Access and Assessment Centre

?The Access and Assessment Centre (AAC) is here to help you, your family member or your friend during a non-life threatening mental health and/or substance use issue. The AAC offers short term treatment on-site, by telephone and by mobile response. Clinical staff provide 24/7 support, stabilization and crisis management to clients. 

Our staff includes registered nurses, registered psychiatric nurses, and social workers, psychiatrists and reception staff who are here to help 24/7. We are the single point of access to VCH mental health and/or substance use services in Vancouver and offer an alternative to the Emergency department for people having a non-life threatening mental health and/or substance use issue.

Access and Assessment Centre (AAC)

711 West 12th Avenue
Vancouver, BC
V5Z 1M9
Phone: (604) 875-8289
Fax: (604) 875-8248

Hours of operation

?Open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week