Sisters Together Active in Recovery - STAR - South Mental Health and Substance Use Services

Sisters Together Active in Recovery (STAR) is an outpatient treatment program. We offer a variety of treatment options, free of charge, for women having problems related to the use of drugs or alcohol. We are a bisexual, gay, and transgender inclusive service and support all women.

The STAR treatment program includes: group programming for women in early and later stages of recovery, support drop-in groups, art therapy groups, acupuncture (co-ed), SMART recovery group (co-ed), short-term individual counselling, access to addictions medicine, access to mental health support ,  access to rehabilitation (occupational therapy, recreation therapy, peer support, employment counselling), and harm reduction supplies, including naloxone dispensing and training.

South Mental Health and Addiction Services

1200 West 73rd Avenue
Vancouver, BC
V6P 6G5
Phone: (604) 266-6124
Fax: (604) 266-7134

Hours of operation

Monday to Friday from 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.


?Referral can be initiated by the person affected, family/support, or health care professional by phoning (604) 266-6124. Open to individuals living in Vancouver, Richmond, or the North Shore.

Parking & transportation

There is ample street parking. Located 1 block from the Marpole loop. Bus tickets are available to individuals who require them for transportation to the site. The site is wheelchair accessible through the Airport Square tower.


All women are supported This is a bisexual, gay, and transgender inclusive service.