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  • Community Information

    The scenic coastal community of Port Hardy is located on the north part of Vancouver Island on the shores of Hardy Bay. As a supply centre to the mid-coast area, the community boasts a broad range of service and retail outlets. Mining, fishing and forestry are its main industries, with tourism increasing in importance. Spectacular mountain views, large expanses of natural wilderness and miles of undeveloped coastline are readily accessible to the community providing an ideal venue for sport fishing, scuba diving, caving, kayaking and recreational boating.

    INDUSTRY:
    Mining, fishing, forestry


    • Population

      Town Population: 4,008 (BC Stats, 2011 Census)

      Ages of Population:
      0-17: 22.8%
       18-24: 10.5%
       25-64: 55.7%
       65+: 11.1%  (BC Stats, 2010 Figures) 
      

    • Health Administrative Information

      Health Authority: Island Health

      Health Service Delivery Area: North Vancouver Island

      Regional District: Mount Waddington

      Rural Designation: RSA community

      RRP Designation: A

      RRP Points: 29.40

    • Practitioners + Clinic information

      General Practitioners: 6 (www.cpsbc.ca)

      Clinics
      Port Hardy Medical Clinic
      7090 Thunderbird Way
      Port Hardy, BC, V0N 2P0
      P: 250 949-7117
      Hrs: Mon-Fri 9 am - 5 pm
      
      Fort Rupert Health Clinic
      Box 2220
      Port Hardy, BC, V0N 2P0
      P: 250 949-6625 | F: 250 902-2246
      
      Port Hardy Off-Reserve
      Box 831
      Port Hardy, BC, V0N 2P0
      P: 250 949-7373 | F: 250 949-2374
      
      Port Hardy Health Centre
      7070 Market Street
      Port Hardy, BC, V0N 2P0
      P: 250 949-3100
      
      Port Hardy Medical Associates
      Box 2009, 8785 Gray Street
      Port Hardy, BC, V0N 2P0
      P: 250 949-5920
      

    • Contact Info

      Port Hardy Hospital
      Box 790, 9120 Granville Street
      Port Hardy, BC, V0N 2P0
      P: 250 949-6161 | F: 250 949-7000
      Hrs: Mon-Sat 2 pm - 8 pm

    • Hospital Info

      Located on the picturesque northern tip of Vancouver Island, Port Hardy Hospital is a 12 bed full service acute care hospital with a 24/7 emergency room. Open Monday to Saturday 2 pm to 8pm.

      Acute Care Beds: 12

      Major Medical Centre: Transfer to Nanaimo (387 km)

    • Emergency Room

      There is a limited service Emergency Room in this community. CTAS I and II cases are transferred immediately. There is no OR back up and obstetrics are provided only on an emergency basis. This ER is open 24/7.

      Number of Visits Per Year: 7,125 (2009/2010 Statistics: VIHA)

      Number of Emergency Care Beds: 4

      Travel distance to transfer hospital: 387 km to Nanaimo

    • Hospital CAEP and CTAS

      CTAS Level 
      CTAS Level III (Urgent)
      CTAS Level IV (Less Urgent)
      CTAS Level V (Non Urgent)
      

    • Maternity

      Midwives from Comox, BC service this area.

    • Lab services

      Port Hardy Hospital Lab
      Box 790, 9120 Granville Street
      Port Hardy, BC, V0N 2P0
      P: 250 902-6015 | F: 250 949-6190
      Hrs: Mon-Fri 8:30 am - 11:30 am, Sat/Sun/Stat 9 am - 10 am

    • Blood Bank

      There is a blood bank in this community.

    • Imaging services

      X-Ray 
      Port Hardy Hospital Imaging
      Box 790, 9120 Granville Street
      Port Hardy, BC, V0N 2P0
      P: 250 949-6167 | F: 250 949-7000
      Hrs: Mon-Fri 7:30 am - 3:30 pm
      
      Ultrasound
      There are ultrasound imaging services in this community
      
      CT
      There are CT imaging services in this community.
      
