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Are you a victim of domestic abuse? Call the Passage House at 546-9540 for counseling, support or shelter. Everything is confidential.
Peer support is available for persons living with HIV/AIDS and their family members and friends. For more information, call 1-800-561-4009.
Al-Anon Group (Hope Healing Happiness) for families dealing with alcoholic members meets Thursday evening from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m.at 115 Main Street (District 15 transition centre), doors open at 6:30 p.m.
The Murray Group Alcoholics Anonymous meets once a week on Sundays at 8 p.m. at 432 King Avenue in St. George's Anglican Church Hall.

The Friendly Group Alcoholics Anonymous meets Tuesdays at 8 p.m. at 1100 St. Peter Avenue in Bathurst.

If you are a blind/visually impaired/disabled person, you could become much more independent by obtaining, free of charge, a guide dog or a help dog. The Mira Atlantic Foundation invites you to get in touch with us by telephone at (506) 853-9539 or toll free at 1-877-502-6472.

The Bathurst unit of the Canadian Cancer Society can be reached by phoning Claire Wilt at 548-8840 or 548-8232. The Living with Cancer Support Group meet every third Wednesday at St. George's Anglican Church.

The local cancer support group meets the third Wednesday of each month at 219 Main Street, Suite 2, at 6:30 p.m.

Claire Wilt
(506) 548-8840
The Chaleur Palliative Community Services is a volunteer organization seeking to raise awareness of the unique needs of the terminally-ill. There is no charge for our services which includethe following: Free programs and services to meet the non-medical needs of families dealing with difficult life issues surrounding end-of-life care.We work with the medical team to coordinate support for theses families. We placed experienced volunteers in homes to give practical and emotional support. We sponsor monthly grief and bereavement programs.

For more information, contact Christine Hatheway, Executive Director, at 546-2525.

Christine Hatheway
The Chaleur Resource Centre for Parents at 1236 Vanier Blvd. welcomes all parents (with children under six years old) and parents-to-be to participate in any of our programs. We provide service to parents at no cost or with a small fee. Should you have any questions or want more information about the centre or its programs and activities, call Julie Hickey at 545-6608.
Julie Hickey
(506) 545-6608
A chapter of Gamblers Anonymous meets at the former Népisiguit Centennial Library building on Douglas Avenue at 7 p.m. every Thursday. Anyone who feels that gambling is a problem he/she would like to surmount, and anyone who wants to help a family member with a gambling problem is welcome to attend.
A centre of leisure and help for people having known mental illness.
Léa Chamberlain
Living well with Bipolar Mood Disorder. Friendly and confidential gatherings will be held every second Thursday of the month at 7 p.m. at 1210 King Avenue. For more information, call Léa at 548-6110.
April 19th, 2017
Ernie Boudreau named new police chief

February 24th, 2017
Bathurst to offer new “fat bike” rental service

January 25th, 2017
Nepisiguit Challenge returns in 2017

December 19th, 2016
PRESS RELEASE - Balanced budget and no tax increase in Bathurst for 2017

November 14th, 2016
LEAF RELIEF – Leaf Disposal Program

November 8th, 2016
VIA Rail Canada's Ocean Train

Upcoming Events

January 11th, 2017 to April 30th, 2017
Pickleball School

April 29th, 2017
Walk for autism 2017

May 15th, 2017

May 19th, 2017 to May 21st, 2017
The Succulents Lobster Festival

May 20th, 2017 to May 21st, 2017
Symphonic Distortion

May 20th, 2017
Symphonic Distortion

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