Youth Addiction Services

Offers a continuum of services for young people whose substance use is problematic, using our unique family care model to enable youth to remain connected to the community, and the individualized services and support they need to achieve their goals can be provided

  • uses a holistic, strengths-based approach that emphasizes the ongoing assessment of functioning in all life areas, and interventions that meet young people where they are
  • works with youth to develop their own goals and emphasize education, harm reduction and relapse prevention
  • focuses on assisting youth to successfully transition to ongoing community supports and resources
  • programs include: 
    • Youth Detox (to age 21 but priority is given to those age 16 and under)
    • Daughters & Sisters Addiction Treatment for Teen Girls (for ages 12-18)
    • Waypoint Addiction Treatment for Teen Boys (for ages 12-18)
    • Supported Recovery (to age 21)

Program name (alternate):  PLEA

Address / Contact Info

PLEA Community Services
3894 Commercial St Vancouver, BCV5N 4G2

Phone Numbers

Office : (604) 871-0450
Detox/Supported Recovery : (604) 708-2616
Daughters and Sisters : (604) 723-5041
Waypoint : (604) 897-3761

Service Details

Referral criteria: Ages 21 year(s) and under

Languages spoken: English

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This program was last updated on 14 Sep 2016.