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Substance Use / Addictions

Quit Now

Quit now is a free service to help you quit smoking and remain smoke-free.more info

Address / Contact Info
Smoking Cessation Program Lung Association of British Columbia
Phone: (604) 731-5834
Toll-free: 1-877-455-2233
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Run to Quit

Run to Quit pairs the quitting expertise of the Canadian Cancer Society with Running Room’s learn to walk or run 5km clinics. The program greatly increases a person’s chances of quitting smoking while encouraging increased physical activity.more info

Address / Contact Info
Canadian Cancer Society, BC & Yukon, Cancer Control & Health Promotion
565 W 10th Avenue
, Vancouver, BC, V5Z 4J4
Phone: 1-800-419-2906 ext. 264
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SMART Recovery

SMART Recovery (Self-Management and Recovery Training) is open to any member of the public who is struggling with addictive behaviours. Meetings take place in the Mental Health & Addictions group room (room 3018) from 2:30-4:00 on Friday afternoons, with the exception of stat holidays. No intake appointment necessary.

SMART Recovery is also available on Wednesday evenings at 6:30 at the CRC (4752 Joyce Ave), or online at more info

Address / Contact Info
3rd floor, 5000 Joyce Ave
, Powell River, BC, V8A 5R3
Phone: (604) 485-3300

SMART Recovery Family & Friends

CURRENTLY ON BREAK OVER THE SUMMER. Please check back in the fall for updated hours.

Our purpose is to provide resources and support for those who are affected by the addictions of a loved one. Our method is based on the tools of SMART Recovery (Self-Management and Recovery Training) and CRAFT (Community Reinforcement Approach & Family Training).

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Address / Contact Info
Powell River Mental Health & Substance Use Services
3rd floor, 5000 Joyce Ave
, Powell River, BC, V8A 5R3
Phone: (604) 485-3300
Fax: (604) 485-3303

Sunshine Coast Treatment Services

SCTS has been providing individual physician-directed methadone treatment services in Powell River since 2002.more info

Address / Contact Info
4739 Joyce Ave
, Powell River, BC, V8A 3B5
Phone: (604) 485-7983

SUSTAIN (Substance Users Society Teaching Advocacy Instead of Neglect)

SUSTAIN (Substance Users Society Teaching Advocacy Instead of Neglect) is a harm reduction peer-led project. We are dedicated to our commitment of reducing stigma, advocating for the human rights of people who use drugs, and empowering individuals to live their best quality of life. more info

Address / Contact Info
PREP Community Programs, Community Resource Centre
4752 Joyce Ave.
, Powell River
Phone: (604) 223-7761
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