Youth Drug and Alcohol
Counseling, Outreach and Support
Counseling services provided to youth
individually and through group activities throughout the West
Kootenay Boundary Region.
Alcohol and Drug Day (RADD) Program
Intensive day treatment program
centralized in Castlegar providing on going intake throughout the
West Kootenay/Boundary region. Providing 4-6 week long day treatment
groups. The RADD programs mobile component will provide programming
in outlying communities based on need.
Prevention, Education and Community Development
and prevention strategies for youth, parents, teachers, and
community supports persons.
Youth Substance Abuse Management Program:
Probation mandated program for youth with substance abuse issues
impacting their behavior.
Liaison and support for youth
with substance use and/or mental health issues. This program
includes assessment, referral, discharge plan and follow up.
Youth outreach and support for
youth having difficulty staying in school, finding accommodation,
Peer support program for parents who are impacted by their youths
Alcohol Syndrome and Complex Disorder Family Support
For families referred
through IHCAN in need of support and referral
||Peer to Peer
Peer to peer and group
work for families who have children with FAS and/or complex
The Kootenay Youth Adventure Program (KYAP)
This is a prevention based program focussing on
positive recreation in the West Kootenays. Group of up to 10 youth are
selected and taken on various recreational outings with the goal of
introducing them to new recreational opportunities, work on group dynamics
and positive peer relations, and work on individual goals and issues. For
more information please contact Mike @ (250)304-2676.
There are no groups running
in the summer. Please check back in the fall for new programming.
An evening drop in support group for Gay,
Bisexual, Lesbian, Transgender, Two-spirited and Questioning (GBLTTQ)
Youth. For more information contact Cindy in Trail at (250)231-0316 or
250-304-2676 ext 23.
There are no groups running in the
summer. Please check back in the fall for new programming.