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  • Community Information

    Boasting the second highest elevation of any city in Canada, the town of Kimberley, in the Rocky Mountains of southeastern British Columbia, is a popular tourist destination. Four distinct seasons attract visitors from around the world to enjoy the top quality skiing, snowboarding, golf and hiking in the area. In 1973, downtown Kimberley was transformed into an alpine themed pedestrian-only mall featuring shops and restaurants. Numerous festivals and special events are held here throughout the year.

    INDUSTRY:
    Forestry, ranching, tourism, service industries, value-added wood manufacturing and government agencies, outdoor recreation


    • Population

      Town Population: 7,147 (BC Stats, 2006 Census)

      Ages of Population:

      0-17: 16.7%

      18-24: 8.5%

      25-64: 55.6%

      65+: 19.2% (BC Stats, 2010 Figures)

    • Health Administrative Information

      Health Authority: Interior Health

      Health Service Delivery Area: East Kootenay

      Regional District: East Kootenay

      Rural Designation: RSA community

      RRP Designation: A

      RRP Points: 20.00

    • Practitioners + Clinic information

      General Practitioners: 11 (www.cpsbc.ca)

      Clinic

      Kimberley Medical Clinic

      260 – 4th Avenue

      Kimberley, BC, V1A 2Y6

      P: 250 427-4861

      Mailing Address:

      Kimberley Medical Clinic

      PO Box 160 Stn. Main

      Kimberley, BC

      V1A 2Y6

  • The Kimberley Primary Health Care Centre is one of ten primary health care centres located throughout the Interior Health region. Routine procedures (e.g., blood pressure checks, dressing changes, etc.) and minor health concerns may be handled by the primary health care nurse, who works with the doctors as part of our interdisciplinary team at the health centre. Or, you might even see the public health nurse, the diabetic educator or the mental health counsellor. It all depends on your needs.


    • Contact Info

      Kimberley Health Centre

      260 – 4th Avenue

      Kimberley, BC, V1A 2R6

      P: 250 427-2215

      Hrs: Mon-Fri 8:30 am – 5:00 pm

      http://www.interiorhealth.ca/

    • Health Centre Info

      The interdisciplinary team at the Kimberley Primary Health Care Centre includes:

        • Primary Health Care Nurses

       

        • Public Health Nurses

       

        • Home Care Nurses

       

        • Diabetes Educators

       

        • Case Managers

       

        • Home Support Workers

       

        • Mental Health Clinician

       

        • Nutritionist

       

        • Rehabilitation Therapists

       

        • Hospice Society

       

    • Lab services

      LifeLabs Laboratory Testing Services

      Kimberley Primary Health Care Centre

      260 – 4th Avenue

      Kimberley, BC, V1A 2R6

      P: 250 427-2106

    • Imaging services

      X-Ray

      Kimberley Health Centre

      260 – 4th Avenue

      Kimberley, BC, V1A 2R6

      P: 250 427-2215

      Mammography

      Mammography services provided by BC Cancer Agency twice a year. See www.bccancer.bc.ca for details.


    • BC Ambulance

      BC Ambulance Service provides coverage to this community, including Air Ambulance services.

    • Pharmacy

      Shoppers Drug Mart #2282

      350 Ross Street

      Kimberley, BC, V1A 2Z9

      P: 250 427-2181 | F: 250 427-2171

      Shoppers Simply Pharmacy #2285

      #1, 260 – 4th Avenue

      Kimberley, BC, V1A 2R6

      P: 250 427-4432 | F: 250 427-4463

    • Nurse Practitioner

      Kimberley Health Centre

      250 – 4th Avenue

      Kimberley, BC, V1A 2R6

      P: 250 427-2215

      Hrs: Mon-Fri 8:30 am – 5:00 pm

    • Extended Care

      Kimberley Special Care Home (53 beds)

      386 – 2nd Avenue

      Kimberley, BC, V1A 2Z8

      P: 250 427-4807

    • Home Nursing

      Kimberley Health Centre

      260 – 4th Avenue

      Kimberley, BC, V1A 2R6

      P: 250 427-2215

      Hrs: Mon-Fri 8:30 am – 5:00 pm

      Home & Community Care Office

      P: 250 427-2215

    • Dietetics

      Dietitian Services

      Kimberley Primary Health Care Centre

      250 – 4th Avenue

      Kimberley, BC, V1A 2R6

      P: 250 427-2215

      Hrs: Mon-Fri 8:30 am – 5:00 pm

    • Diabetic Nurse Educator

      Diabetes Education

      Kimberley Health Centre

      260 – 4th Avenue

      Kimberley, BC, V1A 2R6

      P: 250 427-2215

      Hrs: Wed 7:30 am – 5:00 pm

    • Physiotherapy

      Rehabilitative Therapies

      Kimberley Health Centre

      260 – 4th Avenue

      Kimberley, BC, V1A 2R6

      P: 250 427-2215

      In-community

      Purcell Physiotherapy Clinic

      115 Swan Avenue

      Kimberley, BC, V1A 1Y2

      P: 250 427-6007

    • Occupational therapy

      Rehabilitative Services

      Kimberley Health Centre

      250 – 4th Avenue

      Kimberley, BC, V1A 2R6

      P: 250 427-2215

    • Mental Health and Addictions

      Mental Health Centre

      Kimberley Primary Health Care Centre

      250 – 4th Avenue

      Kimberley, BC, V1A 2R6

      P: 250 427-2215

      Hrs: Mon-Fri 8 am – 5 pm

    • Social workers

      In-community

      Steven Baker

      64 – 101 Avenue

      Kimberley, BC, V1A 1A4

      P: 250 427-1738

      Summit Community Services Society

      395 Wallinger Avenue

      Kimberley, BC, V1A 1Z3

      Hrs: Mon-Thurs 9:00 am – 4:30 pm

      www.summitfamily.ca

  • Ankors AIDS Network
    #46 – 17th Avenue South
    Cranbrook, BC, V1C 5A8
    P: 250 426-3383 | TFP: 1 800 421-2437

    Easy Kootenay Supported Child Development Program
    20A – 12th Avenue North
    Cranbrook, BC, V1C 3V7
    P: 250 426-4043 | TFP: 1 800 426-4043

    Provincial Outreach Program
    Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder
    3400 Westwood Drive
    Prince George, BC, V2N 1S1
    Southeast Kootenay Contact
    P: 250 417-0112

    The Canadian Diabetes Association
    Kimberley & District Branch
    1589 Sutherland Avenue
    Kelowna, BC, V1Y 5Y7
    P: 250 762-9447
    www.diabetes.ca