Our Programs

Youth Hospital Liaison

Liaison and support for youth with substance use and /or mental health issues. This program includes assessment, referral, discharge plan and follow-up. READ MORE

Youth Concurrent Disorders Program

Direct counselling consultation support, referral and transition program for youth with mental health and substance misuse issues. READ MORE

Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) & Complex Disorders Support

For families referred through IHCAN in need of support and referral. READ MORE

Regional Alcohol and Drug Day (RADD)

Mobile youth drug and alcohol intensive day treatment program rotating throughout the West Kootenay Boundary Region, providing 4 – 6 week day treatment groups. READ MORE

Youth Prevention, Education, and Community Development

Education programming and prevention strategies for youth, parents, teachers, and community support persons.

Youth Drug and Alcohol Counselling, Outreach, and Support

Counselling services provided to youth individually and through group activities throughout the West Kootenay Boundary Region.

Youth Substance Abuse Management Program (YSAM)

Youth Substance Abuse Management Program: Probation mandated program for youth with substance use issues impacting their behaviour.

Youth Outreach –
Trail/Castlegar/Kaslo/Salmo/Slocan Valley

Outreach and support for youth having difficulty staying in school, finding accommodations, family/community issues, life skills acquisition and parent-teen mediation.

Family Program

Peer support program for parents who are impacted by their youth’s substance use.

Peer to Peer Support Program

Peer to peer and group work for families who have children with FASD and/or complex disorders.

We approach treatment holistically, encompassing the following life issues in our work:

• Alcohol and Drug information
• Risk/Reduction/Relapse Prevention
• Personal Goals/Treatment Plans
• Process of Change
• Family/Peer Relationships
• Communication Skills
• Anger Management/Assertiveness
• Sexuality
• Health – Physical, Emotional, Social and Spiritual
• Grief and Loss
• Conflict Resolution
• Self Awareness/Self-Esteem
• Life Skills
• Power/Empowerment and Personal Rights