We are building a resource listing specifically for family caregivers in British Columbia. Select a heading or your health area and you’ll find a list of resources to help you find the answers you need to care successfully.
This website is not meant to offer a complete listing of resources of interest to Family & Friend (unpaid) Family Caregivers. Rather, we list most frequently used resources, including a listing of Crisis Lines should you urgently need to speak with someone, and a list of Information & Referral (I&R) Services which you can call to seek information not highlighted on this site.
Your Health Region
- Island Health (IH) Area
General Enquiries Line 250-388-2273 or 1-888-533-2273
Accessing Community Health Services
Anti Fraud Centre
BC Ministry of Health website
BC Palliative Care Benefits Program
BC Seniors Guide
www.gov.bc.ca/seniors-guide or 1-800-663-7867
Crisis Centre BC
General Help – visit here
Family Caregivers of British Columbia
Find Support BC
Government of Canada Benefits Finder
Here to Help
Multicultural/ Multilingual Resources
The Nidus Personal Planning Resource Centre
Over 2.8 million Canadians currently provide care and support for an adult family member or friend.
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