Support Services & Programs




Adult Home & Support Services

 
Mission Association for Community Living

Phone:604-826-9080

33345 2nd Ave
Mission, British Columbia   V2V 1K4
Adult Home & Support Services, with community living as its focus, strives to provide safe and nurturing homes for adults with developmental disabilities requiring a high level of support. Five 4-person group homes are located in the Mission community, each reflecting the preferences of those who live within. Every person is given opportunities and supports to participate in all aspects of home and community living. Each individual works with their circle of support to create a support plan identifying the strengths, needs and strategies to achieve personal goals and dreams.
 
Email:
Website:http://www.macl.bc.ca/

 



Adult Support Group

 
Mission Hospice Society

Phone:604-826-2235

Ruth Fearn, Interim Director
32180 Hillcrest Ave
Mission, British Columbia   V2V 1L2
A ten-week support group for adults who have experienced the death of a loved one.
 
Email:
Website:http://www.missionhospice.bc.ca

 



Adult Tutor Training

 
Mission Literacy in Motion

Phone:604-615-4711

Chandra Deo
Windebank Elementray School, 33570 11th Ave, Room 172
Mission, British Columbia   V2V 6Z2
Are you looking for a worthwhile challenge? Why not become a volunteer tutor? With your help, adults in our community can improve their literacy skills! Please contact Tara for more information or to sign up! 604-557-7614 or cloc@literacyinmission.org.
 
Email:
Website:http://literacyinmission.org/

 



Alanon

 
Alanon Family Groups

Phone:604-814-0358

Yvonne B
Support group for families or friends of people with addiction meets on Thursday @ 7:30, Mission Library seminar room.

Alanon also meets Tuesday nights @ 8:00 All Saints Anglican Church, 33077 2nd Ave @ James St.
 
Email:
Website:http://www.bcyukon-al-anon.org

 



Alcohol and Drug counselling

 
Mission Friendship Centre Society

Phone:604-826-1281

Amanda Welti, Executive Director
33150A First Ave
Mission, British Columbia   V2V 1G4
Drug and Alcohol counselling, and referrals to treatment centres.
 
Email:
Website:http://www.mifcs.org

 



Alcohol and Drug Counselling

 
Fraser House Society

Phone:604-826-6810

33063 4th Ave
Mission, British Columbia   V2V 1S6
This program provides assessment, one on one and group counselling and/or referral to residential treatment to any adult adversely affected by alcohol or drug misuse. The goal of the program is to promote the health of individuals, families and the community by providing treatment and prevention services. The prevention component of this program provides community and client education.
 
Email:
Website:http://www.fraserhouse.org

 



Alcoholics Anonymous

 
Alcoholics Anonymous

Phone:604-435-2181

PO Box 11330
Collingwood RPO, British Columbia   V5R 0A4
Alcoholics Anonymous? is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from alcoholism. The only requirement for membership is a desire to stop drinking. There are no dues or fees for AA membership; we are self-supporting through our own contributions. AA is not allied with any sect, denomination, politics, organization or institution; does not wish to engage in any controversy, neither endorses nor opposes any causes. Our primary purpose is to stay sober and help other alcoholics to achieve sobriety. We meet in a number of Mission location.
 
Email:
Website:http://www.bcyukonaa.org/

 



Alzheimer Society of B.C. Dementia Helpline

 
Alzheimer Society of B.C.

Phone:604-681-6530

Suite 300 828 West 8th Avenue
Vancouver, British Columbia   V5Z 1E2
1-800-936-6033. A province-wide information and support service. Hours are Tuesday to Friday, 10am to 4pm
 
Email:
Website:http://www.alzheimerbc.org

 



Alzheimer Society of B.C. Resource Centres

 
Alzheimer Society of B.C.

Phone:604-681-6530

Suite 300 828 West 8th Avenue
Vancouver, British Columbia   V5Z 1E2
Resource centres located throughout the province offer information, educational opportunities, support groups, and the ability to talk directly to a knowledgeable team member. Resource centres also offer information packages with brochures and fact sheets, individual support by appointment and referrals to community resources. Abbotsford Resource Centre: 604-859-3889
 
Email:
Website:http://www.alzheimerbc.org

 



Alzheimer Society of B.C. Support Groups

 
Alzheimer Society of B.C.

Phone:604-681-6530

Suite 300 828 West 8th Avenue
Vancouver, British Columbia   V5Z 1E2
Early Stage Support Groups - for people with early symptoms of Alzheimer's disease and other dementias. Caregiver Support Groups - for caregivers of people with Alzheimer's disease and other dementias.
 
Email:
Website:http://www.alzheimerbc.org

 



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