Emergency Help if you or someone you know is having a mental health or substance use crisis, call 911 or go to your local hospital emergency room, or call the Crisis Line at 310-6789 (no area code needed) or Suicide Hotline 1-800-SUICIDE (1-800-784-2433)
Coast Mental Health began serving individuals in the Greater Vancouver area in 1972. Coast is a client-driven, recovery-oriented non-profit organization. Today we provide a wide range of programs and services -- supported housing for nearly 1,200 people, helping hundreds find paid work and volunteer activities each year, and providing community services for people with a mental illness.
At Coast, we know that people with a mental illness:
- have a pivotal role in their own recovery
- have the capacity to learn and grow
- should be shown respect and listened to
- can and do recover
Our programs and services include:
Access: Admission requirements vary for each program. Please see details under the relevant section.