Foundry Campbell River

Foundry is a provincial network of youth health centres.

As the lead agency, John Howard is working with youth, families, health services, community partners and donors to bring together a variety of health and social services under one roof. The aim of Foundry is for young people and families to be able to walk through one door and get the help they need. Partners include Adult Mental Health and Substance Use, Public Health, Child and Youth Mental Health, MCFD Youth Services, School District #72, North Island Employment Foundations Society, Sasamans Society, Campbell River and District Division of Family Practice. 

Foundry is funded by the BC Ministry of Health, philanthropic organizations, and donations. Please visit the Foundry Website for more information and the programs available.  

Program name (alternate):  Foundry

Address / Contact Info

The John Howard Society of North Island
140 10th Avenue Campbell River, BCV9W 4E3

Phone Numbers

Phone: (250) 286-0611
Fax: (250) 286-3650

Hours of Operation

Regular hours: Monday and Friday 8:30 - 4:30
Tues, Wed, Thurs 8:30 - 6:00
Closed 12:00 to 1:00 for lunch

Walk-in hours: Monday 9:00 - 11:00; 1:00 - 3:00
Tuesday to Thursday 1:00 - 5:30
Friday 9:00 - 11:00

Service Details

Geographic areas served:
Program fee:
Program fee notes:
Free services

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Other Programs from This Organization

180° Detox and Stabilization Voluntary program for youth aged 13 to 19 looking for up to 6 months of stabilization services after detox.
Collaborative Planning Program A John Howard Society program. We facilitate shared decision making meetings for families and youth involved with MCFD, and offer support to youth as they age out of foster care.
Gold River Youth and Family Counselling Counselling for youth and families in Gold River and Tahsis
HeadStart Program A six month full time attendance program designed to meet individual needs of male youth ages 14 – 18.
Homelessness Outreach and Prevention Program Support for individuals and families who are homeless or at risk of homelessness.
Intake Program - Adult Information, referrals and brief supportive counselling are available to ex-offenders and families who contact us.
Intensive Support and Supervision Program One-to-one support for youth on probation.
KidStart Volunteer Mentoring Program A one to one mentoring program for vulnerable children and youth, delivered by carefully screened and trained volunteers.
Oasis Program A six month full time attendance program designed to meet the needs of female youth ages 14 – 18.
The John Howard Society of North Island Serving the Campbell River and Comox Valley area since 1967. We offer programs and supports to help children, youth and families lead safer and healthier lives. There is no charge for our programs. Please see our website for more information.
Youth & Family Substance Use Services Alcohol and drug counseling for youth and their families.
Youth Forensic Psychiatric Services Assessment and treatment services for youth involved with the criminal justice system.
Youth Outreach Program Someone to talk to if things are overwhelming or out of control.
Youth to Adult Transition Program Helping youth prepare for living more independently.
Youth/Family Mediation Program Counselling and conflict resolution for youth and their families.

This program was last updated on: 14 May 2021.