COVID-19 Update

Β Seabird Office

Seabird Island is doing its best to both protect and support the community. As such the Band Office has reduced its services to Essential Services only.

THE BAND OFFICE IS CLOSED BUT WE ARE STILL PROVIDING HEALTH SERVICES

Please call ahead to see the doctor or pharmacist.

Β Important Contacts

Those who have questions and concerns can contact the office, we have staff working who can direct you to get assistance and find your answers.

  • 𝐅𝐫𝐨𝐧𝐭 πƒπžπ¬π€:
    604-796-2177
  • πƒπ¨πœπ­π¨π«π¬ 𝐎𝐟𝐟𝐒𝐜𝐞:
    604-796-2165
    Please call ahead to see the Doctor.
  • 𝐏𝐑𝐚𝐫𝐦𝐚𝐜𝐲:
    604-491-4477
    Please call ahead to see the Pharmacist.
  • πƒπžπ§π­πšπ₯:
    604-796-6853 or
    dental@seabirdisland.ca
    Open for urgent/emergent only.
  • Urgent Medical Transportation:
    John Bobb – 604-798-4832
  • Youth:
    Katelyn – 604-819-7897
    Contact if your child requires this service, essential services only.
  • Income Assistance:
    Erna Paul – 604-819-5313
    or erna@seabirdisland.ca
  • Employment questions:
    Brian Govereau – 604-845-3843
  • To access Canada’s COVID-19
    information line:
    1-833-784-4397
    HealthlinkBC
    : 811
    Stó:lō Service Agency: 604-824-3200
  • All regular programming closed
  • No acupuncture or massage
  • Home Care, Home Support and Elders: visits by phone or in person as needed
  • Maternal Child: required care is ongoing
  • Nutrition one on one for food security only
  • Immunizations call the medical clinic for appointment
  • Recovery and family homes are open with new precautions
  • Counseling by telephone
  • Family Development visits and support as needed

Β Contact Seabird Health Staff

Seabird Only
  • Medical Benefits, Medical Transportation
    Amanda Peters – 604-798-1267
  • Home Support Workers & Better at Home
    Tash – 604-793-6254
  • Elders Support
    Margarette – 604-845-7056
  • Seabird Home Care, Wound Care, Diabetes
    Dann – 604-796-2177
  • Family Development
    Ashley Bobb – 604- 991- 0800
  • Mental Health
    Lolly Andrew – 604 -997 – 6749
Other Communities
  • Urgent Foot Care
    Brittani – 604-793-3595
  • Chawathil & Union Bar Clients Support
    Audrey – 604-819-5303
  • Shxw’owhamel & Scowlitz Client Support
    Emma – 604-819-1050
  • KKA, Skwah, Squiala Home Care Services
    Kristina
  • Skwah Client Support
    Pamela – 604-819-3656
  • Cheam Client & Pandemic Support
    Marlana – 604-798-7977
  • MCH Nurse Prenatal, Post-natal & Midwife Support
    Diana Phan – 604-765-8769
    Pam Hope – 604-378-9318
    Midwife – 604-316-5902
  • Home Care Nurses for all Communities
    Bonnie – 604-795-0297
  • Cover Home Care in Various Communities
    Lerinda – 604-991-0829
  • Immunizations
    Ceilidh – 604-798-7199
  • Call if you can’t get in touch with anyone else.
    Liz – 604-819-0246


Apply for CERB benefit

https://www.canada.ca/en/revenue-agency/services/benefits/apply-for-cerb-with-cra.html
The CERB provides a payment of $2,000 for a 4-week period (the same as $500 a week) for up to 16 weeks. After you apply, you should get your payment in 3 business days if you signed up for direct deposit. If you haven’t, you should get it in about 10 business days. View the below document to see who can apply and if you are eligible for the benefit.

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B.C. Emergency Benefit

Source: B.C. Emergency Benefit for Workers
URL: http://www2.gov.bc.ca/gov/content/employment-business/covid-19-financial-supports/emergency-benefit-workers

Online application for the B.C. Emergency Benefit for Workers opens May 1, 2020.

Find out if you’re eligible and what you can do now to prepare at gov.bc.ca/workerbenefit