Smoke pit, water, shower, laundry, resources, board games. Set hours for laundry. Everyone’s pretty accepting and friendly.
At 1138 Burrard Street. By the end of Davie across from St. Paul’s Hospital. Across from Davie Garden. Burrard Skytrain, then walk. There’s two doors to the building. Go in the first, and then another labeled, “Youth Services”. You have to buzz to be let in.
Rice, chicken, veggies for the primary meal. Dessert includes cake and ice cream. Can usually get seconds on dessert. Plain bread is always available.
Good to know:
Low barrier, sobriety doesn’t matter, no weapons, no cameras, 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM drop-in. 25 and under only. If you are between 22 and 24 you have to be out by 9pm. They’re willing to store any valuables you might have until leaving. There is a pet room where you can keep your pet while you eat. If it’s your first time, the staff will do an intake with you.
Saved for next day drop-ins.
Additional Services Available:
There is also an on-site psychiatrist, and doctor. Access to media room. Also access to a number of services that Directions offers.