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Sunday, September 20, 2020 10:30 AM
People living with severe mental health challenges in British Columbia will have increased access to 24/7 community-based supports and services through six new Assertive Community Treatment (ACT) teams throughout province.
Sunday, September 20, 2020 9:45 AM
The mental health and well-being of B.C. students and staff are at the heart of a new Mental Health in Schools (MHiS) Strategy aimed at finding new and improved ways to support students who need help.
Wednesday, September 16, 2020 9:00 AM
To help stop overdoses and save lives, Dr. Bonnie Henry, provincial health officer, has issued a public health order to increase the number of health professionals authorized to help people at risk for overdose access safer alternatives to the toxic street drug supply, as B.C. works to update prescribing guidance.
Wednesday, September 2, 2020 9:00 AM
Students and staff will head back to school with more resources available to support mental wellness during the unprecedented school year ahead.
Monday, August 31, 2020 7:30 AM
Judy Darcy, Minister of Mental Health and Addictions, has issued the following statement on International Overdose Awareness Day, Monday, Aug. 31, 2020:
Friday, August 28, 2020 8:00 AM
Applications are open for grant funding to increase substance-use treatment and recovery beds and help more people living with addiction in British Columbia.
Thursday, August 13, 2020 9:30 AM
More youth will soon have access to treatment in their communities, thanks to an investment that will more than double the number of treatment beds for youth struggling with addictions in B.C.
Tuesday, August 4, 2020 10:45 AM
More people in B.C. will have access to life-saving overdose prevention, treatment and supports.
Thursday, July 16, 2020 1:05 PM
Judy Darcy, Minister of Mental Health and Addictions, has released the following statement on the BC Coroners Service’s monthly illicit drug toxicity deaths report for June 2020:
Friday, July 10, 2020 10:15 AM
Increased access to treatment and recovery services will help more people living with addictions during two public health emergencies – the overdose crisis and the COVID-19 pandemic.