Adult Substance Use Services - Nelson

Provides services for adults with problematic substance use (addictions) concerns:

  • Assessment
  • Individual and group treatment including relapse prevention which provides ongoing support to help maintain recovery

Referral and coordination for those needing:

  • Opiod Substitution Therapy (OST) (utilizing methadone or suboxone)
  • Withdrawal (detox) services
  • Day Treatment, Residential Treatment or Residential Supportive Recovery services

Free naloxone (narcan) kits are available at the office for substance users, family members or friends. In addition, free harm reduction supplies including needles and safer smoking kits are also available upon request.

Individuals may self-refer or referral may be made by a family member, physician or other helping professional.

Serves communities in the Nelson area including north to Balfour, south to South Slocan and up the Slocan Valley to the Village of Slocan.

Address / Contact Info

Interior Health Nelson Health Centre
2nd Floor - 333 Victoria Street Nelson, BCV1L 4K3

Phone Numbers

Phone : (250) 505-7248
Fax : (250) 505-7246

Hours of Operation

Regular hours: Monday to Friday: 8:30am to 4:30pm, Closed noon - 1pm

Service Details

Geographic areas served: Nelson, Salmo

Web Links

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This program was last updated on 26 Jun 2018.