AGM 2015 Minutes and Reports

AGM 2015 Minutes and Reports

Thank you to everyone who attended the Annual General Meeting of the Galiano Health Care Society on Sunday April 26, 2015. The reports from the AGM are linked below for […]

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 […]