North Shore (North & West Vancouver)
North Vancouver, BC
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Drop In Support Hours
Medical Services Drop In
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- Mental Health Support and Counselling
- Substance Use Counselling
- Drop in Counselling
- Primary Care and Sexual Health Clinics
- Intensive Youth Outreach Services (IYOS)
- Peer & Parent Support & Service Navigation
- Housing Support (19+)
- Life Skills & Employment Support
- Family Counselling
- Eating Disorders (12-18 yrs)
- Groups for Youth & Parents
- Prevention Education
- Opiate Agonist Services
- Intensive Case Management (ICM)
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Youth and youth adults 12- 24 can access support and counselling during drop in hours for any concerns they have, big or small. Drop in hours can also be used to secure referrals to other more specialized services either within Foundry, such as housing support, employment or life skills groups, or an outside service the young person feels would benefit them.
Primary Care & Sexual Health Services Clinic:
Foundry North Shore has a fully operational Primary Care Clinic geared to the specific needs of youth and youth adults aged 12-24. Staffed by family doctors, nurse practitioners and nurses, this clinic can take both drop in and pre-arranged appointments. Clients of the clinic can access services without a Personal Health Number (PHN). Drop In Hours Monday- Thursday 230- 500 pm. **Last patient taken at 430 pm
Mental Health & Substance use counselling:
Short term, solution focused therapy is available for youth and young adults 12-24 through assessment and referral at Foundry’s drop in service. Issues can include supportive interventions with depression, anxiety, or other mental health concerns as well as issues or questions regarding substance use and its impact on the young person’s health and well being.
Mental health only services for young people 13-18 is offered through a partnership with Ministry for Children and Family Development (MCFD). Child and Youth Mental Health (CYMH) clinicians from MCFD are available at Foundry on Tuesdays and Wednesdays between 1:00 and 5:00pm to complete intake for those who have been assessed with moderate to severe symptoms of mental health.
iYOS (Urgent Response/Intensive Case Management)
This program provides outreach services for youth (age 13-19) experiencing urgent and emergent mental health and substance use issues. Available services include: crisis intervention, education, short term counselling, Intensive Case Management (ICM) services, and assessments (either in the ER or community).
Assists clients with referrals to non crisis related services including counselling and psychiatric services if needed.
Additional support and consultation to parents regarding their youth in crisis.
iYOS is available 7 days a week for urgent matters with staff available weekdays 8:30 am to 11:00 pm, and weekends 11:00 am to 11:00 pm.
Please call: 604 984 3884 for assistance during these hours.
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Hosted by Vancouver Coastal Health, Foundry North Shore unites over 10 partner organizations that will work together to address the health care needs of youth ages 12 to 24 and their families.
Thanks to all the partner organizations that are part of Foundry North Shore!