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Free routine Immunizations and newly licensed vaccines for purchase, growth and development assessments and plenty of age appropriate resources available. Time: Mon. 1 to 3 p.m. and Thurs. 9 to 11 a.m. Call the Whistler Health Unit for appt. at 604-932-3202.
Have you recently suffered the loss of a loved one? If you are interested in a bereavement support group contact Whistler Community Services at 604-932-0113.
CANCER SUPPORT & FRIENDS>>
The group is a relaxed, fun and energetic mix of people of all ages, backgrounds and health status. Newcomers are welcome from those who have experienced cancer to those who have supported a friend and family member through cancer. For more info contact Joanne at 604-938-4225 or 1-604-209-1967.
CRISIS STABILIZATION TEAM>>
If you are experiencing a mental health crisis dont go through it alone. Call the Sea to Sky Stabilization Team at 1-866-892-6365.
DISORDERED EATING SUPPORT GROUP>>
Whistler Community Services will be conducting an 8-week support group aimed at providing a safe and secure environment for women to discuss issues surrounding food and body image. To join the group and for more info please contact Sheila Sherkat (Councillor) at 604 938 4519 or Tessa McLoughlin (Outreach Worker) at 604 902 0670.
DRUG/ALCOHOL INFORMATION & COUNSELLING>>
Do you experience difficulties related to your drug/alcohol use? Call for information and counselling; youth and adults welcome. Marlise Witschi, A&D counsellor, 604-932-3312, no charge.
HEALTHY PREGNANCY OUTREACH PROGRAM>>
Nutritional and lifestyle support for pregnant women. Call 604-932-3312.
Free meditation at the Nibbana Healing Spa, Fridays 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. All levels welcome. Call 604-935-5772. Located in the Glacier Lodge.
OSTEOPOROSIS SUPPORT GROUP>>
Would you like to become part of a support group to deal with osteoporosis? Call Morgan at 604-935.1947 or e-mail email@example.com.
PEARLS PLACE TRANSITION HOUSE>>
Call toll-free 1-877-890-5711, or 604-892-5711 in Squamish, direct to support workers available to listen to and support women experiencing abuse. The shelter can house seven women and children.
PEMBERTON SAFE CLINIC>>
Safe Healthy Sexuality Clinic, open Mondays, 5:30-7:30 p.m. at the Pemberton Health Centre, 1403 Portage Road. Call 604-894-6367.
SAFE HEALTHY SEXUALITY CLINIC>>
Free HIV testing. Birth control counselling and supplies, STD testing and treatment, pregnancy counselling and other professional services at a reduced cost. Confidentiality assured. SAFE Coast Garibaldi Health unit, second floor, Whistler Health Care Centre, 4380 Lorimer Road, 604-932-3202. Clinic open Tues, 4:30-7:30 p.m. and Thurs, 5-7 p.m.