Self-Management Health Coach Program

Self-Management Health Coach Program provides individualised telephone support for people living with chronic diseases such as diabetes, chronic pain, cancer, heart, kidney and lung diseases, arthritis, lupus, Parkinson, MS, etc. Volunteer health coaches provide weekly 30 minutes telephone coaching for 3 – 6 months for individuals wanting to improve their confidence and motivation to become healthier and to better manage the daily challenges of living with chronic conditions. Individuals are paired with coaches based on gender and possibly shared chronic conditions.

Address / Contact Info

University of Victoria, Institute of Aging & Lifelong Health
Ste 210, 4907 Chisholm St Delta, BCV4K 2K6

Phone Numbers

Main : (604) 940-1273
Toll Free : 1-866-902-3767

Service Details

Program fee: 0.00
Referral criteria: Living with at least one chronic condition/disease
How to apply: Call: 604-940-1273, Toll Free: 1866-902-3767 Email: smhcoach@uvic.ca
Wait list (weeks): 2
Age ranges served: adult 20+, senior 55+, senior 65+
Accepting new patients / clients: Accepting new clients
Languages spoken: English

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This program was last updated on 07 Sep 2017.