AHOUSAHT HOLISTIC CENTRE

The Ahousaht Holistic Center offers many traditional and modern healing programs.

Fax 250-670-9554

(250) 670-9558

David Frank, CHS Manager
Linda Tashoots, office manager
Darlene Dick, Alcohol & Drug
Linda Stealth, Clinical counsellor
Louie Frank Jr., Youth Counsellor
Marie Donahue, Justice worker
Selina Frank & Ramona Mark, Family Care workers
Julia Atleo, Youth Counsellor
Barb Atleo, Circle of Healing
Angeline Little, Pregnancy Outreach

ALANON

Support for relatives and friends of alcoholics. 

(250) 726-7279

CHILD AND YOUTH MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES - MCFD

Provides education, consultation, and treatment for children and youth up to age 18 who experience mental health challenges and their parents. Services are free, voluntary and confidential. Appointments availalble in Tofino and Ucluelet. For more information or to make a referral call the CYMH intake worker.

250-720-2650

1-866-823-4249

CHILDREN WHO WITNESS ABUSE COUNSELLING, WCRS

The Children Who Witness Abuse Counselling Program offers: - Individual or group counselling for the child or youth - Support for the parent or caregivers

(250) 726-2343

COMMUNITY YOUTH/ FAMILY SUPPORT WORKER, WCRS

The Community Youth Worker Program Offers: Individual or group counselling for the child or youth Support for the parent or caregivers

(250) 726-2343

DISCOVERY PROGRAM

Provides counselling for youth who are experiencing difficulties related to their own or another person's alcohol or other drug use, as well as support for parents of adolescents regarding substance use concerns

(250) 726 -1282

NUU-CHAH-NULTH COMMUNITY & HUMAN SERVICES TOFINO OFFICE

Nuu-Cha- Nulth Community and Human Services office for central region.

250-725-3367
fax 250-725-2158

1-866-901-3367

Laverne Frank, Reception Jennifer Touchie, Infant Development Margaret Bird, Counsellor Ed Mack, USMA Family Development Anita Charleson, Child and Youth MH Christine Curley, Ccommunity Health Nurse Laurie Hannah, Aboriginal Supported Child Development Ann Marshall, Quu?usa Program

NARCOTICS ANONYMOUS

The primary service provided by Narcotics Anonymous is the NA group meeting. 

(250) 726-7279

KIYA COUNSELLING & CONSULTING

Port Alberni-based counselling for personal growth and problem gambling.

250-723-9440

1-800-720-5306

PSYCHIATRIST

Physician referral required - please contact the local clinic or Mental Health and Addictions for more information.

REGISTERED CLINICAL COUNSELLOR - Ann Malach, MA

Individual and couples counselling

(250) 725-3158

Ann Malach, MA

ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS

Alcoholics Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength, and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from alcoholism. Call to find meeting times and locations. 

(250) 726-2712
(250) 726-4220

WEST COAST MENTAL HEALTH & SUBSTANCE USE

Assessment, treatment and referral for adults experiencing mental health and addictions issues.  

To access services please call 250-726-1282.  

(250) 726-1282

Jess McConnell, Clinical coordinator

WESTCOAST COMMUNITY RESOURCES SOCIETY

Drop-in hours or appointment in Ucluelet or Tofino, surrounding communities by appointment. All services are free & confidential Community Youth/Family Support, Outreach Workers, Women's & Children's Counsellors

(250) 726-2343

Community Centre, 500 Matterson Drive, Ucluelet BC

WOMENS PROGRAM -WCRS

Counselling for women who have experienced violence Outreach services for women and their children; support and advocacy Appointments in Tofino or Ucluelet Free & confidential

(250) 726-2343

Yuułuʔiłʔatḥ FIRST NATION HEALTH SERVICES

Family, care, worker, health, nurse, community, child, youth, counselling, tele health

Fax 250-726-7396

(250) 726-7343

Veronica Williams,Clerk/Reception Gloria Valentine, Family & Child services Michelle Eng, CHN Debra Mundy Social Development Admin. Pre-school, Vicki Touchie & Connie Mundy

ALBERNI VALLEY EMPLOYMENT CENTRE

Port Alberni: 250-724-4560 Fax: 250-724-4565 (4805-B Mar Street) -------------------------------------------------
Ucluelet: 250-726-4243 Fax: 250-726-2975 (101-1801 Bay Street) --------------------------------------------------
Tofino: 250-725-8805 Fax: 250-725-2845 (381 Main Street) ------------------------------------------------------

Alberni Valley Employment Centre is the WorkBC Employment Services Centre for the Alberni-Clayoquot region of Vancouver Island, British Columbia.  Together with their Service Partners, INEO Employment Services and Community Futures, they are responsible for delivering the Employment Program of BC, providing employment assistance to job-seekers in Port Alberni, Tofino, Ucluelet and surrounding communities.

AVEC provides services for all your employment and career needs, including Job Search Assistance, Career Planning, Training Opportunities, Wage Subsidies and Self-Employment Services to eligible job seekers.

Visit one of their self-serve Resource Centres, where you can find job search information and access computers, phones, fax machines and photocopiers for job search activities.  Their helpful staff can assist you with updating your resumé and cover letter, help you with online job applications, and provide up-to-date advice on where and how to apply for jobs.

381 Main Street, Box 1050
Tofino, BC V0R 2Z0

101-1801 Bay Street, Box 38
Ucluelet, BC V0R 3A0

Tofino Hours: Monday, Wednesday & Friday, 9:00 am to 4:00 pm (closed from 12:00 - 1:00 for lunch) ------
Ucluelet Hours: Tuesday & Thursday, 9:00 am to 4:00 pm (closed from 12:00 - 1:00 for lunch)

REGISTERED CLINICAL COUNSELLOR- Wendy Amrhein

Individual & family therapy Confidential No referral necessary.

(250) 725-3379

Wendy Amrhein

VANCOUVER ISLAND CRISIS LINE

The Vancouver Island Crisis Line is committed to bringing mental health wellness to all communities of Vancouver Island by providing accessible, 24 hour, 7 days a week, emotional telephone support during times of crisis, including connection to the Mental Health Crisis Professionals when required, and information about community resources.  We value the principles of confidentiality, non-judgmental acceptance, and respect for diversity, personal empowerment and cooperation.

Online Emotional Support - Anouther service newly added to increase access to support services, there is now a link called, 'Chat Now' on our webpage, www.vicrisis.ca, that will allow someone to begin connecting.  Available every night, 7 days a week, from 6pm to 10pm.  Chat creates a safe online venue where people can reach out for help.  This will be an outlet for populations traditionally hard to engage in face-to-face mental health care such as teens, those who are homebound, people with social anxieties and phobias, and people with hearing or speech impairments.  

Additional Contact Information:

1-800-Sucide (784-2433) 310-6789 Mental Health Information Line

Crisis Chat – online emotional support, www.vicrisis.ca, 7 days a week, 6:00pm-10:00pm

1-888-494-3888

Heather Owen, Promotions & Community Relations Coordinator