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ABUSE
Are you a victim of domestic abuse? Call the Passage House at 546-9540 for counseling, support or shelter. Everything is confidential.
506-546-9540
AIDS
Peer support is available for persons living with HIV/AIDS and their family members and friends. For more information, call 1-800-561-4009.
1-800-561-4009
AL-ANON
Al-Anon Group (Hope Healing Happiness) for families dealing with alcoholic members meets Thursday evening from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m.at 115 Main Street (District 15 transition centre), doors open at 6:30 p.m.
ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS
The Murray Group Alcoholics Anonymous meets once a week on Sundays at 8 p.m. at 432 King Avenue in St. George's Anglican Church Hall.

The Friendly Group Alcoholics Anonymous meets Tuesdays at 8 p.m. at 1100 St. Peter Avenue in Bathurst.
BLIND/VISUALLY IMPAIRED/DISABLED PERSONS

If you are a blind/visually impaired/disabled person, you could become much more independent by obtaining, free of charge, a guide dog or a help dog. The Mira Atlantic Foundation invites you to get in touch with us by telephone at (506) 853-9539 or toll free at 1-877-502-6472.


CANCER SOCIETY
The Bathurst unit of the Canadian Cancer Society can be reached by phoning Claire Wilt at 548-8840 or 548-8232. The Living with Cancer Support Group meet every third Wednesday at St. George's Anglican Church.

The local cancer support group meets the third Wednesday of each month at 219 Main Street, Suite 2, at 6:30 p.m.


Claire Wilt
(506) 548-8840
CHALEUR PALLIATIVE COMMUNITY SERVICES
The Chaleur Palliative Community Services is a volunteer organization seeking to raise awareness of the unique needs of the terminally-ill. There is no charge for our services which includethe following: Free programs and services to meet the non-medical needs of families dealing with difficult life issues surrounding end-of-life care.We work with the medical team to coordinate support for theses families. We placed experienced volunteers in homes to give practical and emotional support. We sponsor monthly grief and bereavement programs.

For more information, contact Christine Hatheway, Executive Director, at 546-2525.


Christine Hatheway
506-546-2525
FAMILY RESOURCES
The Chaleur Resource Centre for Parents at 1236 Vanier Blvd. welcomes all parents (with children under six years old) and parents-to-be to participate in any of our programs. We provide service to parents at no cost or with a small fee. Should you have any questions or want more information about the centre or its programs and activities, call Julie Hickey at 545-6608.
Julie Hickey
(506) 545-6608
GAMBLERS ANON
A chapter of Gamblers Anonymous meets at the former Népisiguit Centennial Library building on Douglas Avenue at 7 p.m. every Thursday. Anyone who feels that gambling is a problem he/she would like to surmount, and anyone who wants to help a family member with a gambling problem is welcome to attend.
IDEAL CENTRE
A centre of leisure and help for people having known mental illness.
Léa Chamberlain
506-548-6110
MOOD DISORDER
Living well with Bipolar Mood Disorder. Friendly and confidential gatherings will be held every second Thursday of the month at 7 p.m. at 1210 King Avenue. For more information, call Léa at 548-6110.
Léa
548-6110
October 17th, 2017
Bathurst to join age friendly communities

October 2nd, 2017
World-class athletes taking on Nepisiguit Challenge this weekend

September 12th, 2017
HotSpot parking now available in Bathurst

August 30th, 2017
City of Bathurst and firefighters ratify collective agreement

June 21st, 2017
Arrest for drug and contraband offences

June 14th, 2017
50th Anniversary Canada Games Flag in Bathurst for Canada 150 celebrations

Upcoming Events

October 1st, 2017 to November 17th, 2017
Operation Christmas Child Shoebox Pickup

October 20th, 2017
HAUNTED TRAILS!

October 21st, 2017
Gloucester Chapter IODE annual Harvest Fair

October 24th, 2017 to October 25th, 2017
Canadian Blood Services

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