The Deaf, Hard of Hearing and Deaf-Blind Well Being Program

We provide services for people who are Deaf, Hard of Hearing or Deaf-Blind (and their family members) in BC.

Counselling and therapy services

  • Individual
  • Couple
  • Family
  • Group

Other services

  • System navigation
  • Advocacy
  • Addiction support services
  • Collaboration & consultation with community and hospitals
  • Social and emotional skills developments
  • Education related to deaf culture
  • Psychiatric assessments and consultation
  • Psycho-educational workshops and community education
  • Mental Health interpreting

The WBP provides counselling for people dealing with depression, anxiety, trauma, or anger. The program also supports individuals in navigating life changes, exploring identity issues, and enhancing wellness.

4211 Kingsway Street
Suite 300
Burnaby, BC
V5H 1Z6
Phone: (604) 456-0900
TTY number (604) 456-0901
Fax: (604) 456-0904
Email: WellBeing.Staff@vch.ca

Hours of operation

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday ? 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Wednesday ? 8:30 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Open on Saturday biweekly ? see calendar

Referral

Download the form to your computer before filling it out. Include your last name in the filename. 

Email or fax the completed form to us. Contact information can be found in the forms.

If you need a referral to see our on-site psychiatrist, please have your doctor contact us for the referral form as it needs to be signed off by your doctor.

Visit the VCH Deaf, Hard of Hearing & Deaf-Blind Well-Being referral form webpage for more information. 

Parking & transportation

Skytrain: The nearest skytrain station is Patterson Skytrain Station. It's a 5 minutes walk on Olive Avenue from the station to the office.

Bus: Bus #19 ? stops are close to the building.

Parking: We have a pay parking lot at the building (enter from Kingsway). It is $2 per hour. There are some free parking across the street on Olive Avenue, Patterson Street, Halley Avenue and Sardis Street.

Visit the VCH Deaf, Hard of Hearing & Deaf-Blind Well-Being contact us webpage for more information. 

Eligibility

?We work with people of all ages from 0-99 years old.