Mental Health & Substance Use Locations

Mental Health and Substance Use Locations Island Health

Island Health offers a diverse set of safe, respectful health care locations to support those dealing with mental health and substance abuse disorders.  

Learn more about Mental Health. For services provided at these Island Health facilities, visit Mental Health & Substance Use Services

If you are experiencing a crisis or an emergency, the Vancouver Island Crisis Line, available 24/7: 1-888-494-3888.

The psychiatric unit at Cowichan District Hospital provides acute inpatient assessment and treatment services. 
Providing crisis response & counselling, emergency services and connects to mental health and substance use hospital and community treatment and recovery services.
Providing mental health services to seniors and adults when secondary resources are not sufficient.
Provides short-term transitional care setting for complex hospital patients who who require considerable discharge planning to move successfully into a longer-term community setting.
Access mental health and substance use services in Comox Valley, the North island and Quadra and Cortes Islands, Gold River, Tahsis and Sayward.
Access mental health and substance use services in Comox Valley.
Providing healthcare for people in Ladysmith and surrounding area.
The Ledger Program is an island-wide resource that provides acute, in-patient, hospital based psychiatric services for children and youth.
Serving and caring for the people of Comox Valley.
Serving and caring for people in and around the Parksville area.
Provides a point of entry for all Adult Mental Health and Addiction Services in Port Alberni.
Provides information, education, support and treatment for people affected by or at risk of developing alcohol and other drug-related difficulties.