Aboriginal Health Resources

Aboriginal Health Resources

Aboriginal Resources

Aboriginal Affairs & Northern Development Canada 
Aboriginal Employment Program
Aboriginal Resources and Information - South Island
A Guide to Aboriginal Organizations in BC - Produced by MARR
BC Aboriginal Network on Disability Society (BCANDS)
BC Association of Friendship Centers
BC Elders' Guide
BC First Nations Health Handbook - A companion to the BC Health Guide
Canadian Aboriginal AIDS Network
First Nations Health Authority (FNHA)
Health Canada - Aboriginal People
Indigenous Cultural Competency
Inter Tribal Health Authority (ITHA)
KUU-US Crisis Line Society
Le Centre de Collaboration de la Santé Autochtone
Ministry of Aboriginal Health - British Columbia
Map - First Nations, Metis Communities, and Friendship Centres in the Island Health Regions
National Collaborating Centre for Aboriginal Health (NCCAH)
National First Nations Re:act
NearBC (Aboriginal Culture, Education & Health)
Non-Insured Health Benefits (Health Canada)
Saanich First Nation Adult Care Society Brochure
South Island Wellness Society 
Supporting Adults at Risk Resource Guideline
Victoria Native Friendship Centre
Working Together - A report on Adaptation Initiatives to improve health services for aboriginal people


Health and Government

AIDS Vancouver Island
B.C. Cancer Agency 
Canadian Diabetes Association
Cool Aid Society - Victoria
Heart & Stroke Foundation (British Columbia & Yukon)
Community Health Services
Mayo Clinic
Medical Service Plan (MSP) (BC Care Card)
Mental Health & Substance Use (MHSU)
Public Health Units - Vancouver Island
Red Cross Health - Equipment Loan Program (HELP)
Seniors B.C.
Seniors Serving Seniors
Service Canada
The Arthritis Society - British Columbia & Yukon
Umbrella Society - Addictions & Mental Health Resource 


First Nations Contacts - South Island

ESQUIMALT 
250-381-7861

PACHEEDAHT
250-647-5521

PAUQUACHIN
250-656-0191

SCIA'NEW (BEECHER BAY)
250-478-3535

SONGHEES
250-386-1043

TSARTLIP
250-652-3988

TSAWOUT
250-652-9101

TSEYCUM 
250-656-0858

T'SOU-KE 
250-642-3957

VNFC
250-384-3211

News & Events

Currents Summer 2019

Currents Summer 2019

This edition of Currents looks at alleyway art in Port Alberni, the running of the beds, the Vancouver Island Critical Care Conference and lots more. 

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Island Health Community Wellness Grant planted seeds of growth for Songhees rooftop gardens

Island Health Community Wellness Grant planted seeds of growth for Songhees rooftop gardens

"It was important to start growing our own produce at the wellness centre to help create a more sustainable food system"

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​​​​​​​Port Alice Health Centre service model announced

​​​​​​​Port Alice Health Centre service model announced

Island Health is pleased to announce a new service delivery model for Port Alice, based on recent conversations with the Village Council, Port Alice Health Forum and community members.

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