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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.


如果有安全上的緊急顧慮,請致電 9-1-1 或就近前往醫院急診室。

自殺防治專線: 1-800-784-2433

撥打卑詩省危機專線 (BC Crisis Line): 604-310-6789

兒童協助電話 (Kids Hellp Phone): 1-800-668-6868

KUU-US 危機支援專線 (Crisis Support Line)(卑詩全省原住民免費危機與支援專線 (BC Wide Indigenous Toll Free Crisis and Support Line)): 1-800-588-8717


Vancouver detox offers adult withdrawal management services, also known as detox. Provides safe and supporting bed-based program for people who require medical withdrawal and/or initiation and titration of opioid agonist treatments (OAT). The team at VDC includes physicians, nurses, social workers, health care workers, indigenous health staff, acupuncturists, peers and volunteers.

How to access

  • Get a referral

    Clients are mostly referred by Access Central: 1 (866) 658-1221.



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What to expect

Clients will receive an intake date and time. When they arrive at Vancouver Detox, the staff will complete an assessment, orient them to the site and support them in managing their belongings. 

During clients’ inpatient treatment, in addition to medical and psychosocial care, clients will receive nutritious meals and snacks. 

Vancouver Coastal Health Detox Centre

Vancouver Detoxification Centre (VDC) is a place that supports clients who need medical help to come off substances.

Detox Services

Adult withdrawal management services, also known as detox, provide nursing care and physician support for a safe, supportive environment for people experiencing acute withdrawal from substances.