WACHIAY ADVOCACY CENTRE

1625B McPhee Avenue, PO Box 3204 , Courtenay, V9N 5N4
Phone: 250-338-7793 ext. 229
Fax: 250-871-0803
Email: vivienne@wachiay.com
Hours: Monday to Friday 9:00am – 4:00pm (closed between 12 -1) Phone for appointments and leave a message.

Contact: Vivienne -
Programs & Services

Last updated: 2014-08-21      Print Listing     



WACHIAY FRIENDSHIP CENTRE

PO Box 3204, 1625B McPhee Avenue, , Courtenay, V9N 5N4
Phone: 250-338-7793
Fax: 250-338-7287
Email: roger@wachiay.com
Hours: Monday to Thursday 9am – 4:30pm and Friday 9am – 4pm

To build a strong community rooted in the philosophy and culture of our Peoples.


Programs & Services

NOTE:  Access to areas of the Friendship Centre may be limited during Youth Programs.

 

 


Last updated: 2017-04-13      Print Listing     



WELCOME WAGON

Phone: 250-338-8024
Email: mldoubinin@telus.net
Website: www.welcomewagon.ca

Contact: Mary Lynn -

 

 


Programs & Services

Welcome Wagon has over 33 sponsors which help provide information, token gifts & gift certificates to help newcomers get acquainted with the Comox Valley.


Last updated: 2014-09-12      Print Listing     



WHEELS FOR WELLNESS SOCIETY

1894 Bolt Avenue, , Comox, V9M 2J4
Phone: 250-338-0196
Email: info@wheelsforwellness.com
Website: www.wheelsforwellness.com

Contact: Don Buchner (Executive Director) -
Programs & Services
- Wheels for Wellness is a non-profit registered charity run by donation. We provide transportation for those who require it to medical specialist appointments outside the Comox Valley.
- Transportation is provided to appointments on Vancouver Island in excess of 60 km one way from your starting destination. We will go to Vancouver for children's appointments.
- We would like to know your appointment as soon as you know the time and we required minimum of 24 hours notice.
- Those paid by Social Assistance, Health Canada, ICBC, WCB or any other third party payee are required to give that payment to Wheels for Wellness for the allotted travel. Some agencies pay direct making it easier for the client. (Patient is required to go through third party payee if applicable.)

Last updated: 2014-08-21      Print Listing     



WHITE CANE CLUB

Phone: 250-338-9904
Hours: Meetings: 1st Tuesday of each month at 1:00pm at the Clubhouse, 677 Bunting Place, Comox, BC

Contact: Joyce Chevsky (President) -
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Last updated: 2014-08-21      Print Listing     



WORK BC EMPLOYMENT SERVICES CENTRE

Creative Employment Access Society
103 – 555 4th Street, , Courtenay, V9N 1H3
Phone: 250-334-3119
Fax: 250-338-7594
Email: contact@ceas.ca
Website: www.ceas.ca
Hours: Monday to Friday 8:30am – 4:30pm

Population Served:

Self directed use of the Self-Serve Centre is open to all. Individual assistance is available to those who are unemployed or working 19 hours per week or less and who are not students who will be returning to school.


Programs & Services

We offer individual career counselling and job search assistance. Those with a recent EI claim may be referred to training, wage subsidy, or self-employment programs.

Our Self-Serve Centre offers use of computers, phones, and fax to support job search. We also have a large number of print resources for career exploration and job search.

For more information, see http://www.workbc.ca/Work-BC-Centres/Pages/Work-BC-Centres.aspx


Last updated: 2014-09-12      Print Listing     



WORKSAFE BC

801 30th Street, Courtenay, V9N 8G6
Phone: 250-334-8701
Toll Free: 1-888-621-SAFE (1-888-621-7233)
Website: www.worksafebc.com
Hours: Monday to Friday 8:30am – 4:30pm

WorkSafe BC is dedicated to promoting workplace health and safety for the workers and employers of this province.  We consult with and educate employers and workers and monitor compliance with the Occupational Health and Safety Regulation.


Programs & Services

Last updated: 2014-09-12      Print Listing