Carlile Youth Concurrent Disorders Centre
The Carlile Youth Concurrent Disorders Centre supports youth 13 ? 18 years of age from the Vancouver Coastal Health region experiencing combined mental health and problematic substance use concerns.
Clients will have severe functional impairment in 2 or more of the following:
- School/work, social relationships,
- Housing, or self-care.
- Requires a comprehensive assessment and treatment initiation in a secure setting
- Community resources exhausted and/or unable to manage in the community
- Identified community case manager as per local determination
We focus on helping youth as they manage their substance use and mental health concerns by providing:
- A holistic approach to health from a multidisciplinary team
- Diagnostic clarification and medication management
- Medically managed detox
- A safe and welcoming environment
- Ways to build coping skills
- Opportunities to create positive connections and skills through a range of therapeutic approaches
- Connection with support systems (families, friends, community etc.)
- Discharge planning to provide sustainable support for youth
Access to the Carlile Youth Concurrent Disorders Centre is by referral only and through your local Mental Health and/or Substance Use team.
Download the Carlile Youth Referral form. Once this is complete please fax to Central Addictions and Intake Team (CAIT) at (604) 681-1894
For questions regarding the referral process please contact your local mental health and substance use team or CAIT at (604) 675-2455 extension 22501
Parking & transportation
Paid parking is available underground at the HOpe Centre. There is also two-hour street parking located close to the HOpe Centre.
?This service is for clients:
Age 13- 18 years
Resident of Vancouver Coastal Health region
Severe Mental Health Symptoms
Current severe problematic substance use
Severe functional impairment in 2 or more of the following: school/work, social relationships, housing, or self-care.
Requires a comprehensive assessment and treatment initiation in a secure setting
Community resources exhausted and/or unable to manage in the community
Identified community case manager as per local determination