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North Kootenay Lake Community Services Society – Offers child and youth counselling, victim assistance and counselling (and a safe home program for women and children leaving abuse), family support and family centre office.
Options for Sexual Health Clinic – Drop in clinic on Wednesday from 5:30-8:00pm with a doctor or nurse available. Offers pregnancy testing, counseling, birth control, STD testing and pap tests.
Phone: (250) 354-3094
Address: 2nd floor, 333 Victoria Street, Nelson, BC V1L 1N2
Options for Sexual Health Clinic – Pregnancy testing, counseling, birth control, STD testing and pap tests.
Drop in clinic on Tuesdays: 5:00-7:30 pm.
Phone: (250) 365-2104
Address: 1007-2nd Street, Castlegar, BC V1N 1Y4
Our Daily Bread – Hot lunch program at the Kootenay Christian Fellowship.
Mon-Fri: 11:00am – 1:00pm
Nelson Residents: $20.00 punch pass (22 meals)
Non-residents: $4.00 per meal
Volunteer component available
Phone: (1-888) 761-3301
Address: 520 Falls Street, Nelson, BC V1L 6B5
Prenatal Classes – Course to coach you through the processes of labour and delivery, postpartum care and breastfeeding. Bursaries available through local Selkirk College campus.
Phone: (250) 354-3220
Address: 2nd Floor, 333 Victoria Street, Nelson, BC V1L 4K3
Public Health Nurse – Kaslo – Information on nutrition, breastfeeding and perinatal mood support, preventative healthcare and immunizations.
Phone: (250) 353-2291
Address: Kaslo West Road, Kaslo, BC V0G 1M0
Public Health Nurse – Nakusp – Public Health Nurse in Nakusp
Phone: (250) 265-3608
Address: Arrow Lakes Hospital 97 1st Avenue NE, Nakusp, BC
Public Health Nurse – Nelson & area – Offer information on nutrition, breastfeeding and perinatal mood support, preventative health care, immunizations.
Phone: (250) 505-7200
Address: 2-333 Victoria Street, Nelson, BC V1L 1N2
Riondel Library – Call for hours.
Phone: (250) 225-3242
Rossland Food Bank – Offers nutritious food to Rossland residents only (Arena at street level entrance) on Tuesdays.
Phone: (250) 362-7635
Address: 1860 Second Avenue, Rossland, BC V0G 1Y0
Rossland Public Library – Rossland Public Library – programs and services for children and families
Safe Homes Program – Program provides short term housing and support for women and children who have experienced domestic violence, while promoting options for making positive changes in their lives. After hours emergency contact: (1-888) 353-2273
Phone: (250) 365-2104
Address: Castlegar and District Community Services, 1007 – 2nd Street, Castlegar, BC V1N 1Y4
Salmo and District Recreation – Offers a range of programs and services for all ages, interests and fitness levels.
Phone: (250) 357-0121
Address: 206, 7th Street, Salmo, BC V0G 1Z0
Salmo Community Resource Society – Salmo Community Services offers programs and services, provide information and assistance for the entire family through counselling, support and education.
Salmo Public Library – Offers literacy programs and resources for families.