Maple Ridge News

Taylor Buis, Substance Use Clinician
"There are often misconceptions about people who use substances and how best to support them. But there are multiple pathways into substance use, no one client is the same.”
"I’ve witnessed and experienced violence too – I was a new graduate caring for a patient with dementia – it was scary; I didn’t know what to do. If only I’d known then what I know now."
Hannah Varto
“At The Embrace Clinic – an outreach medical service for survivors of violence such as sexual assault or partner violence – I treat women who have never had their sexual health taken seriously. That’s really sad.”
High five hand in the air
This week’s kudos go to our amazing employees at Peace Arch, Royal Columbian and Ridge Meadows Hospitals.
Fraser Health logo with blue background
People experiencing homelessness in Maple Ridge will be able to transition into new supportive homes and shelter spaces with the opening of 53 new homes on Royal Crescent.
High five hand in the air
The week's kudos to to our amazing employees at Langley Memorial, Surrey Memorial, Ridge Meadows and Abbotsford Regional Hospitals.
Parents holding their newborn kid in a hospital
Fraser Health is asking pregnant women in labour not to come to Ridge Meadows Hospital temporarily, beginning today and concluding on Tuesday, February 14th.
Open Naloxone Kit
Fraser Health is implementing temporary overdose prevention services in Langley, Abbotsford and Maple Ridge today.
Cutting ribbon in front of Beckman Apartments
People in Maple Ridge region living with mental illness now have a new supportive place to recover.