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
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 firstname.lastname@example.org...Read More
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
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
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
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
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.
- Educational public ...Read More
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
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
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
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
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
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
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.
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
Gentle exercises and activities to enhance physical coordination, balance, sensory integration, mental function and social well-being. For seniors 55 plus years.
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
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
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
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
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