Crisis, Emergency and Acute Inpatient Services

Crisis and Emergency Services

24-Hour Vancouver Island Crisis Line at: 1-888-494-3888.

The Vancouver Island Crisis Line provides a supportive listening ear for people in emotional distress and connection to emergency mental health services when needed.

The number is the same for all areas of Vancouver Island.

Also available:

• Crisis Chat: Visit the Crisis Line website at www.vicrisis.ca
• Crisis Text:  Dial 1-250-800-3806 from your mobile

Both services are offered for all ages from 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm, 7 days a week.

If you are in a situation that involves immediate risk of harm to self or others, please call 911.

Acute Inpatient Services

Inpatient services are located at the North Island Hospital Comox Valley Campus. Services are accessed through your family doctor, psychiatrist or through emergency.

To contact the inpatient units: 250-331-5975.