IMMIGRANT WELCOME CENTRE OF THE COMOX VALLEY

407-A 5th Street, Courtenay, V9N 1J7
Phone: 250-338-6359
Fax: 250-331-9032
Email: admin@immigrantwelcome.ca
Website: www.immigrantwelcome.ca

Contact: Amy Gibson -

Population Served:

Immigrant newcomers to the Comox Valley


Programs & Services

Assistance with services such as:


Last updated: 2018-04-30      Print Listing     



INCOME SECURITY PROGRAM

Service Canada
130 19th Street,, Courtenay, V9N 8S1
Toll Free: Canada Pension Plan Old Age Security 1-800-277-9914
Website: http://www1.canada.ca/en/esdc/service-canada.html
Hours: Monday to Friday 8:30 am – 4:00 pm


Programs & Services

The Canada Pension Plan (CPP) provides contributors and their families with partial replacement of earnings in the case of retirement, disability or death. Almost all individuals who work in Canada outside Quebec contribute to the CPP. There are several types of benefits, depending upon the situation:

The Old Age Security program is the Government of Canada's largest pension program. It is funded out of the general revenues of the Government of Canada, which means that you do not pay into it directly.

The Old Age Security (OAS) pension is a monthly payment available to seniors aged 65 and older who meet the Canadian legal status and residence requirements. You may need to apply to receive it.  In addition to the OAS pension, there are three types of OAS benefits:


Last updated: 2018-05-01      Print Listing     



INDIAN RESIDENTIAL SCHOOL SURVIVORS SOCIETY

413 West Esplanade, North Vancouver , V7M 1A6
Phone: 604-985-4464
Fax: 604-985-0023
Toll Free: Survivors Line 1-800-721-0066
Email: reception@irsss.ca
Website: www.irsss.ca

Mission:

We at Indian Residential School Survivor Society (IRSSS) strive to provide physical, emotional, intellectual and spiritual growth, development and healing through culturally based values and guiding principles for Survivors, Families and Communities.

Mandate Of IRSSS:

To assist First Nation Peoples in British Columbia to recognize and be holistically empowered from the primary and generational effect of the residential schools by supporting research, education, awareness, establishing partnerships and advocating for justice and healing. The Society assists survivors with counselling, court support, information, referrals, workshops and more.


Programs & Services

 

Services for Survivors and Intergenerational Survivors:

Resolution Health Support Worker Services:

Elders Cultural Support Team Services:


Last updated: 2018-05-01      Print Listing     



INTERNATIONAL SERVICE ORGANIZATION OF SEX ADDICTS ANONYMOUS (SAA)

P. O. Box 70949 Houston Texas 77270 USA, Toll Free: 1-800-477-8191
Email: info@saa-recovery.org
Website: http://www.saa-recovery.org


Programs & Services

Last updated: 2018-05-02      Print Listing     



ISLAND DEAF AND HARD-OF-HEARING CENTRE

101-75 Front Street, Nanaimo , V9R 5H9
Phone:
Fax: Fax: 250-753-9601
Toll Free: 1-877-424-3323

Email: nanaimo@idhhc.ca
Website: www.idhhc.ca


Programs & Services

Last updated: 2018-05-10      Print Listing