Off-Campus Resources

Nanaimo

  • Generation Q Weekly Nanaimo-area get-togethers for 2SLGBTQ+ youth
  • Vancouver Island Gay Men (Facebook group for 2SLGBTQ+ men on Vancouver Island)
  • Vancouver Island Gay and Lesbian Rainbow Network (Facebook group)
  • Nanaimo Pride Society (Website)
  • Nanaimo Pride Society (Facebook)
  • Vancouver Island Crisis Line, 1.888.494.3888, online chatroom 7 days a week from 6-10pm, text 250.800.3806, 7 days a week from 6-10pm
  • Options for Sexual Health Sexual and Reproductive health services at 204-285 Prideaux Street. 250.753.9511. Call for appt.
  • Youth Health Clinic – For youth up to age 25. Provides contraception counselling, pregnancy testing, with non-judgmental option counselling and referral, STI testing and treatment. Located at 1665 Grant Avenue. 250.755.3345
  • Communicable Disease Clinic - Counselling and treatment for sexually transmitted infections. Testing and referral for communicable diseases and TB, and Central Island viral hepatitis service. Appointments required. Located at 8 - 1599 Dufferin Crescent. 250.740.2615

Vancouver Island

  • AIDS Vancouver Island – In Nanaimo contact 250.753.2437
  • Trans Vancouver Island
  • Victoria Pride Society
  • Duncan’s Margaret Moss Health Center/Duncan Health Unit - Distributes Plan B to any age despite age restriction to services. Provides contraception counselling, pregnancy testing, with non-judgmental option counselling and referral, STI testing and treatment. Ages 19 and under. 675 Canada Avenue. 250.709.3055

Provincial, National, and North American Resources