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Duncan Mental Health Centre

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Consulting
Counselling

The centre provides inpatient and community mental health assessment, diagnosis, treatment, rehabilitation, and referral services to individuals within the CVHR South Health Area who are experiencing a mental illness. The centre also offers support groups. The purpose is to restore, preserve an promote mental health functioning.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
(250)709-3040
Fax Number: 
(250)709-3045
Street Address: 
3088 Gibbins Road
City: 
Duncan
Province: 
British Columbia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
V9L 1E8

Ministry for Children and Families

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Consulting
Community education/development
Counselling

MCF provides services for child and youth with disordered eating with a physician, therapist and nutritionist. Clinical/ health care services, health promotion, information provision and referral, and support group/ peer support are also offered for a variety of health issues.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
(604)469-7624
Fax Number: 
(604)469-7601
Street Address: 
300-3003 St. John's Street
City: 
Port Moody
Province: 
British Columbia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
V3H 2C4

Eating Disorder Program York County Hospital

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Consulting
Community education/development
Advocacy

This is a bi-regional disordered eating/ eating disorder program for youth aged 13-19. There is a day treatment program for anorexics and severe bulimics along with an out patient program for bulimics. The program is based on a feminist therapy framework where clients are encouraged to participate in their assessment and treatment, appropriate to their developmental level and treatment needs. Referrals must come from the client's physician. Participation in either of the programs requires that the client is medically stable and at or above 80% of their ideal body weight. The program takes a multidisciplinary team approach for adolescent eating disorder treatment which includes psychiatry, medicine, nutrition, child and youth work, social work, psychology, nursing, teaching. Additional services include: counselling, clinical/ health care services, day services, health promotion, information provision and referral, in house publishers, research, support groups/ peer support and training.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
(905)895-4521
Email Address: 
Hanaka@ych.on.ca
Fax Number: 
(905)830-5970
Street Address: 
596 Davis Drive
City: 
New Market
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
L3Y 2P9

Holton Healthcare Services Corporation Eating Disorders Program

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Consulting
Community education/development
Counselling

The program focuses on anorexia and bulimia nervosa with women and men aged 14 and older. Referral by a physician is required. The program offers a multidisciplinary team approach to assessment, individual and group therapy, education and family therapy for clients who have anorexia and/ or bulimia. Additional services include: health promotion, information provision and referral, and research.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
(905)338-4680
Street Address: 
327 Reynolds Street
City: 
Oakville
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
L6J 3L7

Vernon Eating Disorder Program

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Consulting
Community education/development
Advocacy

The program takes a team approach that includes a dietician, nutritionist, psychiatric nurse and psychiatrist. The team works to treat each person individually and respectfully. Individual, group and some family therapy is offered to youth 13-19yrs and adults 19 and older. A full lending library is also available and includes access to information about eating disorders, affirmations, body image, self-help, self-esteem, general health and professional resources. There is an initial refundable consumer users fee to cover lost and stolen books.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
250-542-7111
Email Address: 
edp@junction.net
Fax Number: 
250-542-7111
Street Address: 
3402-27th Avenue #303
City: 
Vernon
Province: 
British Columbia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
V1T 1S1

Infertility Network

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Women with particular health conditions
Families
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Consulting
Community education/development
Advocacy
Support group/peer support

Focuses on infertility and provides the public with information and support through a newsletter, videos, tapes, brochures, seminars and conferences, educating high school students, assisting researchers in surveys of patients on their personal experiences, and proposing legislation of New Reproductive and Genetic Technologies.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
416-691-3611
Email Address: 
DianeAllen@InfertilityNetwork.org
Fax Number: 
416-690-8015
Street Address: 
160 Pickering St
City: 
Toronto
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
M4E 3J7

Chetwynd Women's Resource Society

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Consulting
Community education/development
Advocacy

The Chetwynd Women's Resource Society provides women and children with practical assistance in areas of education, advocacy, intervention, prevention and counselling while offering information on their rights in relation to social issues. This is provided in a safe and confidential environment and is accomplished through cooperation with other community agencies. Other services include: counselling, health promotion, research, support group/peer support, and training.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
(250) 788-3793
Email Address: 
chetwomn@pris.bc.ca
Fax Number: 
(250) 788-3726
Street Address: 
P.O. Box 626 - 4901 S. Access Rd.
City: 
Chetwynd
Province: 
British Columbia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
V0C 1J0

Williams Lake Eating Disorder Outpatient Program

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Consulting
Community education/development
Advocacy

The program aims to provide outpatient treatment, education, and support in the Williams Lake community to help individuals recovering from eating disorders and disordered eating. The program also aims to network with other groups to help prevent eating disorder from developing in the community. The program provides nutrition counselling for individuals struggling with disordered eating. Psychological and medical counselling is also provided in a team oriented approach. The program provides outpatient individual treatment for adults through Adult Mental Health. Youth (<19yrs) services are provided by the Ministry for Children and Families Mental Health. We see those struggling with anorexia, bulimia, and compulsive overeating and those at high risk of developing the above. We also facilitate support groups, community presentations, workshops and are a resource for friends and family members of those struggling with eating disorders/ disordered eating. The program also does prevention work in the community, in schools and through networking with other community groups. A small lending library is accessible through the clinician's office.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
250- 398-4465
Secondary Telephone: 
250- 398-4963
Email Address: 
jletham@sos-connect.com
Fax Number: 
250- 398-4484
Street Address: 
487 Borland St.
City: 
Williams Lake
Province: 
British Columbia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
V2G 1R9

Vancouver Island Health Authority

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Consulting
Community education/development
Advocacy

The Vancouver Island Health Authority (VIHA) provides health care to people on Vancouver Island,  the islands of the Georgia Strait, and the mainland communities between Powell River and Rivers Inlet.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
250-370-8699
Email Address: 
info@viha.ca
Website/URL: 
Tollfree Phone Number: 
1-877-370-8699
Street Address: 
1952 Bay Street
City: 
Victoria
Province: 
British Columbia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
V8R 1J8

Northern Interior Regional Health Board

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Consulting
Community education/development
Advocacy

The work of the health unit involves a prevention, population health and healthy lifestyles approach to preventing disordered eating or eating disorder problems. Other services include: counselling, clinical/ health care services, information provision and referral, policy development, research, support groups/ peer support, and training.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
(250)565-7311
Fax Number: 
(250)565-6674
Street Address: 
1444 Edmonton St.
City: 
Prince George
Province: 
British Columbia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
V2M 6W5
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