MCFD Child and Youth Mental Health - Nelson

Services available for children and adolescents who are experiencing life threatening depression, psychological disorders, such as eating disorders, serious mental illness, severe behaviour disorders and disabling reactions to handicapping conditions, trauma and abuse.

Services include clinical assessment, treatment (individual, group, family), crisis intervention, clinical consultation by psychiatrists, and community planning and coordinated case management.

Educational workshops and resource materials also offered.

A walk-in intake clinic is held each week on Tuesday and Thursday mornings from 9 to 11am. No referral is necessary. Intake clinic is for children, youth aged to 19 years and their families where children and youth can receive a same-day initial assessment by a trained professional in a confidential environment.

Address / Contact Info

Ministry of Children and Family Development (MCFD)
566 Stanley Street Nelson, BCV1L

Phone Numbers

Nelson Office : (250) 354-6480
Toll-free : 1-888-431-3411
Fax : (250) 354-6720

Hours of Operation

Office Hours: Monday to Friday
9am - 12 noon; 1 - 4pm

Walk-in Intake Clinic: Tuesdays & Thursdays 9 to 11am

Service Details

Geographic areas served: Nelson

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This program was last updated on 11 May 2018.