Links and Resources

Local Resources

Alberni Valley Employment Centre

http://www.avemployment.ca/                                                                                                                                         Ucluelet                                                                                                                                                                          101-1801 Bay Street, Box 38                                                                                                                                        Ucluelet, BC V0R 3A0                                                                                                                                              Phone:(250) 726-4243                                                                                                                                                    Fax:(250) 726-2975                                                                                                                          wcinfo@avemployment.ca

Hours: Tuesday & Thursday, 9:00 am to 4:00 pm (closed from 12:00 – 1:00 for lunch)

Tofino                                                                                                                                                                                        381 Main Street, Box 1050
Tofino, BC V0R 2Z0
Phone:(250) 725-8805
Fax:(250) 725-2845
wcinfo@avemployment.ca

Hours: Monday, Wednesday & Friday, 9:00 am to 4:00 pm (closed from 12:00 – 1:00 for lunch)

Food Bank on the Edge

The Food Bank serves Ucluelet and Tofino.  Distribution is on Tuesday afternoons.  They are located at 160 Seaplane Base Rd.  To register call 726-6909

Westcoast Mental Health and Addictions

http://www.viha.ca/mhas/locations/central/

272 Main Street in Ucluelet.  726-1282/fax 2681.  Provides assessment, treatment and case management for adults dealing with chronic mental health and for addictions issues.  Physician or self referral, services in Tofino, Ahousaht, and ucluelet.  Psychiatric consultation available by physician referral only.

Homelessness Outreach Project Findings

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Additional Resources and Links

Helpline for Children  Know a child who needs help? If a child is in immediate danger, call 9-1-1 or your local police.  If you think a child is being abused or neglected, you can call the 24-hour Helpline for Children toll-free at 310-1234 (no area code needed)

Kids Help Phone
(24hr counselling for youth aged 5-20)
1 (800) 668-6868

Kuu-us Crisis Line
(24hr counselling for all)
1 (800) 588-8717

USMA Child & Family Services
1 (877) 722-3232

Victim Link
(for families of victims of crime)
1 (800) 563-0808

Youth against Violence Line
(800) 680-4264

Youth and Family Addictions Services
Westcoast Mental Health
(250) 266-1565

Child and Youth Mental Health
(250) 720-2650

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