Crisis Response Team

Provides emergency services aimed at the assessment and rapid stabilization of acute symptoms of mental illness and/or emotional distress. 

Contact Us

Cowichan District Hospital Emergency
3045 Gibbins Road
Duncan, BC  V9L 1E5

24-Hour Vancouver Island Crisis Line 1.888.494.3888

Access Services

Access services by visiting the emergency room at Cowichan District Hospital or by phoning the 24-Hour Crisis Line.

Services Provided

  • Assessments done by the Crisis Response Team generally take place in the Emergency Room at Cowichan District Hospital where medical back-up is available. 
  • The team is available seven days a week from  8:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. 
  • Evenings the function is taken over by hospital-based Crisis Response staff.