Support Services & Programs




Office of the Ombudsperson

 
Office of the Ombudsperson

Phone:1-800-567-3247

PO Box 9039 STN PROV GOV?T
Victoria, British Columbia   V8W 9A5
The Ombudsperson?s mandate is to ensure that public administration in B.C. is fair, transparent and accountable. The public bodies over which the Ombudsperson has jurisdiction include provincial ministries, health authorities, Crown corporations, colleges and universities, boards of education, self-regulating professions and local governments. We impartially and confidentially investigate complaints we receive about these bodies, with the goal of reaching fair resolutions. Our services are free of charge.
 
Website:http://www.ombudsman.bc.ca

 



One-to-one Support

 
Mission Hospice Society

Phone:604-826-2235

Ruth Fearn, Interim Director
32180 Hillcrest Ave
Mission, British Columbia   V2V 1L2
One-to-one bereavement support is available from the coordinator or a trained volunteer. Our approach is to provide caring companionship along the way through bereavement, respecting that each person has his or her own unique path.
 
Email:
Website:http://www.missionhospice.bc.ca

 



Osteofit I & II

 
Lifetime Learning Centre Society

Phone:604-820-0220

32444 7th Ave
Mission, British Columbia   V2V 2B5
50 minute programs especially designed for people with osteoporosis who are at an increased risk for fracture or who already have had one or more fractures. Each class has an educational and social component (class size is limited). Intended to give people with osteoporosis the opportunity to begin, or continue on with, an exercise program suitable for their needs and provide a place to meet other people with osteoporosis in a social activity. Level 1 Tuesdays and Thursdays, 11 ? 11:50 a.m. Level 2 Tuesdays and Thursdays, 10:10 ? 11 a.m. $35/ members for 10 class pass; $45/ non-members.
 
Email:
Website:http://www.lifetimelearningcentre.org/

 



Overeaters Anonymous

 
Overeaters Anonymous

Phone:604-820-1032

Rachel
Regular Mission meeting at the Mission Hospital, Board Rm., Fridays, 12:30 - 1:30 pm.
 
Email:
Website:http://www.oaregion1.org