THINGS TO READ THINGS TO DO
Drug & Alcohol Problems?
Free advanced information and help on how quit
drinking & using drugs. For more information call
Barry Bjornson @ 604-836-7568 or email me
Sex Addicts Anonymous
12-step fellowship of men & women who share their
experience, strength and hope with each other, that
they may solve their common problem and help
others recover from their sexual addiction.
Membership is open to all who desire to stop addic-
tive sexual behaviour. For a meeting list as well as
email & phone contacts go to our website at
WAVAW - Rape Crisis Centre
has a 24-hour crisis line, counselling, public
education, & volunteer opportunities for women.
All services are free & confidential.
Please call for info: Business Line: 604-255-6228
24-Hour Crisis Line: 604-255-6344
Nar-Anon North Van
12-step program for families and friends
of addicts, meets
Tuesdays from 7:30 to 9 pm
176 2nd Street East in North Van.
Fertility Support Group
Discover new perspectives make positive changes
and learn simple tools to take charge of your repro-
ductive wellness while connecting with other women.
The meetings provide a space for open discussion.
2nd Tuesday of each month 7:45 - 8:45pm
(Sign up required) Reg & Info call:
604-266-6470 or www.familypassages.ca
IBD Support Group
Suffer from Crohn's and ulcerative colitis?
Living with IBD can often be overwhelming, but
you're not alone! 3rd Wed of each month the GI
Society holds a free IBD support group meeting for
patients & their families to come together in an open,
friendly environment. 7:00pm at RavenSong
Community Health Centre (2450 Ontario St).
or more information call 604-875-4875.
WLIVING THROUGH LOSS COUNSELLING
facilitated support group for people who are
grieving the death of a significant person.
Monthly drop-in- last Wed of every month
YLTLC #201 1847 W. Broadway Van.
We have peer-led support groups all over the Lower
Mainland for people with depression, bipolar
disorder and anxiety led by well-trained facilitators.
Group sessions during days, evenings, or Saturdays.
For location and times of groups:
Parkinson Society BC
offers over 50 volunteer-led support groups
throughout BC. These provide people with
Parkinson's, their carepartners & families an
opportunity to meet in a friendly, supportive setting
with others who are experiencing similar difficulties.
Some groups may offer exercise support.
For information on locating a support group
near you, please contact PSBC at
604 662 3240 or toll free 1 800 668 3330.
Healing Our Spirit
B.C. First Nations AIDS Society
has volunteer opportunities for hospital
visitation, information booths, office assistance &
preparation of pamphlets & condoms for
distribution. We offer volunteer orientation,
training & recognition & bus tickets.
If interested, please call 983-8774 Ext. 13.
We are dedicated to preventing and reducing the
spread of HIV in the aboriginal communities of B.C.
Healthy & loving relationships alluding you?
CODA: Co-dependency Anonymous
12 step Recovery: 604- 515-5585
Infertility Awareness Assoc. of Canada (IAAC)
provides educational material & support to
individuals or couples experiencing infertility.
Meetings: 7 pm the 2nd Wed of the month.
Richmond Library & Cultural Centre,
7700 Minoru Gate. Info 523-0074 or www.iaac.ca
Join Our Support, Education &
March 16th 6:308:30pm (8 weeks)
Women who experienced any form of male violence
CALL Vancouver Rape Relief & Women's Shelter