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Friday, July 23, 2021 8:30 AM
People and communities throughout B.C. will have the on-the-ground support they need to respond to the overdose crisis and help save lives, with the addition of two new community action teams (CATs) and additional support for existing teams.
Tuesday, July 20, 2021 10:15 AM
Young people living with serious mental illness will benefit from expanded early psychosis treatment and supports in B.C.
Friday, July 16, 2021 10:10 AM
British Columbians seeking mental health and substance use supports will have better access to quality services with the introduction of consistent, high-quality training resources for peer support workers throughout the province.
Thursday, July 15, 2021 1:15 PM
To help save lives by separating more people from the poisoned illicit drug supply, British Columbia is phasing in a new policy to expand access to prescribed safer supply.
Wednesday, July 14, 2021 9:00 AM
More British Columbians now have access to free and low-cost support for mental health and substance-use challenges with expanded funding for community-based counselling programs, including virtual sessions, throughout the province.
Thursday, July 8, 2021 8:00 AM
More children, teens and young adults will gain better access to mental health support through an investment to expand Stigma-Free programs and a special mental health toolkit.
Wednesday, June 30, 2021 11:15 AM
Children and teens who are experiencing anxiety and stress because of the COVID-19 pandemic will benefit from new digital resources from Anxiety Canada to help them cope.
Tuesday, June 29, 2021 10:30 AM
Sheila Malcolmson, Minister of Mental Health and Addictions, has released the following statement regarding the BC Coroners Service’s report on illicit drug toxicity deaths for May 2021:
Tuesday, June 22, 2021 9:30 AM
Women affected by trauma and their loved ones will benefit from expanded mental health supports to help more families in B.C. thrive.
Friday, June 18, 2021 9:30 AM
British Columbians affected by eating disorders will benefit from expanded services, supports and more timely access to care, with an investment to help meet increased need because of the COVID-19 pandemic.