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Health Services for Community Living – Health Services for Community Living (HSCL) provides professional consultation, care planning, education, advocacy and direct care to adults with developmental disabilities.

  • South Island
    250-388-2273
  • Central Island
    250-739-5749

Developmental Disability Mental Health Team (DDMHT)

  • Physician Referral Form for Adults and Youth 14-18yrs
  • Physician Referral Form for Child and Youth 5-18yrs One-time Consultation Service

Central Access and Rapid Engagement Services (CARES) – Provides screening, assessment, treatment recommendations and referrals to Island Health Mental Health and Substance Use and external community programs in the Victoria area.  The intake team includes professionals with backgrounds in social work, nursing, substance use treatment and psychology, with psychiatrist support to make referral decisions.

Integrated Mobile Crisis Response Team (IMCRT) – IMCRT operates from 1:00 p.m. to midnight, seven days a week.  1-888-494-3888
The program serves southern Vancouver Island as far as Sooke/Port Renfrew, the South Malahat, Sidney and provides phone consultation to the Gulf Islands.

Canadian Mental Health Association – 201-5878 York Road, DUNCAN, BC   Tel: 250-748-2606

Vancouver Island Crisis Line: 1‑888‑494‑3888 – This 24-hour Vancouver Island Crisis Line is an Island Health contracted service.