Cortes Island Families and Youth

Wellness. Connection. Resilience.

The Cortes Community Health Association operates the Family Support Program and the Youth Programs to foster wellness, connection and resiliency among the awesome families and kids of Cortes. 

Covid 19

Official information about Covid-19 in our province is available on the BC Centre for Disease Control website. Non-medical information is available 7:30am-8pm, 7 days a week at 1-888-COVID19 (1-888-268-4319).

If you think you might have Covid-19, contact the Cortes Health Clinic at 250-935-6718 to speak with a nurse or a doctor who will assess the need for a swab test. Please call before going to the health centre. After hours, call 811 for the BC nurse line and 911 if urgent.

Help Keep Cortes Island Safe
Washing your hands
regularly and practicing social distancing by keeping two meters (six feet) away from one another is something we can all do to help stop the spread of COVID-19.

Mental Well-being During Covid-19
With so much change happening so quickly, it’s normal to feel worried and overwhelmed. Learn more about taking care of your mental health and well-being at this link.

We are grateful to be living and offering these programs in the ancestral and unceded territories of the Klahoose, Tla'amin, and Homalco nations.