Assertive Community Treatment (ACT)

Contact Us

#207–1040 Shoppers Row
Campbell River, BC V9W 2C6
Phone: 250-850-2620
Fax: 250-850-2464

Assertive Community Treatment (ACT) is a mental health program that focuses on individual clients and their recovery.  The program facilitates community living, psychosocial rehabilitation, and recovery for persons who have the most serious mental illnesses.

  • ACT serves clients with serious mental illnesses that are complex and who have very significant functional impairments.
  • ACT services are delivered by a group of mental health staff from a variety of disciplines, who work as a team and provide the majority of treatment services.
  • ACT services are individually tailored to the needs of each client.
  • ACT teams are mobile and deliver services in the community.

Services Provided

  • Building on strengths
  • Achieving goals
  • Psychiatric/Psychological treatment/supports
  • Services/support for concurrent substance use
  • Healthy lifestyle choices
  • Budgeting Support
  • Attending Work or School
  • Finding/maintaining housing
  • Access to medical care
  • Learning/enhancing skills
  • Medication administration or monitoring
  • Social/recreational/leisure 
  • Counselling
  • Accessing community resources

Access Services

Referrals are received via Intake 

Intake phone: 250-850-2620 fax: 250-850-2464