Community Links

Emergency Contact Information

Police, Fire, or Ambulance
Call 9-1-1 – If you need immediate emergency help.

Police (non-emergency) – Ladysmith RCMP Detachment
320 6th Ave, Box 280, Ladysmith, BC V9G 1A2, phone: 250-245-2215

8-1-1 is a free-of-charge provincial health information and advice phone line available in British Columbia 24 hours a day

Police (non-emergency) – North Cowichan (Duncan)
6060 Canada Ave, Duncan, BC V9L 1V3, phone: 250-748-5522

Cowichan District Hospital – 250-709-3000 or Visit their website

Chemainus Health Care Centre – 250-737-2040 or Visit their website

Ladysmith Community Health Centre – 250-739-5777 or Visit their site

Nanaimo Regional General Hospital – 250-755-7691 or Visit their site

Emergency Alert Information: Visit CVRD website


Cowichan Valley Regional District (CVRD) Information

Elected Representative for Area G Saltair/Gulf Islands – Director Lynne Smith – 250-701-1407 or email lynne [dot] smith [at] cvrd [dot] bc [dot] ca

Main office : 1-800-665-3955 or Visit their website

Water Main Breaks: 1-888-453-0148 or Visit this website

Emergency Preparedness-Cowichan Valley Workbook: Visit CVRD website

Area G – General Information
Visit their website

Area G – Saltair/Gulf Island Parks
Visit their website

Curbside Collection Schedule
Visit their website

Curbside Collection FAQs
Visit their website

Peerless Road Recycling Centre
visit their website

CVRD Development Handbook Visit this CVRD Website

Chemainus Senior Centre – 250-246-2111  or Visit their site

Ladysmith Seniors’ Centre – 250-924-1924 or Visit their site

 


Provincial Information

Member of the Legislative Assembly (MLA):

  • Doug Routley, MLA – Nanaimo-North Cowichan
    Visit Doug’s website
  • Ladysmith Constituency Office: 250 245-9375

Elections BC: Visit their website

BC Drug and Poison Information Centre: 1-800-567-8911 Visit their website

BC Government Directory: Visit their website

BC Ombudsperson: 1-800-567-3247 or Visit their website

Crisis Intervention and Suicide Prevention: 1-800-784-2433 or Visit their website

Emergency Preparedness Provincial Information: Visit their website

Wildfire-Report a Wildfire: 1-800-663-5555 or cellular: #5555 or Visit their website

Traveller Information Services – for road conditions: Visit their website

Victim Services- Victim link BC: Visit their website

Emergency Food and Shelter (after hours): 1-866-660-3194 or Visit their website

Hardship/Income Assistance :  1-866-866-0800 or Visit their website

Family Maintenance Assistance: Visit their website

Personal Supports and Disability Information: 1-866-866-0800 or Visit their website

Children’s Helpline: 24hour help number: 310-1234 (no area coded needed) or Visit their website

Senior’s Abuse and Information Line: 1-866-437-1940 or Visit their website

BC Health & Senior’s Information Line: 1-800-465-4911 or Visit their website

BC Vital Statistics Agency: Visit their website Phone: 250-952-2681

  • Birth, Death and Marriage Certificates and Registration
  • Name Change
  • Wills Registry

Health Link BC: call #811 for non-emergency issues to speak with a nurse  or  Visit their website


Federal Information:

Member of Parliament (MP):

Elections Canada: Visit their website

Canada Revenue Agency: Visit their website

  • Canada Child Tax Benefit or Universal Child Care Benefit
    Phone 1-800-387-1193

Passport Canada: Visit their website Phone: 1-800-567-6868

Veterans Affairs: Visit their website Phone: 1-866-522-2122

Coast Guard Air and Marine Emergencies: 1-800-567-5111: cell: #SAR(#727)

Statistics Canada: Visit their website

Service Canada: Visit their website for items such as:

  • Employment Insurance (EI)
  • Canada Pension Plan (CPP), Old Age Security (OAS), or Guaranteed Income Supplement (GIS) for seniors: 1 800 277 9914
  • GST Tax Credit: 1 800 956 1953

Community Notice Board

Check out our community information board,  situated next to the Saltair Station House Ma Maison Cafe at 10445 Chemainus Road.
It contains information from the area director, the CVRD, and local events.  It is for community use so post any information that is relevant to the Saltair area.
Our community information board was constructed by residents John Silins and Steve Neil.

Other Sites Of Interest:

Saltair’s Buy, Sell, Swap and Free Facebook Page: Visit website

Current Weather in Saltair: Visit website

Trans Canada Trail: Visit website

Community News and Events