Annual General Meeting 2015

Annual General Meeting 2015

Please join us for the Annual General Meeting of the Galiano Health Care Society Date: Sunday April 26 Time: 1-4pm Venue: South Community Hall   Business meeting will include election […]

First Call RN Service Cuts – Our Response

First Call RN Service Cuts – Our Response

In recent weeks the Galiano Health Care Society Board of Directors has been working closely with our health practitioners and community members to formulate a strategic plan to respond to […]

Automated External Defibrillators (AED’s) available / course information

Automated External Defibrillators (AED’s) available / course information

Automated External Defibrillators (AED’s) are small portable machines that can check a person’s heart by automatically recognizing the beat rhythm. If the person’s heart rhythm is inadequate to keep the […]

Automatic Defibrillator public information session

Automatic Defibrillator public information session

Galiano Island Health Care Centre in collaboration with local businesses and residents has now installed a number of Automatic External Defibrillators (AED’s) in prominent places up and down the island. […]

Helper Help workshops

Helper Help workshops

COURTESY POST – the Galiano Library is hosting a 3-part series of workshops focusing on helping the helpers (caregivers). Questions? Registrations? Contact Don McGinnis, Mental Health and Addictions Clinician for […]

2015 Polar Brrr Swim – January 1st

2015 Polar Brrr Swim – January 1st

Join in the fun on Thursday January 1st – 12 noon at Montague Harbour Beach (by the boat launching area). Be one of the intrepid who dare to take a […]

Service Cut – First Call Nurse (weekends)

Service Cut – First Call Nurse (weekends)

The Galiano Health Care Society received sudden notice that our First Call Nurse coverage (emergency coverage on weekends) would cease mid-November. There was no advance warning or negotiations. This means […]

FREE Flu Vaccine – Nov 19th

FREE Flu Vaccine – Nov 19th

The Galiano Health Care Society is hosting a flu vaccination clinic at the Lion’s Hall on Galiano Island – Wednesday November 19th from 1.30pm-4pm. Be sure to bring your BC […]

FREE Health Workshop – Nov 4th

FREE Health Workshop – Nov 4th

The Mental Health & Wellness Committee is partnering with the Galiano Library to co-host a free health workshop focusing on depression and anxiety. Guest presenters include Cheryl Bell-Gadsby from Saltspring […]

Silver Linings Playbook – Oct 4th

Silver Linings Playbook – Oct 4th

You are invited to attend a public screening of the film ‘Silver Linings Playbook’ at the South Community Hall on October 4th. This drama/comedy explores the life of ‘Pat’ who […]