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Programs and Services

The Comox Valley Nursing Centre provides a variety of programs and services to the people of our region. We can also help you access other services in the community. Please click on the links below for more information.

Chronic Pain

Get help dealing with chronic pain. The centre offers access to consultations, education, support, physiotherapy, and exercise programs.

Eating Disorders

Support and treatment for people experiencing anorexia,  bulimia, and compulsive/binge eating. See: North Island Regional Eating Disorders Program

Men's Health

Supportive counselling for men dealing with health and life transition challenges. See: men's health 

Street Outreach

The Comox Valley Nursing Centre provides outreach for those who are homeless or at risk of homelessness and serves as a one stop drop-in to connect with community services. See: street outreach

Health Library

Books, videos, and internet access are available in our health library.

Support Groups

To help clients cope with health issues, the centre hosts and/or facilitates support groups.

Workshops

The centre offers a variety of workshops and educational sessions.

Nurse Practitioner

The Nurse Practitioner at the Comox Nursing Centre is a member of the Positive Wellness North Island program.  The Nurse Practitioner provides primary care services to unattached or underserved patients with a focus on the management of clients with complex chronic disease and high risk medical/social situations.  Specifically, the NP is seeking to support clients who are marginalized, living with Hepatitis C and/or HIV/AIDS or are street involved.  Learn more about the Nurse Practitioner role from the BC Nurse Practitioners Association.

North Island Liver Services

The North Island Liver Services (NILS) offers a weekly clinic in the Comox Valley for their clients.  This offers easier access for those living in the Comox Valley or areas south.  Clinics are held at the Comox Valley Nursing Centre on Wednesdays.  Appointments must be booked or cancelled through the NILS office in Campbell River (toll free at 1.877.215.7005).

Practice Support Program

The Comox Valley Nursing Centre is home to other related programs and services.  This includes 1) The Practice Support Program, an initiative that supports primary care physicians and 2) The Primary Health Care Developer.  Learn more about the Practice Support Program