Need help immediately?

If there is an urgent safety concern, please call 9-1-1 or go to emergency at your nearest hospital.

Suicide prevention hotline: 1-800-784-2433

Call BC Crisis Line: 604-310-6789

Kids Help Phone: 1-800-668-6868

KUU-US Crisis Support Line (BC Wide Indigenous Toll Free Crisis and Support Line): 1-800-588-8717

For families on the North Shore who need support and education.

How to access

  • Family Support and Education Group

    Led by a  family therapist for families looking for support and education through the HOpe Centre. 
    Drop-in is available every second Thursday, 4:00 to 5:00 p.m. Please contact Holly Parsons to inquire. 


    Holly Parsons, Family Therapist
    Phone: (604) 984-5000 ext. 5150

  • HOpe 4 Families Support Group

    This group is on hold. Family members can attend the regular Family Support and Education Group above. 

Hours of operation

Currently closed
  • Monday:   Closed
  • Tuesday:   Closed
  • Wednesday:   8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • Thursday:   8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
  • Friday:   8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
  • Saturday:   Closed
  • Sunday:   Closed

Parking & transportation

Lions Gate Hospital is located on 231 East 15th Street in North Vancouver.

​Paid visitor parking is available in the hospital parkade on 15th Street, east of St. Georges Avenue.

For detailed information regarding parking, public transit and wheelchair accessibility, please review the LGH Patient & Family Handbook.

Download parking rates for VCH facilities.

Lions Gate Hospital (LGH)

​Lions Gate Hospital (LGH) provides a full range of general and many specialized acute care services, including general medicine, emergency and critical care, general surgery, orthopedics, maternity, pediatrics, psychiatry, chemotherapy, cardiac care, diagnostics, nuclear medicine, palliative care, rehabilitative services and neurosurgery.

HOpe Centre Family Support

For families on the North Shore who need support and education.