Edgewood Health Network: Nationwide Mental Health & Addiction Treatment Centers

By |2018-12-12T09:58:23+00:00December 12th, 2018|Categories: Community Partners|

The Edgewood Health Network is a network of Drug and Alcohol Treatment Facilities across Canada. Their residential facilities are Edgewood in Nanaimo, Whiterock EHN in White Rock, Bellwood in Toronto and Clinique Nouveau Depart in Montreal. Edgewood Health Network also has 6 outpatient clinics in Nanaimo, Vancouver, Calgary, Ottawa, Toronto, and Montreal. The Network is ...

Pure Integrative Pharmacy: traditional pharmacy services with alternative solutions

By |2018-11-08T12:24:40+00:00November 8th, 2018|Categories: Community Partners|Tags: |

Pure Integrative Pharmacy strives to redefine what it means to be a community pharmacy. To better understand what makes Pure Integrative Pharmacy different, we sat down for a Q&A with Ying Wang, pharmacy manager of our West 4th Avenue location. Q: What does it mean to be an integrative pharmacy? A: The goal of an ...

Crows Nest Barbershop on the Drive

By |2018-10-08T20:28:31+00:00October 5th, 2018|Categories: Community Partners|

- Where did the idea come from? The idea for Crows Nest was born out of a passion for the trade and a desire to give the customers what they deserve within the service we provide. Crows Nest Barbershop is a community barbershop with 6 locations across the country. Crows Nest was born in a ...

Exploring New Frontiers in Psychedelic Medicine and Education

By |2018-09-12T09:21:18+00:00September 12th, 2018|Categories: Community Partners|

The Multidisciplinary Association for Psychedelic Studies - MAPS Canada We are delighted to feature our long-standing community partner, the Canadian chapter of  Multidisciplinary Association for Psychedelic Studies or MAPS Canada for short. At the vanguard of what has been termed the psychedelic renaissance, MAPS Canada and its affiliate and founding organization, MAPS, based in Santa ...

QMUNITY: BC’s queer, trans, and Two-Spirit Resource Centre

By |2018-08-14T12:53:52+00:00August 14th, 2018|Categories: Community Partners|Tags: |

QMUNITY was founded in 1978, to advance LGBTQ2S+ equality at a time when acceptance and celebration of queer, trans, and Two-Spirit people was not at the levels we experience today. The services are loosely understood within three pillars: support, connection and leadership. QMUNITY provides connection through age-specific programming for LGBTQ2S+ youth and seniors as well as ...

i-Training – Targeted Conditioning for the Interstitium

By |2018-08-14T12:36:57+00:00August 14th, 2018|Categories: Community Partners|Tags: , |

i-Training is a concept that Rena Shields developed through her Pilates practice for over 16 years. She initially had a regular Pilates Studio at 4th and Stephens that after 4 years started to evolve as she learned from her client’s needs there was more to what was needed by her clients than just Pilates. She ...

Clearmind International: Redefining what it means to be a man in today’s world

By |2018-06-12T18:50:09+00:00June 12th, 2018|Categories: Community Partners|

In recognition of this Father’s Day month, our community feature honours and celebrates our dear friends and colleagues at one of Canada’s most long-standing and renowned personal, organizational, leadership development and counselling training organizations, Clearmind International. Since its inception in the early 90’s, the emotional, mental and spiritual well-being of men has been a core ...

Womyns’ Ware Inc.: is your sex toy body-safe and healthy?

By |2018-05-09T01:04:23+00:00May 9th, 2018|Categories: Community Partners|

As an integrative medicine clinic, Empower Health takes care of our clients' health in all aspects of their life. Physical and emotional sexual health is a big part of each persons' wellbeing, and that's why we believe it is important to bring awareness and help our clients to make better & safe choices in this ...

Pharmasave: not a typical pharmacy on the Drive

By |2018-01-31T15:44:31+00:00January 31st, 2018|Categories: Community Partners|

Ja Kyung Kim and Kunakar Pou operate Pharmasave on the Drive. A recent Yelp review says it all about their approach to business... “This small pharmacy has the best pharmacists you can hope for. Both Kunakar and Ja are excellent resources; knowledgeable and full of reliable and helpful information. I have asked for all sorts ...

Yoga Nidra: A guided meditation.

By |2017-12-23T10:44:21+00:00May 26th, 2016|Categories: Classes & Groups, Community Partners|Tags: |

Yoga Nidra - A guided meditation Imagine a lying down meditation practice that brings about a deep level of rest that is at the same time pleasurable, rejuvenating and healing. Welcome to Yoga Nidra. I’ve found over the years that guided relaxation that includes breath work is one of the best overall practices available for ...