VIHA's Child, Youth and Family Mental Health Services (CYFMH) offers a range of services from short-term crisis intervention to inpatient assessment and treatment planning which are client centred, trauma-informed, least restrictive and collaborative.
Services include: Crisis Services, Inpatient Services at Ledger House and Outpatient Programs.
Informed by principles of respect, diversity and cultural sensitivity, Child, Youth and Family Mental Health is an interdisciplinary psychiatric service designed to optimize the health and well-being of children, youth and families.
Working in concert within the community, our programs complement, support and enhance services to children, youth and families.
Through the provision of specialized consultation, we tailor our interventions to meet the unique and complex needs of children, youth and families and their communities.
Call 911 and let the operator know it is a mental health problem.
The Suicide Helpline can be reached at 1-800-784-2433.