British Columbia Division

Salvation Army Provides Hope on World Mental Health Day

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Did you know that in any given year, about 1 in 7 young people in BC will experience a mental illness at some point? On World Mental Health Day, we address the reality of mental illness and support those who struggle with mental illness issues. The Salvation Army BC operates numerous ministries that cater to the needs of people in our community struggling with their mental health.

At The Salvation Army Harbor Light, we provide clients with extensive treatment and recovery assistance and mental health resources. We offer 23 beds for men and 6 beds for women and support our clients 24/7 with health care workers and daily nursing services.

We believe in building our clients’ physical, emotional, psychological, and spiritual health providing a clean, safe, and supportive environment for those in need. 

To learn more about Harbor Light, or other mental health services we provide, visit www.harbourlightbc.com.

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