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


Family Ties is a perinatal program open to all Westcoast parents from Tofino, Ucluelet, Hitacu, Opitsat, Esowista and Ty-Histanis. Expectant and new parents can call the office directly, ask their Doctor or speak with the Public/Community Health Nurse to receive services. We are committed to strengthening and supporting all birthing families on the west coast.

We offer a weekly drop in with topics ranging from healthy nutrition, to childbirth, parenting your new baby and the latest in health news. Guest speakers include the Community Nutritionist, Dental Hygienist, Infant Development workers and other resource people. Participants can receive free pre-natal vitamins, individual nutrition information, and home visits if requested. 

Transportation can be arranged, please call for details


Tofino Coastal Family Place Health Unit: 250-725-4020 ext 64183
Ucluelet Health Unit office: 250-726-2224

In Tofino: Hanne Bruhwiler, hanne.bruwiler@nuuchahnulth.org
In Ucluelet: Margaret Morrison, margaret.morrison@viha.ca


- Child protection Services (off of Reserve and to non Nuu –chah-Nulth Aboriginal People off of Reserve)

- Youth probation Services (On and Off of reserve)

- Child and Youth with Special needs – Developmental Disabilities, Autism Services and “At Home Services” (On and off of Reserve)

- Adoption Services (off of Reserve)

- Fostering and Recruitment Services (Off of Reserve)

For child protection concerns or to request family support services, phone (250) 720-2650, and ask for the Intake Social Worker for the Day.
For new CYMH referrals, phone (250) 720-2650 and ask for the CYMH Intake worker.  For West Coast requests, contact the Port Alberni office at (250) 720-2650.
For CYSN, including services for children with a diagnosis of a Developmental Disability or Autism, please contact Barb Gulewich or Paul Shepherd at (250) 720-2650.
If you know that MCFD is already involved with the child, please tell the receptionist, who will then put you in touch with the worker responsible for the file.
For callers from out of town, please call the toll-free number:  1-866-823-4249.

(250) 720-2650


Immunization appointments in Tofino & Ucluelet, prenatal/postnatal education, school health programs

(250) 725-4020

Island Health Public Health Nursing Services will be providing the following Flu Clinic dates on the west coast in 2017:




November 1st @2:00-4:30 Ucluelet Community Centre Activity Room # 1

Novemver 7th @ 4:00-6:30 Ucluelet Community Centre Activity Room # 1

Or Call 250 725 4020 for Appointment

Both Pharmacists In Ucluelet are providing Seasonal Influenza vaccination this year for select populations.




Starting Monday October 16th-  and every Monday thereafter -Walk In clients 10:00Am-12:00Pm

OR Call 250 725 4020 for Appointment

Both Pharmacists in Tofino are also providing Seasonal Influenza vaccination this year for select populations.


Assists families with a special needs child: medical, cognitive, physical, behavioural, language or requiring extra supports to attend daycare. Ages 0-13, consultation and service no charge, funding through MCFD.

(250) 724-7150

Carol Hamilton