Snuneymuxw First Nation
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Health Services

The Health Department and Services objective is to support adults, elders, children, and families who live on and off reserve by providing preventative services and advocacy.

Snuneymuxw Hulit Lelum – Health Centre

The primary work of the Health Centre focuses on Children and Youth, Mental Health and Addictions, Primary Health Care, Chronic Illness Prevention, Communicable Disease Control, and Environmental Health and Management.

Health Centre Location:

1451 MacMillan Road,  Nanaimo, BC

Phone: 250-740-2337

Confidential Fax: 250-753-5221

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Traditional Medicines Clinic

The Snuneymuxw Traditional Medicines Clinic is here to share the power of sacred traditional medicines with you.

Traditional medicine can help:

  • Easing of physical pain
  • Regulating sleep, decreasing anxiety, stress and depression.
  • Maternal and child health issues.

Clinic Location:

1984 Woodbank Road, Nanaimo, BC

Phone: 250-740-2323

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Day Care

The Daycare Department objective is to meet the developmental needs of all children for whom care is provided. The goal is to use a holistic approach, which reflects Snuneymuxw culture, to assist them in developing their potential: socially, physically, intellectually, emotionally, and spiritually.

The Snuneymuxw Daycare is licensed to provide care to infants, toddlers and preschoolers by Community Care Facilities Licensing. We have five staff members who have their Basic Early Childhood Education, three of whom also have their Special Needs and Infant/Toddler Licenses.  Staff are encouraged to participate in workshops and additional training related to the field of Early Childhood Education.

Snueymuxw Daycare Location:

668 A Centre Street,  Nanaimo, BC

Phone: 250-740-2335

Fax: 250-753-5221