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Medical mask policy in effect during respiratory illness season

Masks are currently required in all patient care areas of hospitals, long-term care facilities and community health-care sites and clinics. Please do not enter these facilities if you have cold or flu-like symptoms, such as runny nose, sore throat, fever, cough, shortness of breath/trouble breathing, diarrhea or vomiting. Do not enter these facilities if you feel unwell, no matter how mild the symptoms. 

Visitors to long-term care and seniors’ assisting living facilities need to wear a medical mask in common areas and when participating in indoor events in common areas. 

Thank you for helping keep patients and staff healthy this season.

ਤੁਰੰਤ ਮਦਦ ਦੀ ਲੋੜ ਹੈ?

ਜੇਕਰ ਕੋਈ ਸੁਰੱਖਿਆ ਸੰਬੰਧੀ ਜ਼ਰੂਰੀ ਚਿੰਤਾ ਹੈ, ਤਾਂ ਕਿਰਪਾ ਕਰਕੇ 9-1-1 ਨੂੰ ਕਾਲ ਕਰੋ ਜਾਂ ਆਪਣੇ ਨਜ਼ਦੀਕੀ ਹਸਪਤਾਲ ਵਿੱਚ ਐਮਰਜੈਂਸੀ ਵਿੱਚ ਜਾਓ।

ਆਤਮ ਹੱਤਿਆ ਹਾਟਲਾਈਨ: 1-800-784-2433

ਬੀ ਸੀ ਸੰਕਟ ਲਾਈਨ ਨੂੰ ਕਾਲ ਕਰੋ: 604-310-6789

ਬੱਚਿਆਂ ਦੀ ਮਦਦ ਲਈ ਫ਼ੋਨ: 1-800-668-6868

KUU-US ਸੰਕਟ ਸਹਾਇਤਾ ਲਾਈਨ (ਬੀ ਸੀ ਵਾਈਡ ਇੰਡੀਜੀਨਸ ਟੋਲ ਫਰੀ ਸੰਕਟ ਅਤੇ ਸਹਾਇਤਾ ਲਾਈਨ):: 1-800-588-8717

The Older Adult Mental Health Team is an interdisciplinary team providing community-based mental health services at no cost.

How to access

  • Check eligibility

    We support individuals, generally aged 65+ living on the North Shore who require an interdisciplinary team and meet one or more of the following criteria:

    • A progressive cognitive disorder with associated psychiatric and/or behaviour management problems and/or co-occurring misuse of alcohol, prescription medications, or other substances
    • A recently developed serious mental illness and physical and functional decline
    • A severe and persistent mental illness with cognitive, physical, or functional decline

    Individuals under the age of 65 will be seen if they have a progressive memory disorder with associated psychiatric and/or behaviour management problems.

  • Get a referral

    Please speak with your family doctor or nurse practitioner about a referral.

    There is no cost for services.

    Clients remain under the care of their General Practitioner or Nurse Practitioner.

    North Shore older adult mental health referral form

ਖੁੱਲ੍ਹਣ ਦੇ ਸਮੇਂ

ਇਸ ਵੇਲੇ ਬੰਦ ਹੈ
  • ਸੋਮਵਾਰ:   8:30 am to 4:30 ਸ਼ਾਮ
  • ਮੰਗਲ਼ਵਾਰ:   8:30 am to 4:30 ਸ਼ਾਮ
  • ਬੁੱਧਵਾਰ:   8:30 am to 4:30 ਸ਼ਾਮ
  • ਵੀਰਵਾਰ:   8:30 am to 4:30 ਸ਼ਾਮ
  • ਸ਼ੁੱਕਰਵਾਰ:   8:30 am to 4:30 ਸ਼ਾਮ
  • Saturday:   ਬੰਦ
  • ਐਤਵਾਰ:   ਬੰਦ

How to get there

​Elevator accessible from underground parkade.

How we help

The Older Adult Mental Health Team is an interdisciplinary team providing community-based mental health services at no cost.

Our services help improve the quality of life of older adults (and their caregivers), who are vulnerable due to a combination of psychiatric, medical
and social factors.

We offer psychiatric assessment and treatment for older adults who may require outreach services.

Our approach is to match services with individual needs. We provide case management and psychiatric services as needed and may also include liaising with pharmacies, families, and other community supports.

Our services

We offer our clients a number of different services to meet their individual needs:

  • Interdisciplinary assessment, treatment, and consultation.
  • Education to clients, their care partners, and community members.

We offer the following specialized services:

  • geri-psychiatric assessment and consultation,
  • case management,
  • psychosocial rehabilitation,
  • functional assessment, and
  • group engagement.

Professional Centre

Professional Centre is a five-story medical and office building located in the Central Lonsdale neighbourhood of North Vancouver.

Older Adult Mental Health Programs

Older adult mental health programs provide mental health services to senior clients with cognitive decline due to aging-related conditions.