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Senior Specific - Abuse / Crisis - Crisis Intervention - N. Kootenay Lake (Kaslo Area)

Nelson Elder Abuse Prevention Program

Trained volunteers provide information and support re elder abuse and neglect, how to prevent it, and what to do when suspected.more info

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Nelson and District Seniors Coordinating Society
719 Vernon Street
, Nelson, BC, V1L 2B9
Phone: (250) 352-6008
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Seniors Abuse and Information Line (SAIL)

A safe place for older adults and those who care about them to speak to a trained professional about situations where they were abused or mistreated, as well as to access relevant information & resources.more info

Address / Contact Info
Seniors First BC
150 - 900 Howe Street
, Vancouver, BC, V6Z 2M4
SAIL Information Line: 1-866-437-1940
TTY: 1-855-306-1443
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Seniors First BC

Offers a number of programs and resources re legal rights and advocacy for seniors. more info

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150-900 Howe Street
, Vancouver, BC, V6Z 2M4
Office: (604) 688-1927
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Suicide Prevention and Crisis Intervention in BC: Phone and Chat Lines

24 hours a day/7 days a week. Confidential one-to-one conversation with a volunteer listener specially trained to provide crisis intervention, psychological first aid, support and resource information.more info

Address / Contact Info
Crisis Intervention and Suicide Prevention Centre of BC, Office
763 East Broadway
, Vancouver, BC, V5T 1X8
Office: (604) 872-1811
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