Youth Substance Use Counselling - Salmo

Provides free, community-based, client-centered, low-barrier, confidential, voluntary, and non-judgmental service to youth between the ages of 12 - 19 (& their families) who have been negatively impacted by substance use and/or the substance use of others.

Supports young people in experiencing new opportunities, overcoming barriers, preventing further adversity, building positive relationships, and further developing the confidence and skills for life.

Youth  or family members are welcome to call or text to connect with the counsellor.  Referrals can also be made by phone or via the referral form on the website,

If needed, the Counsellor will help to connect youth to Freedom Quest regional programs including:

Because of COVID-19, services are currently being delivered by phone, confidential video chat and/or physically distanced walks outside.

Address / Contact Info

Freedom Quest Youth Services Society
Salmo Valley Youth & Community Centre 206 7th Street Salmo, BCV0G 1Z0
Salmo Youth Substance Use Counsellor : River Jones
Mailing address:
PO Box 498
Salmo, BC
V0G 1Z0

Phone Numbers

Salmo Youth Substance Use Counsellor: (250) 231-4962
Head Office in Castlegar: 1-877-304-2676
Fax: (250) 364-0083

Web Links

Areas Served

Sub-Regions ServedSalmo Area

Location Map

This program was last updated on: 14 Jun 2021.