FINDING BALANCE NB

Our Partners

The NB Trauma  Program would like to thank all of our partners who helped us deliver this program withing the province including: our formal partners, non-governmental organisations and all of the people who generously helped us along the way.

For more information about each organization, please click on our supporters’ logo to visit their website.

 

Finding Balance

Finding Balance is a national program developed by the Injury Prevention Centre at the University of Alberta and is designed to raise awareness of preventing slips, trips, and falls among older Canadians. The Finding Balance program is offered throughout Canada with the help of dedicated provincial stewards. For more information, please visit the other provincial websites.

Horizon Health Network

Focused on patient and family-centred care, Horizon Health Network operates 12 hospitals and more than 100 medical facilities, clinics and offices, and provides services ranging from acute care to community-based health services.With a collaborative, team approach to offering services in English and French, Horizon leads the way in delivering sustainable, safe and quality health care services to residents of New Brunswick, as well as northern Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island. 

Vitalité Health Network

Vitalité Health Network is a regional health authority providing and managing health care and services in an area covering northern and southeastern New Brunswick. The Network is the only Francophone managed organization of its kind in the country and has nearly 70 points of service providing a range of health care and services to members of the public in the official language of their choice.

New Brunswick Department of Health

The New Brunswick Department of Health works through the Office of the Chief Medical Officer of Health (OCMOH) to improve, promote, and protect the health of the people of New Brunswick. The OCMOH is led by the Chief Medical Officer of Health who is responsible for the overall direction of public health programs in the province. The OCMOH also works collaboratively with Public Health in the Regional Health Authorities.

Ambulance New Brunswick

Ambulance New Brunswick is the organization responsible for providing land and air ambulance services to New Brunswickers and their guests. With a team of over 1,000 highly-skilled emergency medical dispatchers, paramedics and flight nurses, ANB responds to approximately 100,000 calls for help each year.

MEDICAL DISCLAIMER

The information contained on this website is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. Always seek the advice of your primary care provider or a qualified healthcare professional with any questions you may have regarding any medical condition, or before beginning any exercise program.

Toll Free Senior Line 

 

The toll-free Seniors Information Line provides  a traditional method of speaking with a bilingual, customer-service oriented telephone agent. For basic information on government programs and services for seniors, their families and caregivers please contact:

1-855-550-0552

Tele-Care 

 

If you or someone you know requires non-urgent health advice or information, call Tele-Care. A registered nurse will assess your needs and provide information, education and/or advice as required. For access to this confidential and bilingual toll-free telephone service, 24 hours a day, seven days a week please dial:

8-1-1

For medical emergencies, immediately call  911  or visit your local emergency department.

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