Patient support groups

Patient support groups

Our volunteer led Better Breathers Support Groups are designed for patients with chronic lung diseases including: COPD, bronchiestasis, asthma, pulmonary fibrosis. Anyone with a lung condition is welcome, as are family and friends.  

  1. See our list of community-based, face-to-face support groups below below. 

  2. Join our private online support group and interact with fellow members of our private Facebook group community any time you wish.

For more info or for help organizing a volunteer support group in your community contact:  Maureen Sioson, Program Coordinator (Call toll-free 1.800.665.5864 or email betterbreathers@bc.lung.ca)

 

FRASER VALLEY 
Abbotsford MSA Better Breathers 
3rd Thursday of the month, 10:00am-12:00 PM
Cascade Community Church
35190 Delair Rd, Abbotsford
 
Langley Better Breathers
2nd Wednesday of the month, 12:30-2:00pm
Timms Community Centre
20355 Douglas Cres, Langley
 
New Westminster Puffers
2nd Monday of the month, 12:00-2:00pm
Centennial Community Centre
65 E 6th Ave, New Westminster
 
VANCOUVER ISLAND
Campbell River Better Breathers
4th Wednesday of the month, 12:30-2:00 PM
Sportsplex, 1800 S. Alder St, Campbell River
 
Comox Valley Better Breathers
3rd Wednesday of the month, 1:30-3:00 PM
Comox Valley Nursing Centre, 615 Tenth St, Courtenay
 
Nanaimo Better Breathers
3rd Monday of the month, 1:30-3:30 PM
Beban Park, 2300 Bowen Rd, Nanaimo
 
Qualicum Beach (Oceanside) Better Breathers
3rd Thursday of the month, 1:30-3:30 PM
Rotary House, 211 Fern Road West, Qualicum Beach
 
Port Alberni Better Breathers
4th Thursday of the month, 1:30-3:00 PM
West Coast General Hospital, 3949 Port Alberni Hwy, Port Alberni
 
Saanich Peninsula Better Breathers
4th Monday of the month, 1:30-3:30 PM
SHOAL Centre, 10030 Resthaven Dr, Sidney
 
Victoria Better Breathers
3rd Tuesday of the month, 1:00-3:00 PM
Howard Johnson Hotel, 310 Gorge Road East, Victoria
 
INTERIOR BC
Kelowna Respiratory Club
2nd Wednesday of the month, 2:00-4:00pm
Dorchester Retirement Residence, 863 Leon Ave, Kelowna
 
Nicola Valley Better Breathers (Merritt)
3rd Wednesday of the month, 1:30-2:30 PM
Trinity United Church, 1899 Quilchena Avenue, Merritt
 
North Okanagan Better Breathers (Vernon)
1st Monday of the month, 1:00-3:00 PM
People Place, 3407 27 Ave, Vernon
 
NORTHERN BC
Prince George Better Breathers
Every Wednesdays, 1:30-3:00pm
AiMHi Association, 950 Kerry St, Prince George
 
PRIVATE ONLINE FACEBOOK SUPPORT GROUP

Page Last Updated: 28/06/2019