Chat with one of our volunteers now.

Crisis Intervention & Suicide Prevention Centre of B.C.

Online chat is available from Noon to 1 AM in BC and Yukon Only

Gastown Vocational Services

Posted by & filed under Education & Schools, Employment & Unemployment, Resources.

Vancouver: 604-683-6047; Suite #405 – 375 Water Street, Vancouver BC


Gastown Vocational Services offers a wide range of vocational and educational services to individuals with mental health issues. Their staff of occupational therapists, psychologists and life-skills and job coaches helps youth to obtain work experience, employment, and/or access to educational and skills training programs.

The Youth and Young Adult Program (YYAP) in particular assists youth and young adults to obtain work experience, employment and/or access to educational and skill training programs. One-to-one job coaching and supported employment services are offered.  Referrals must come from a mental health worker, MCFD worker, private psychiatrist or GP.