Canadian Mental Health Association – South Okanagan Similkameen Branch

The Canadian Mental Health Association, South Okanagan Similkameen Branch, provides services including: Unity House (community based program that provides support from which clients with mental illnesses can pursue improvements in health, social functioning and community involvement) Advocacy (individual advocacy services which are accessed directly by individuals with a mental illness living in the South Okanagan … Continued

Child and Youth Mental Health Penticton Office

A program of the Ministry of Child & Family Development, providing child and youth mental health assessment and treatment, counselling and therapy services, foster family supports, integrative community mental health services, and family supports.

Hamlets

A supportive residential care and assisted living community for senirs with different care need as well as young adults with acquired brain injuries.

Haven Hill Retirement Centre

Haven Hill Retirement Centre is a multi-level care facility housing 84 residents averaging in age from 64 to 100 years. Residents vary in their mental and physical capabilities and some are assisted in their mobility with walkers, canes and wheelchairs. Volunteer Opportunities: Assist with a wide range of activities designed to promote the physical, mental … Continued

Home Support Services

Home is the best place to recover We support a philosophy that home, with appropriate supports, is the best place to recover from illness and injury, manage chronic conditions and live out final days. Seniors who have been admitted to hospital will likely recover more slowly than younger people. Evidence shows that leaving hospital as … Continued

Kelowna Eating Disorders Program

In partnership with MCFD, the Kelowna Eating Disorders Program provides specialized voluntary outpatient multidisciplinary treatment service for youth and adults diagnosed with anorexia or bulimia nervosa residing in the Central Okanagan. Assessment and treatment services may include group education, group therapy, art therapy, nutritional counseling, individual therapy, and psychiatric consultation. Also available for youth are … Continued

Living Positive Resource Centre

A variety of services are available to our clients including assistance with housing, connections with a family doctor, home and hospital visits for those who are ill, information and referrals, access to self-care and health-maintenance workshops, peer support groups and more. Living Positive also provides a variety of harm reduction materials for both safer sex … Continued