Note: This program is for First Nations adults with addiction issues.
Note: For adult individuals and couples. Specializes in anxiety, depression, sexual abuse, and addictions. Alternative methods of therapy available, including CBT and experiential techniques.
Note: Agora is A private fee-for-service, naturopathic approach to alcohol and drug detoxification.
Note: These websites are online directories of Alano Clubs in Canada, listed by province. There are Alano Clubs in BC (Abbotsford, Campbell River, Castlegar, Chilliwack, Courtenay, Duncan, Kamloops, Mission, Nanaimo, North Vancouver, Port Alberni, Powell River, Prince George, Vancouver, Victoria), Alberta (Edmonton), Saskatchewan (Shaunavon), and Ontario (Barrie, Toronto).
Note: This is a 6 bed program for abused, homeless, at risk, and behaviorally disordered youth 12 - 18. The length of stay is dependent on how long it takes to find a stable place to live more permanently. Clients are be referred by MCFD. Methadone clients are accepted. Alternate Shelter Society is considered a last resort for youth who have been recently removed from unsuitable environments, are in care by agreement, are between placements, or are “on the run” as a means of survival. There is no fee for this program.
Amber Medical clinic
101- 1774 Hastings St. E
Vancouver, BC V5V 4G1
Note: This is a 10 bed (5 beds for homeless women and 5 beds for women from Corrections Canada) barrier-free program and emergency shelter for Aboriginal women in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside. Clients can self-refer. CSC clients are accepted. Program offers culturally appropriate healing including Pipe Ceremonies, smudging, cleansing, Sweat Lodge, drum/rattle making, and arts.
Anne Vogel Clinic
210-7671 Alderbridge Way
Richmond, BC V6X 1Z9
Note: A free clinic. Hours are Monday to Wednesday 8:30 to 4:30 pm, Thursday 1:30 to 7:00 pm, Friday 8:30 to 4:30 pm. On Fridays a doctor is available 10:00 to 3:00 pm.
Newman, Annie - RPN 1892 West Broadway Suite #2/F Vancouver, BC V6J 1Y9 Phone: 778.785.6859