The Fraser Health Authority delivers a range of health care services to more than 1.8 million people living in the communities of Burnaby, New Westminster, Delta, Surrey, White Rock, Port Moody, Coquitlam, Port Coquitlam, Pitt Meadows, Maple Ridge, Langley, Mission, Abbotsford, Chilliwack, District of Kent, Harrison Hot Springs, and the Fraser Canyon (Hope).
The Fraser Health Authority – Mental Health and Substance Use makes it easier for British Columbians who live in a Fraser Health Authority community to find support and information about mental health and substance use services they need, for themselves or their loved ones. Find information on emergency and non-emergency help, treatment options, peer and family support, the mental health act, screening self-tests, treatment and care options, medications and mental wellness. You can also find the following:
- Child and Youth Mental Health and Substance Use provides information on the signs and symptoms to watch for in your child or youth, information on where to get help, child and youth mental health services, and youth substance use services.
- Mental Health and Substance Use Centres provide support to adults (19 years and older) experiencing mental illness, and substance use issues. Contact the Mental Health Centre in your community for further information on the services and supports available.
- Mental Health and Substance Use Community Centres provide support for individuals experiencing mental illness and substance use problems. Some services may not be offered at all locations, but a referral can be made to access these services at the location nearest you. A referral from a family doctor may be required to access some services.
- Substance Use (Addictions) Services provide information on substance use; where to get help; adult, aboriginal and youth substance use services; harm reduction and cross-cultural resources.