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Sunshine Coast Physician that are accepting new patients. - Sunshine Coast

Community Health Notice posted: 20-Apr-2016 4:25 PM PDT

The following is a list of physicians on the Sunshine Coast that are accepting new patients as of December 1, 2016:

The following physicians on the Sunshine Coast are now accepting new patients:

Dr. Jennifer Baxter - Gibsons Medical Clinic - (604) 886-2868
Dr. Nancy Yao - Gibsons Medical Clinic - (604) 886-2868

Dr. Aref (Alex) Sasi – Upstream Medical Clinic (Wilson Creek) - (604) 885-6400

Dr. Kelly Anderson - Arbutus Clinic - (604) 885-2384

Dr. Chinmay Dala - Cowrie Medical Clinic - (604) 670-6222
Dr. Carmen Goojha - Cowrie Medical Clinic - (604) 670-6222
Dr. Ruan van Rooyen – Cowrie Medical Clinic - (604) 670-6222

Dr. Julie Baxter – Sechelt Medical Clinic -(604) 885-2257
Dr. Charlotte Philipsson – Sechelt Medical Clinic - (604) 885-2257

Physicians accepting new maternity patients:
Dr. Jane Bishop - Arbutus Clinic - (604) 885-2384
Dr. Jenn Baxter – Gibsons Medical Clinic – (604) 886-2868
Dr. Rayna Sivakova - Gibsons Medical Clinic – (604) 886-2868
Dr. Sarah Lasuta – Sechelt Medical Clinic - (604) 885-2257
Dr. Charlotte Philippson – Sechelt Medical Clinic - (604) 885-2257
Dr. Karen Scott – Trail Bay Doctors - (604) 885-5196

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Child, Youth, And Family

Bellies and Babies

This program provides individual and peer support to improve the nutrition of pregnant women and postnatal mothers, and provides resources and support to new parents. Resources cover issues such as healthy lifestyle choices, post-partum depression, breastfeeding, baby development and parenting. Serving both Gibsons and Sechelt.more info

Address / Contact Info
Sunshine Coast Community Services Society (SCCSS)
5638 Inlet Ave
, Sechelt, BC, V0N 3A3
Phone: 604-885-5881 Ext 227
Fax: (604) 885-9493
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Best Babies

Open to everyone. Support group for prenatal to 3 years old. Sechelt Nation Health Nurse in attendance. Healthy lunch and nutrition support provided.more info

Address / Contact Info
Sechelt Indian Band - Health Building
5559 Sunshine Coast Hwy
, Sechelt, BC, V0N 3A0
Phone: (604) 885-9404
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Child and Youth Mental Health (CYMH)

For newborn to 10 years & families. Education, consultation, therapy, assessments, family support, psychiatric services & outreach.more info

Address / Contact Info
Ministry of Children and Family Development
#206 - 938 Gibsons Way
, Gibsons, BC, V0N 1V8
Phone: (604) 886-5535
Phone: (604) 740-8900
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Children's Counselling Services & Children Who Witness Abuse

This program is designed to support children, teens and their families, who have experienced abuse or violence. The goal is to provide a safe place where children have their experiences validated, and can learn new tools to help them begin the process of healing from the trauma of abuse. Families must be living in safe circumstances in order to participate in the program. Education about the cycle of abuse both in relationships and in the home is an essential component of the program.more info

Address / Contact Info
Sunshine Coast Community Services Society (SCCSS)
5638 Inlet Ave
, Sechelt, BC, V0N 3A3
Phone: 604-885-5881 Ext 228
Fax: (604) 885-9493
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Circle of Support FASD/CDBC

Support for families with children affected by Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Disorder.more info

Address / Contact Info
5638 Inlet St
, Sechelt, BC, V0N 3A3
Phone: 604-885-5881 Ext 245
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Community Care Facilities Licensing Program (CCFL)

The Community Care Facilities Licensing program protects and promotes the health, safety and well-being of vulnerable children and adults in licensed care facilities. We do this through education, collaboration and regulation.more info

Address / Contact Info
Vancouver Coastal Health, Sechelt Health Unit
5571 Inlet Ave
, Sechelt, BC, V0N 3A3
Phone: (604) 885-5164
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Family and Youth Services

Providing counselling, peer support, and parent training programs for families, youth and children. Services are free and confidential.more info

Address / Contact Info
Sunshine Coast Community Services Society (SCCSS)
5638 Inlet Ave
, Sechelt, BC, V0N 3A3
Phone: (604) 885-5881
Phone: (604) 865-0624
Fax: (778) 458-3091
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Family Caregivers of BC

Provincial program to support family caregivers – family and friends - who are caring for adults because of disease, disability or aging. Sunshine Coast patients and families can take advantage of the toll free Caregiver Support Line, a virtual Resource Center and Education via webinars. We offer 1-1 emotional support and assistance navigating the health system as part of the caregiver support program.more info

Address / Contact Info
6 – 3318 Oak Street
, Victoria, BC, V8X 2S9
Phone: (250) 384-0408
Toll Free: 1-877-520-FCNS (3267)
Fax: (250) 361-2660
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Family Support Services

This program assists and supports parents in their role as caregivers, with the goal of promoting parental competency and strengthening family life, leading to healthy child and family development.more info

Address / Contact Info
Sunshine Coast Community Services Society
5638 Inlet Ave
, Sechelt, BC, V0N 3A3
Phone: (604) 865-0624
Fax: (778) 458-3091
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Gibsons Elementary and Elphinstone Secondary Community Schools

Recreation & education programs & babysitting certified courses. Before and after school programsmore info

Address / Contact Info
School District NO 46 (Sunshine Coast)
783 School Road, PO Box 548
, Gibsons, BC, V0N 1V9
Phone: (604) 886-2621
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