Youth

Helping you make healthy choices in your life

Youth

If you're a teen, you know that healthy choices aren't always the easiest ones to make. Our job is to help you make good choices so you can succeed.

Find youth services below designed to meet your needs.:

AddictionOur youth addiction services are designed to meet the needs of youth struggling with substance misuse or addiction to drugs or alcohol.They include prevention, counselling, detox and treatment services.

Visit the Youth Addiction section to learn more.

ImmunizationGet resources such as schedules and locations to immunize your child as well as resources to address common concerns about vaccines.

Learn more about immunizing your child.

ClinicsOur youth clinics are a free and confidential drop in services where you can talk to a health care provider about the health topics that are important to you.

Find a youth clinic near you

Mental HealthThere are a wide range of mental health services available including assessment, treatment, consultation, therapy and more.

Learn more about our mental health services for children and youth.

DisabilitiesWe support children and youth who have complex health conditions including diabetes, seizures, g-tubes etc at home, in schools and in the community.

Learn more about the services for children and youth with disabilities.

School health We publish an annual School Health Manual that provides information for teachers and school staff about the health services available for school-aged children and youth in Vancouver.

Get the School Health Manual.

Eating disordersWe support children, youth and adults, ages 11 and over, who are struggling with body image, disordered eating and eating disorders.

Learn more about our services for eating disorders.

Audiology 

Our program offers comprehensive hearing services for children ages 0-19 years of age.

Learn more about audiology services provided.

Pregnancy

Pregnancy, childbirth and new parenthood bring physical and emotional changes. Knowing what to expect can make these changes easier to handle and enjoy.

Learn more about the pregnancy services offered.

More services for youth

Find counselling, substance use and concurrent disorder services: Youth Wellness Services Brochure

Explore attitudes, values, and behaviours that support sexual health and well-being: BLUSH: Bold Learning for Understanding Sexual Health

Can't find the service you need?

Visit the HealthLInk BC website or call 8-1-1 for health information and access to services.