Health & WellnessChristmas Closure

As the holiday season approaches, we would like to ensure your needs are considered during the Christmas closure. It is important to plan ahead and arrange for alternate care or services.

Our office will be closed at 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, December 23rd, 2021 and will re-open at 8:30 a.m. on Tuesday, January 4th, 2022.During the closure, a staff member will be available to accept phone calls during regular business hours on the following days.

WFN HEALTHCayla Laturnus, RN – 250-575-2010Available December 24th, 27th, 28th, 29th, 30th, 31st

WFN WELLNESSRichelle Wells, Community Engagement Worker – 250- 317-9160Available December 24th, 25th, 26th, 31st, 1st, 2nd, 3rd

Jake Seaby-Palmour, Community Engagement Worker – 250-575-2178Available December 27th, 28th, 29th, 30th


If you require support outside of the days noted above, please reach out to one of the following options:

  • Urgent & Primary Care Centers – Open 7 days a week | West Kelowna- 250-469-6010 Same day appointments or drop-in - Monday to Friday - 4:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Saturday & Sunday – 11:30 a.m. – 8:30 p.m. | Kelowna – 250-469-6985  9:30 a.m. – 8:30 p.m.
  • KUU-US 24 Hour Crisis Line for Adults/Elders & Youth 24 hour provincial aboriginal crisis line for Adults/Elders (250-723-4050), Child/Youth (250-723-2040), Toll Free Line (1-800-588-8717).
  • Hope for Wellness Help Line Immediate mental health counselling and crisis intervention by phone or online chat to all Indigenous people across Canada. Toll-free 1-855-242-3310 or start a confidential chat with a counsellor at