Sunshine Coast Health Centre

Freestanding Chemical Dependency Rehab



Number of Beds: 30
Detox Available: Yes


Last Year’s Admissions:

Total Annual Admits 181
Average Length of Stay 42 days
Percent of Women 0%
Percent under 25 20%
Percent with College Education 40%
Percent Covered by Public Assistance 0%
Receiving some form of psychiatric medication other than for detoxification 30%

Admissions Procedures:

Night Admission Available: Yes
Weekend Admission available: Yes
Face to Face Interview or exam required before admission: No



Facility has separate program for:

  • Family
  • Fitness
  • Men

Facility has special track for:

  • Nicotine Cessation

Facility has group sessions for:

  • Anger Management/Conflict Resolution



Self-pay Cost: $2300 per week
Public Assistance coverage may be accepted: No
Medicare Coverage accepted: No
Insurance Coverage verified before admission: Yes
Follow-up Care included at no additional charge: Yes



Licensed by: Provincial Government of BC
Type of License: Community Care License
Accredited by: Ministry of Health & Vancouver Coastal Health Authority


Self Description:

“A client-centered program for men utilizing a multidisciplinary team approach to client care.”

Treatment Philosophy:

“Client-cenered, abstinence based program based on latest research evidence, with a special emphasis on helping clients take responsibility for themselves.”

Approach to Dual Diagnosis:

“Clients admitted with dual diagnosis; psychiatrist, psychiatric nurse, and Masters level therapists on staff.”

Family Program:

“Utilizes a non=-confrontational, systemic approach to working with families.”

Position on 12 Step Involvement:

“Encourage 12 Step participation, focus on evidence-based aspects of 12 Step program. Clients attend evening meetings during their stay.”

Position on Confrontation:

“Confrontation as a counselling style is not permitted.”

Additional Characteristics:

“Facility is situated on 5 acres of oceanfront property complete with private and semi-private rooms, fitness centre, exercise pool, and much more.”

Contact Information:
Admissions Telephone Number: (866) 932-5985
General Information: (866) 932-5985
Address: 2174 Fleury Road
Powell River, British Columbia V8A4Z2