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Vancouver Island & Sea to Sky | Beyond the Blues 2019

Duncan

  • October 9 | 5:00pm - 8:00pm

  • Walmart Supercenter, supermarket lobby, (3020 Drinkwater Rd.)

  • Education + all mental health + risky drinking or substance use screens

  • Open to anyone

  • Contact: Tara McCaffery (BC Schizophrenia Society) 250-327-4416


Nanaimo

  • October 22 | 10:00am - 1:00pm

  • Vancouver Island University, Building 330 - Upper Cafeteria, (900 Fifth Street)

  • Education only

  • Targeted to Vancouver Island University students and staff but anyone from the community can attend

  • Contact: Sara LaMarre (Vancouver Island University) 250-618-3720


North Saanich

  • Full month of November | 6:00am - 10:00pm

  • Panorama Recreation Centre,  (1885 Forest Park Dr.)

  • Education only

  • Open to anyone

  • Contact: Hannah Nawroth (Panorama Recreation) 250-655-2180


Pemberton

  • October 9 | 10:00am - 2:00pm

  • Pemberton Valley Supermarket, outside at the front picnic tables, (7438 Prospect St.)

  • The supermarket will be donating snack platters

  • Education only

  • Open to anyone

  • Contact: Henry McDermott (Vancouver Coastal Health) 604-698-5473


Pemberton

  • October 17 | 11:00am - 1:00pm

  • Pemberton Secondary School, atrium, (1400 Oak Street)

  • Education only

  • Targeted to high school students but anyone from the community can attend

  • Contact: Alanna Ray (Vancouver Coastal Health, Sea to Sky Mental Health and substance use) 604-848-8393


Squamish

  • October 8 | 4:00pm - 6:00pm

  • London Drugs Garibaldi Village, out front, (40282 Glenalder Place)

  • Education only

  • Open to anyone

  • Contact: Tracy Windsor (Squamish Mental Health and Substance Use) 604-698-8110


Whistler

  • October 10 | 10:00am - 2:00pm

  • Nesters Market, outside main entrance, (7019 Nesters Rd.)

  • The supermarket will be donating snack platters

  • Education only

  • Open to anyone

  • Contact: Adrienne Horsfield (Vancouver Coastal Health) 604-932-3202


Whistler

  • October 21 | 11:00am - 1:00pm

  • Whistler Secondary School, atrium, (8000 Alpine Way)

  • Education only

  • Targeted to high school students but anyone from the community can attend

  • Contact: Alanna Ray (Vancouver Coastal Health, Sea to Sky Mental Health and substance use) 604-848-8393


Gibsons

  • October 16

  • Sunshine Coast Alternative School, Sechelt

  • Education only

  • Open only to students, staff and teachers of the Sunshine Coast Alternative School

  • Contact: Rhonda Jackman (Child and Youth Mental Health) 604-740-7906


Nanaimo

  • October 11

  • Nanaimo Correctional Center

  • Education + all mental health + risky drinking or substance use screens

  • Open to inmates and staff only

  • Contact: Tara McCaffery (BC Schizophrenia Society/ PHSA) 250-729-7752


Nanaimo

  • November 22

  • Vancouver Island University

  • Screening is offered as part of VIU Biometric Clinic

  • Education + all mental health + risky drinking or substance use screens

  • Open only to VIU Students

  • Contact: Gemma Armstrong (Vancouver Island University) 250-740-6416


Nanaimo

  • January 29

  • Vancouver Island University

  • Screening is offered as part of VIU Biometric Clinic

  • Education only

  • Open to VIU staff and students only

  • Contact: Sara LaMarre (Vancouver Island University) 250-618-3720


Port Hardy

  • October 13

  • Port Hardy Secondary School

  • Includes workshop on depression and anxiety

  • Education + all mental health + risky drinking or substance use screens

  • Open to Port Hardy Secondary School only

  • Contact: Rena Sweeney (Port Hardy Secondary School)


Victoria

  • January 14

  • University of Victoria

  • Part of UVic's Wellness Week information fair

  • Education only

  • Open to UVic campus community (students, faculty, staff) only

  • Contact: Dawn Schell (UVic) 250-853-3664


Victoria

  • February 11

  • Delta Marriot Hotel

  • Part of a youth mental health anti-stigma summit

  • Education only

  • Open to Victoria area high school students only

  • Contact: Jocelyn de Montmorency (Canadian Mental Health Association) 250-514-2717


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