Clearview Detox welcomes people with mental and physical health challenges regardless of race, religion, culture, or sexual orientation. We strive to provide exceptional care and treat all individuals with dignity, compassion and respect.
The 12 bed medically supported facility serves the following regions; Cowichan Valley, Nanaimo, Parksville, Courtenay/Comox, Port Alberni, Campbell River, Port Hardy, Powel River, and Tofino/Ucluelet.
Referrals can be made by:
- Community General Practitioners (family physicians), walk-in clinics
- MHSU clinicians: substance use counselors, outreach
- Indigenous counselors
- Acute care (hospital based physicians, nurses, and social workers)
Once Clearview Detox receives a referral, you will be placed on the wait list and contacted by our intake coordinator.
Admissions are booked by medical priority. Once accepted on the waitlist, individuals are advised to call 250-739-5891 regularly to check on their admission date status. Individuals referred to Clearview Detox must be able to move about independently and manage their own basic self-care.
Island Health Mental Health and Substance Use Services that provide referrals to Clearview:
Campbell River Hospital Crisis Nurse: 250-850-2620
Cowichan Valley Substance Use Services: 250-737-2007
Nanaimo Brooks Landing Access Services: 250-739-5710
Nanaimo Substance Use Services Outreach (SUSO) – 250-713-5118
Oceanside Health Centre: 250-951-9550
Port Alberni: 250-731-1311
Port Hardy MHSU - 250-901-6051
Port MacNeill MHSU - 250-956-4461
Powell River (VCH) -604-485-3303
Tofino/Uclulet Substance Use Team: 250-726-1282
24-hour a day acute, inpatient withdrawal management from a multi-disciplinary team
The average length of stay is 7 to 10 days
Daily programming may include psychosocial groups, peer support, indigenous health, and AA/NA meetings
Support for individuals in early stages of recovery, referrals to community resources, and discharge planning
For immediate help or support
If you are in a situation that involves immediate risk of harm to self or others, please call 9-1-1.
For emotional support or assistance contact Vancouver Island 24 Hour Crisis Line: 1-888-494-3888.
967 Haliburton St