Health Services

Urgent Care Clinic

The West Coast Family Medical Clinic, located in the Evergreen Centre, has a walk-in urgent care clinic (there is no full-time walk-in clinic in Sooke). You can call the Clinic at 250-642-4233 for more information. The hours as of November 2016 are as follows:

MondayFriday  2pm – 6pm

Saturday  9:30am – 12:00pm

Closed Sundays and Statutory Holidays

There are a number of family doctors at the West Coast Clinic, but at the moment, to my knowledge, there is a waiting list of a couple of years.

Youth Clinic

WCFMC also holds a weekly youth clinic for youth ages 13 – 25 years old. It is on Tuesdays from 4:00 to 6:30 PM, and is a private and confidential health clinic. Both medical care and counselling services are available.

Pharmacies

There are two pharmacies in Sooke:

Peoples Drug Mart – Just west of Otter Point Road on Sooke Road, on the north side of the street. Phone: 250-642-2226. Open Monday through Thursday 8 AM to 8 PM; Friday and Saturday 9 AM to 6 PM; Sundays and holidays, 10 AM to 5 PM.

Shoppers Drug Mart – In the Evergreen Centre. Phone 250-642-5229. Open 8:00 AM to 10:00 PM daily. Has photofinishing and a post office inside, too.

Other

Academy Dental is a new dentists’ office near the corner of Sooke Road and Otter Point Road.

Sooke Chiropractic is located on Sooke Road near the corner of Otter Point Road.

The Sooke Goodlife Wellness Centre on Otter Point Road offers a number of services including naturopathic, chiropractic, acupuncture, massage, and reflexology.

Sooke Physiotherapy is located on West Coast Road. Phone: 250-642-4911.

The Sooke Public Health Unit is located in the CASA building at 2145 Townsend Road. Their phone number is 250-642-5464. This is where immunizations are offered, and there are scales for both adults/children and babies that can be used during their office hours.

The local health food store, West Coast Natural Foods, carries a huge variety of health foods, vitamins, supplements, body care, and household and other products.

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One response to “Health Services

  1. The waiting list for doctors at the West Coast Family Clinic is actually at least 8 years and growing. I placed my name on the list in Oct, 2008.

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