      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

      Peoples Drug Mart #193
      Unit 100, 8950 Granville Street
      Port Hardy, BC, V0N 2P0
      P: 250 949-9522 | F: 250 949-9532
      
      Port Hardy Rexall Drugstore
      Box 190, 8925 Granville Street
      Port Hardy, BC, V0N 2P0
      P: 250 949-6552
      

    • Extended Care

      Eagle Ridge Manor
      9120 Granville Place
      Port Hardy, BC, V0N 2P0
      P: 250 949-3443

    • Home Nursing

      Home and Community Nursing
      9120 Granville Street
      Port Hardy, BC, V0N 2P0
      P: 250 949-3411
      Hrs: Mon-Fri 8:30 am - 4:15 pm
      
      In-community
      Kwakiutl District Council Health Office
      Box 2490, 97 Tsakis Way
      Port Hardy, BC, V0N 2P0
      P: 250 286-9766 | F: 250 286-9713
      
      We Care Comox Valley
      TFP: 1 888-334-8531 | TFF: 1 888-334-8571

    • Diabetic Nurse Educator

      Diabetes Education
      9120 Granville Street
      Port Hardy, BC, V0N 2P0
      P: 250 370-8111 | F: 250 370-8149
      
      In-community
      Kwakiutl District Council Health Office
      Diabetes in Community
      Box 2490, 97 Tsakis Way
      Port Hardy, BC, V0N 2P0
      P: 250 286-9766 | F: 250 286-9713
      

    • Physiotherapy

      North Coast Physiotherapy
      Box 1208, 8760 Douglas Street
      Port Hardy, BC, V0N 2P0
      P: 250 902-2234 | F: 250 902-0564
      www.northcoastphysio.ca
      

    • Mental Health and Addictions

      CYMH Port Hardy
      8755 Gray Street
      Port Hardy, BC, V0N 2P0
      P: 250 949-8011

      Port Hardy Mental Health and Addiction Service Box 1290, 7070 Shorncliffe Avenue Port Hardy, BC, VON 2PO P: 250 902-6051 | F: 250 902-6052 Youth and Family Addiction Services 7305 Market Street Port Hardy, BC, V0N 2P0 P: 250 949-7331 24 Hour Crisis Line P: 250 949-6033 North Island Crisis & Counselling Centre Box 2446, 7095 Thunderbird Road Port Hardy, BC, V0N 2P0 P: 250 949-8333 | F: 250 949-8344 Hrs: Mon-Fri 9 am - 5 pm http://nicccs.org Ministry of Children & Family Development 8755 Gray Street Port Hardy, BC, V0N 2P0 P: 250 949-8011 Hrs: Mon-Fri 8:30 am - 4:30 pm Kwakiutl District Council Health Office Box 2490, 97 Tsakis Way Port Hardy, BC, V0N 2P0 P: 250 286-9766 | F: 250 286-9713

    • Social workers

      Port Hardy Hospital
      Box 790, 9120 Granville Street
      Port Hardy, BC, V0N 2P0
      P: 250 949-6161 | F: 250 949-7000
      Hrs: Mon-Sun 2 pm - 8 pm
      
      In-community
      Island Health Authority
      Box 1290, 7070 Shorncliffe Avenue
      Port Hardy, BC, V0N 2P0
      P: 250 902-6051 | F: 250 902-6052
      
      AIDS Vancouver Island
      Port Hardy Health Unit
      Box 52, 7070 Market Street
      Port Hardy, BC, VON 2P0
      P: 250 902-2238 | F: 250-949-9953
      
      Ministry of Children & Family Development
      8755 Gray Street
      Port Hardy, BC, V0N 2P0
      P: 250 949-8011
      Hrs: Mon-Fri 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
      
      North Island Crisis And Counselling Centre
      Box 2446, 7095 Thunderbird Way
      Port Hardy, BC, V0N 2P0
      P: 250 949-8333 | F: 250 949-8344
      Crisis Line: 250-949-6033
      http://nicccs.org
      
      Kwakiutl District Council Health Office
      Box 2490, 97 Tsakis Way
      Port Hardy, BC, V0N 2P0
      P: 250 286-9766 | F: 250 286-9713
      
      The Sasamans Society
      680 Head Start Crescent
      Campbell River, BC, V9H 1P0
      P: 250 914-2212 | TFP: 1 888 597-2189 | F: 250 914-2215
      

  • Mental Health & Addictions
    North Island Outreach Team
    P: 250 949-3107
    
    North Island Liver Service
    Campbell River & District Hospital
    Sunshine Wellness Centre
    375 - 2nd Avenue
    Campbell River, BC, V9W 3V1
    P: 250 850-2605 | TFP: 1 877 850-2605 | F: 250 850-2618
    Hrs: By appointment only
    Services: Treatment - Hepatitis B & C
    
    AIDS Vancouver Island
    Port Hardy Health Unit
    7070 Market Street
    Port Hardy, BC, V0N 2P0
    P: 250 949-3100
    Hrs: Mon-Fri 8:30 am - 4:30 pm. Call for appointment

    Services: STI Testing and treatment, STI counselling, HIV counselling and testing, Hepatitis testing, treatment and counselling.

    North Island Crisis & Counselling Centre Society
    Ending Violence Against Women Counseling Services
    7095 Thunderbird Road
    Port Hardy, BC, V0N 2P0
    P: 250 949-8333