The Alcohol & Drug Information and Referral Service

Lower Mainland: 604-660-9382, BC: 1-800-663-1441

Comforting Hands

Services on the Alcohol and Drug Line are confidential, multilingual, free, and available 24/7.

TTY: 604-875-0885

Worried about drug and alcohol use? Whether it's for yourself or someone you care about, you can call us for information, options and support.

We can refer you to a full range of counselling and treatment services across BC.

We can tell you about:

  • Support Groups (12 Step and non-12 Step)
  • Drug and Alcohol Counsellors for youth, adults and seniors
  • Drug Testing Services
  • Day Programs
  • Treatment Centres
  • Recovery Houses
  • Needle Exchange
  • Detox and Daytox
  • Medical Marijuana
  • Impaired Driving Counselling
  • Quitting Smoking
  • Concurrent Disorder
  • Drug Effects, Withdrawal Symptoms
  • Services for Parents, Partners and Adult Children
  • And much more....

VictimLinkBC (BC and Yukon): 1-800-563-0808 The Problem Gambling Help Line (BC): 1-888-795-6111 The Alcohol and Drug Information and Referral Service (BC): 604-660-9382 or 1-800-663-1441; (Yukon) 1-866-980-9099 The Shelter and Street Help Line (Lower Mainland): 604-875-6381 The Youth Against Violence Line (BC): 1-800-680-4264