Vancouver Island Health Authority (VIHA)

615 10th Street, Courtenay BC V9N 1R2 – corner of Grieve

Phone: 250-331-8502 


Contacts:  Evan Humphreys:

                 Best to phone Administration, they can direct from there – 250-334-8502

Hours: Monday to Friday 9am – 6:00pm (closed between 12 – 1pm for lunch)

Programs & Services *not by drop in, must be a client, call centre if interested:

  • Free help and information regarding any health concern
  • No referral needed
  • Private health consultations with a Registered Nurse
  • Information about traditional and complementary health services
  • Referrals to other community agencies and health care resources
  • Partnership with community agencies to develop better health services
  • Family Nurse Practitioner services are available at the Comox Nursing Centre.  The focus of this service will be to support unattached or underserved patients with complex chronic diseases and high risk medical/social situations.
  • Social Worker services

Support Groups *not by drop in, must be a client, call centre if interested:

  • Chronic Pain Support Group, including physiotherapy and social work: 3rd Tuesday of each month 1:30 – 3:30pm
  • Men’s Support Services
  • Relaxation therapy for those with Chronic Pain or Chronic Illness