Alcohol & Drug Awareness

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Information and Referral Services

Addiction Services - Nanaimo

VIHA Youth and Family Addiction Services

Phone: 250.739.5790
VIHA Child and Youth Services
206 - 97 Cavan Street, Nanaimo BC V9R 2V1

  • Youth and family addiction Services
  • Early Intervention Services to Secondary Schools
  • Outreach services

Monday - Friday, 8:30am - 5pm

Mental Health and Addiction Services Walk-In Counselling Clinic

Phone: 250.739.5710
203 - 2000 Island Highway (Brooks Landing), Nanaimo
Crisis and emergency response, crisis counselling, withdrawal support. Connect to other services.

Monday - Friday: 10am - 7pm

Youth and Family Addiction Services (& Partners in Parenting)

Phone: 250.755.7855
260 Irwin St (Princess Royal Family Centre), Nanaimo

Monday - Friday, 8:30am - 4:30pm

Addiction Services - Duncan

Intake Address 

3088 Gibbins Road
Duncan, BC V9L 1E8

Phone: 250.709.3040
Fax: 250.709.3045

Provides a timely, single point of entry for all adult Mental Health and Addiction Services in the Cowichan Valley. Intake staff will connect individuals with the most appropriate service.


Alcohol and Drug Information and Referral Service

Phone: 1.800.663.1441

Alcoholics Anonymous

Alcoholics Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from alcoholism.

AA BC/Yukon

Alcoholics Anonymous BC/Yukon

Al-Anon BC/Yukon

If your life has been affected by someone else's drinking, you are an Al-Anon or Alateen member, or a professional working in the field of alcoholism, there may be items of interest on this site for you.


Empower Your Sober Self

Narcotics Anonymous

Helpline: 1.604.873.1018