Gait

Feeling off balance? Stand up for yourself in a fun and safe environment focusing on standing and sitting exercises to help improve your posture, balance and gait. A Variety of equipment will be...Read More

Contact Person
Eric
Email : ebagnall@westvancouver.ca
Phone : 604-921-2169

BC Brain Injury Association (BCBIA) Online Resources

Online resources for clients & families impacted by brain injury (e.g. stroke or TBI): BCBIA is a non-profit organization serving the interests of the acquired brain injury population to support...Read More

Email : info@brainstreams.ca
Phone : 604-984-1212
Fax : 604-984-6434

BC Lung Association - Head Office

For clients with a lung disease (e.g. asthma, COPD, lung cancer, sleep apnea, TB). No specific programs are offered on the North Shore at present.

Services:

- Educational public ...Read More

Contact Person
Office
Email : info@bc.lung.ca
Phone : 604-731-5864
Fax : 604-731-5810

BC Provincial Renal Agency (BCPRA)

BCPRA provides a number of resources for health professionals, including Guidelines, Protocols & Clinical Tools, and Chronic Disease Management Initiatives. Also provides a range of patient reso...Read More

Contact Person
Office
Email : bcpra@bcpra.ca
Phone : 604-875-7340

Better at Home

The following non-medical services are provided to seniors to support their independence:

- Light Housekeeping

- Transportation (done by volunteer drivers who use their own vehic...Read More

Contact Person
Reception
Phone : 604-985-7138
Fax : 604-985-0645

Better Balance & Mobility Training

A supervised program assisting clients through education and exercise in fall prevention awareness.

Referral: Referred by VCH and other health care professionals.

Program Cost: c...Read More

Contact Person
Seniors Program Coordinator
Phone : 604-982-8326

Better Balance with Surefeet

This program will help participants feel stronger and more confident about walking. The main focus is to improve functional mobility, increase lower body strength, reduce the risk of falling, an...Read More

Contact Person
Joni
Email : jvajda@westvancouver.ca
Phone : 604-925-7211

Better Balance with Surefeet

Rebuild balance & strength, fine tune flexibility, lower your risk of falling and regain independence. Recommended by Doctors and Physiotherapist, this balance and mobility program emphasizes fa...Read More

Contact Person
Celeste
Phone : 604-987-5820

Better Bones

Improve bone health and reduce the risk of falling. Learn proper weight training, flexibility and balance exercises in a small group in the weight room training studio led by a certified persona...Read More

Contact Person
Eric
Email : ebagnall@westvancouver.ca
Phone : 604-921-2169

Bounce Back Program - Reclaim Your Life

Offered through Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA), Bounce Back is a FREE, skill building program for individuals aged 15+ experiencing mild to moderate depression or anxiety.

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Contact Person
Bounce Back Community Coach
Phone : 604-874-7881 Ext.1;Toll Free:1-866-639-0522
Fax : 604-872-5934

Brain Gain Fridays

Brain Gain Fridays welcomes a diverse group of people interested in strengthening their brain. Together we engage in music therapy, art therapy, meditation, neurologically beneficial exercise, s...Read More

Contact Person
Office
Email : info@vbia.ca
Phone : 604-779-2472

Brain Gym Exercise Program for Older Adults

Gentle exercises and activities to enhance physical coordination, balance, sensory integration, mental function and social well-being. For seniors 55 plus years.

Contact Person
Licensed Brain Gym Instructor
Phone : 604-987-8138

BREATH Respiratory Program (COPD)

5-Week rehabilitation group education program for clients diagnosed with COPD or Pulmonary Fibrosis; also may be appropriate for clients with chronic asthma. Clients are assessed by a multidisci...Read More

Contact Person
Reception
Phone : 604-988-3131 Ext. 4150
Fax : 604-297-9681

Brief Counselling Program

The Canadian Mental Health Association, North & West Vancouver Branch offers short-term, low-cost, confidential, one-to-one support to adults living on the North Shore. The counsellors are super...Read More

Contact Person
Community Counselling Coordinator
Phone : 604-987-6959 ext. 228
Fax : 604-980-0336

Building Bones & Balance

It's never too late to get stronger! Strong bones build a solid foundation for improving balance, posture and confidence in everyday activities. Bone density and muscle mass are both affected by...Read More

Contact Person
Eric
Email : ebagnall@westvancouver.ca
Phone : 604-921-2169

Canadian Celiac Association, Vancouver Chapter

Provide information and support for people affected by Celiac Disease and gluten intolerance. No fee for service. Membership is available for those interested. Members receive a bi-monthly news...Read More

Contact Person
Office
Email : info@vancouverceliac.ca
Phone : 604-736-2229 or 1-877-736-2240

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