Comox Valley, Strathcona, North Island

Comox Valley, Strathcona, North Island

The northern half of Vancouver Island and the surrounding areas are among the most rugged, wildly diverse regions in Canada. From some of the most livable and fastest growing communities to some of the most remote and least populated, this region includes white sand beaches and snow capped mountains. It also boasts some of the most innovative and committed rural health practitioners in the country.

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Island Health grant program fuels transformative wellness initiative at Ucluelet Secondary School

Ucluelet Secondary School (USS) is championing student mental health through its new initiative, Wellness Wednesdays. Supported by a $50,000 resilience and safety grant from Island Health, the school is introducing a range of engaging activities designed to enhance students' well-being.

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Reflections from the frontline on the 8th anniversary of the toxic drug crisis

In the eight years since the toxic drug crisis was declared a public health emergency in B.C. on April 14, 2016), 2,428 sons, daughters, parents, grandparents, loved ones, neighbours and friends have been lost in the Island Health region (as of January 2024).

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Grant gives Indigenous youth a fighting chance through boxing

In April 2023, Richardson’s Red Girl Rising Movement Society was one of 29 recipients of a portion of a total $1.1 million through the first Island Health Resilience and Safety grants aimed at helping improve mental well-being, build youth resistance and mitigate harms associated with the toxic drug supply.

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Locations in this Community

Campbell River

Campbell River

200 – 1100 Island Highway
Campbell River, B.C.
V9W 8C6

250-850-2111

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Campbell River Diabetes Education Centre

Wellness Centre
North Island Hospital, Campbell River & District
375 – 2nd Ave
Campbell River, B.C.
V9W 3V1

250-286-7150

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Campbell River Health Unit

200-1100 Island Hwy
Campbell River, B.C.
V9W 8C6

250-850-2110

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Campbell River Mental Health & Substance Use

Contact Us

#207–1040 Shoppers Row
Campbell River, B.C.
V9W 2C6

250-850-2620

Services offered in this Community