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Tax Clinic

Year round tax clinics.more info

Address / Contact Info
Sources Community Resource Centres, Newton Resource Centre
#102 – 13771 72A Avenue
, Surrey, BC, V3W 9C6
Phone: (604) 596-2311

Taxi-Saver / Handy-Card

If you're a resident with special needs, you may be eligible for a HandyCard: you must have a permanent physical or cognitive disability that prevents you from using the public transit system without assistance.more info

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700 - 287 Nelson's Court
, New Westminster, BC, V3L 5E7
Phone: (778) 452-2860
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Ted Kuhn Towers I and II

Subsidized Housing for seniors and individuals who have disabilities.more info

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BC Housing
13350 Old Yale Road
, Surrey, BC, V3T 3C7
Phone: (604) 433-2218
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Telus Security

To trace last call received: *57 - To Block Your Number from someone's call display: *67more info

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Tenant Hotline

If you are a tenant and need information about your rights, call the Tenant Hotline.more info

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Phone: (604) 255-0546
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The Adapt Clinic (Psychiatric Genetic Counselling)

This provincial clinic offers free (covered by MSP) genetic counselling to individuals of all ages (and / or their families) who live with a psychiatric diagnosis. The service can help individuals with mental health disorders and their family members better understand the cause and potential chances for them or their family members (eg. children) to develop a psychiatric disorder. The clinic offers individuals and families a very powerful service as it helps people better understand why they have a mental health disorder. The clinic’s counsellors can help patients reframe understandings of the causes of mental health disorders. This is the only clinic of its kind in the world! Learn more about genetic counselling on our website.more info

Address / Contact Info
Department of Medical Genetics, Medical Genetics, BC Women's Hospital, Shaughnessy Building, C234
BC Women's Hospital, Department of Medical Genetics, C234 - 4500 Oak Street
, Vancouver, BC, V6H 2N9
Angela Inglis: (604) 875-2726
Emily Morris: 604-875-2000 x.6787
Fax: (604) 875-2825
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The Allowance and the Allowance for the Survivor

A federal income benefit for low-income seniors who are 60 to 64 and whose spouse is collecting OAS and GIS or whose spouse has died, among other requirements.more info

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Service Canada
Toll-free: 1-800-277-9914
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The Arthritis Society BC/Yukon Learning Centre

Provides education and training for health professionals and for people with arthritis.more info

Address / Contact Info
Mary Pack Arthritis Centre, 895 - W 10th Avenue
, Vancouver, BC, V5Z 1L7
Phone: (604) 875-5051
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The Benefits Finder

An online tool that helps find what government benefits you might be eligible formore info

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The Bloom Group

Our Adult Guardianship program manages the income of low income individuals who are no longer able to care for their own financial needs.more info

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391 B Powell Street
, Vancouver, BC, V6A 1G5
Phone: (604) 606-0350
Phone: (604) 606-0335
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