ARC Programs Ltd.

Changes Youth Alcohol and Drug Program

Contact Information
Office Phone 250.763.2977
Fax 250.763.6060
Primary Contact Marnie Bland, Program Director; Email:
Primary Executive Shane Picken, Agency Director
Alternate Executive Patrick McIntosh, Director of Services
Description & Services
Service Details Provides a range of alcohol and drug services in school and community settings including but not limited to: substance misuse, assessment, prevention and early intervention services, brief counselling intervention, intensive individual treatment, referral and case management within the addictions/mental health system of care, aftercare planning and support services, parent consultation and education
Hours Mon-Fri: 8:30am - 5:30pm (Office)
Eligibility Ages: 12 year(s) - 18 year(s) 
Services provided are individualized according to the client’s needs and preferences, and/or may correspond to specific admission screening criteria or the referral source
How to Apply Open referral system (self, community service providers, family members, GP’s, etc. can contact the program manager or counsellors directly).
Cost None
Address & Map
513 Bernard Ave
Kelowna, BC V1Y 6N9
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Located In Community Kelowna
Major Intersection Bernard Ave and Ellis St
Other Details
Accessibility Fully Accessible ; Changes School-Based services are offered in Middle and High Schools in the Central Okanagan School District catchment area. Youth may also be seen in the community setting and ARC’s Bernard Street office in Kelowna
Languages English