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Home Support: We Can Do Better / Challenges Facing BC Seniors

Community Health Message posted: 17-Sep-2019 4:09 PM PDT

Public Meetings with Isobel McKenzie, BC Seniors' Advocate
Nelson: September 19: 10:00 to 11:30am Nelson Civic Theatre
Trail: September 20: 1:30 to 2:30pm Trail Royal Canadian Legion Hall

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Basic Needs / Support - Housing / Residential Support - Emergency / Short Term

Castlegar Emergency Shelter Assistance

A number of Castlegar agencies have come together to provide a small amount of funding for temporary emergency housing and support for people with no other alternative.more info

Address / Contact Info
Castlegar, BC

La Nina Emergency Shelter

The homeless shelter is open from November to March.more info

Address / Contact Info
Community Inclusion Centre (CIC)
1458 Bay Avenue
, Trail, BC, V1R 4B1
Shelter: (250) 368-3391
Career Development Services: (250) 364-1104
Fax: (250) 364-9984
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Sanctuary House

Two short-term, low cost fully furnished suites are available to patients and families traveling to Trail to access medical services provided at the Kootenay Boundary Regional Hospital. more info

Address / Contact Info
Generation to Generation Society
1705 Bay Avenue
, Trail, BC, V1R 4R7
Building Manager: (250) 231-3272

Stepping Stones Emergency Shelter

An emergency shelter for those who find themselves without safe housing in the West Kootenay area.more info

Address / Contact Info
816 Vernon Street
, Nelson, BC, V1L 4G4
Stepping Stones: (250) 352-9876
Nelson CARES Office: (250) 352-6011
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