BC Healthy Kids Program
Basic dental care and eye glasses for children. Families approved for MSP premium assistance will enrolled in the program. Coverage begins at the start of the next month.
Better at Home
Tel: 604-536-9348 (Central Intake) firstname.lastname@example.org
For seniors, 65 years and older and aimed at helping individuals stay in their homes. Will offer transportation to appointments, light housekeeping, yard work, social programs, friendly vistors and grocery shopping. A small fee for some services, on a sliding scale depending on income. Services vary somewhat depending on region so call the central intake number for further details.
Canadian Red Cross Medical Equipment Loan service
109-14727 108 Ave. Surrey, BC V3R 1V9
Arranges loans of 3 to 6 months of health equipment. Requires a referral from a medical professional.
The Care Bus @ NightShift
10635 King George Boulevard, Surrey, BC V3T 2X6
Tel: 604-953-1114 confidential @ TheCareCentre.org
Free resources including counselling, basic nursing and referral services offered by professional counsellors and nurses volunteering their time on Tuesday and Friday evenings (7-8pm) in the parking lot of 10635 King George Boulevard.
Family & Friend Caregivers Resource Handbook
A comprehensive resource for caregivers and seniors.
Regional public funded health care region covering Surrey and the surrounding area. Wide range of services and supports.
Health Information Line
Speak to a nurse for non-emergency health information and services.
Healthiest Babies Possible: Pregnancy Outreach
#100 - 6846 King George Boulevard
Tel: 604-583-1017 email@example.com
Individual and group sessions for pregnant and new parents experiencing health or lifestyle challenges, living in Surrey, Delta, or White Rock. Service is free, confidential and lasts from pregnancy until baby is 6 months old. Focuses on pregnancy, breastfeeding, healthy eating, physical health, emotional well-being, and infant care. Includes lunch clubs, pre/post natal yoga and labour and delivery classes. Childminding, donated baby clothes, prenatal vitamins, and grocery gift cards provided. Available in multiple languages. Self referrals okay.
Helpline for Children in BC
Free 24-hour service for children, parents, or community members to call if they think a child (anyone under 19) will be or has been abused.
Home and Community Care
Offers both short-and long-term health care services at home. Short-term support helps you recover from a hospital procedure or condition. Long-term programs provide ongoing care. Can also connect you to palliative care services at home, and assess you for subsidized residential care, assisted living, and respite services for caregivers. Some services are free of charge and others include a fee based on income.
Infant Development Program Surrey/White Rock
Serves children who are at risk for, or who already have a delay in development. Once you are referred a consultant will visit you in your home. Together, you will plan activities that best meet both your family's needs. If your child has a disability (special need), up-to-date information will be available to you. Covers birth to 3 years old. Also offers an Aboriginal specific program (covers ages birth to 6 years). The program is free and voluntary. Parents can self refer.
SOURCES: 301A 8352 130th Street Surrey, BC V3W 8J9
Fraser Region Aboriginal Friendship Centre Association
A101 10095 Whalley Blvd. Surrey BC
Lend an Ear Program
Provides the permanent loan of one hearing aid for a low fee of $140 to those who cannot afford to purchase a hearing aid. Includes a hearing test, an earmold, one hearing aid and a year of repair service.
Maxxine Wright Community Health Centre
Maxxine Wright Place 2 - 13733 92nd Ave. Surrey, B.C. V3V-1H9
Tel: 604-587-3835 firstname.lastname@example.org
Supports women who are pregnant or who have children under 6 months at the time of intake who are also impacted by substance use and/ or violence and abuse. The Centre provides a wide range of women-centered health and social supports, including a daily hot lunch program, medical services, and drug and alcohol counseling.
Pre-Natal and Post-Natal Classes @ Fraser Region Aboriginal Friendship Centre
A101 10095 Whalley Blvd. Surrey BC
Pre-natal drop-in for expectant parents promotes healthy babies by providing pre-natal information and guidance. Pre-natal supports, cultural parenting skills, healthy pregnancy and nutrition. Post-Natal support group, cultural parenting workshops, and development for parents with children 0-24 months. Transportation available. Also have a preschool and a wide range of programming for all ages.
10697 135A St. Surrey BC
For HIV or Hep C positive people living in the Fraser Health Region. Includes workshops, counselling, referrals and support groups.
Public Health Units
Public health units offer public health nursing services which include screening, assessment, counseling, referral, follow-up and health promotion activities for all ages. Answers by phone or in person. Open Mon - Fri, 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Cloverdale Public Health Unit
Suite 205 17700 56 Avenue Surrey, B.C. V3S 1C7 Tel: 604-575-5100
Guildford Public Health Unit
Unit 100 10233 153 Street Surrey, B.C. V3R 0Z7 Tel: 604-587-4750
Newton Public Health Unit
Suite 200 7337 137 St Surrey, B.C. V3W 1A4 Tel: 604-592-2000
North Surrey Health Unit
Unit 220 10362 King George Blvd. Surrey, BC Tel: 604-587-7900
White Rock/South Surrey Public Health Unit
15476 Vine Avenue White Rock, B.C. V4B 5M2 Tel: 604-542-4000
Self-Management for Chronic Conditions
Provides programs for people with chronic conditions and their families that will help them manage their conditions. This covers things like pain management and conditions like cancer and diabetes or other chronic conditions. Workshops are free, offered in a number of languages and held at a number of locations across BC. Some programs also offered online.
Seniors Come Share—Community Support Program
15008 26 Ave Surrey BC V4P 3H5
Providing access to information and resources by phone. If we can’t help you over the phone, we can arrange for one of our trained Senior Connector volunteers to meet you at one of the 9 community sites we support. We offer Caregiver Support services including traditional support groups, caregiver cafés, and outreach and education session, computer classes, share and care coffee club, education sessions, Law Clinics, Better at Home Services, Community Meal programs, Telephone Assurance, Friendly Visitors and lots of volunteer opportunities.
Sex Sense Line
Sex Sense provides non-judgmental information and resources about anything to do with sex, sexuality, and sexual health. Sex Sense can be contacted by phone or email, Monday- Friday, 9:00 am- 9:00 pm. Calls and emails are free and confidential. Sex Sense is part of Options for Sexual Health (Opt), Canada’s largest non-profit sexual health service provider. Opt also provides clinical services and low cost contraception.
Surrey North Community Health Centre
10697- 135A St. Surrey BC
Free medical clinic, which provides confidential general health services. The clinic also offers testing and counseling for sexually transmitted diseases, pregnancy, hepatitis, and HIV/AIDS, by a physician and nurse. On-site syringe exchange and safe injection site.
Surrey Youth Clinic
Shirley Dean Pavilion—9634 King George Boulevard, Surrey, BC
Provides free confidential information and education regarding sexuality and health to youth 21 and under. This includes birth control education and some provision, pregnancy testing and decision making, STI information, examinations and treatment and HIV education and testing.
Vine Youth Clinic
15455 Vine Avenue White Rock, BC V4B 2T3
Tel: 604-542-3926 email@example.com
Vine Youth Clinic provides free and confidential health care for youths aged 12 to 21. Doctors and Youth Workers provide general health services, sexual health , mental health and addictions help. Mondays 3:30-6:30pm.