ARC Programs Ltd.

School-Based Mental Health Services

Record #: KNA1439
Last Modified: 29 Jan 2020
Last Full Update: 29 Jan 2020

Contact Information

Office Phone 250.763.2977
Fax 250.763.6060
Primary Contact Marnie Bland, Mental Health & Substance Program Director; Phone: 250.763.2977 ext 108; Email:
Primary Executive Pat McIntosh, Director of Services; Phone: 250.763.2977; Email:

Description & Services

Service Details - Provides services to children and youth who may have a previous mental health diagnosis, are experiencing significant challenges coping with their thoughts, emotions, and behaviours, or are experiencing mental health challenges that are affecting their ability to function in the school setting 
- Services can be moderate in duration and intensity, but may also include longer-term service for children andyouth requiring more support  
- School-Based Mental Health Counsellors are able to offer assessment, individual and group counselling, integrated case management and consultation services
Hours Mon-Fri: 8:30am - 5:30pm (Office) 
Flexible service hours available
How to Apply - Referrals are generated through the school-based teams in select Elementary and High Schools, and come through the School Counsellors 
- Youth can also request that his/her/their counsellor make a referral


Address & Map
513 Bernard Ave
Kelowna, BC V1Y 6N9
Located In Community Kelowna
Major Intersection Ellis St and Bernard Ave

Other Details

Accessibility Kelowna Secondary School, Mount Boucherie Secondary School, Rutland Secondary School, Raymer Elementary School, South Rutland Secondary School
Languages English