Park at Coal Harbour, Vancouver, BC
Types of Help Available
A senior who is experiencing an alcohol problem can benefit from many different types of help including information and education, outreach and outpatient counselling, detoxification, support groups, and longer term services. The specific types will depend on how long the problem has existed and other factors in the person's life.
Coming Soon! Information on outreach and outpatient counselling, support groups, and longer term services.
Index to Alcohol Treatment Issues
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Guiding Principles For Service Providers Helping Seniors Who Have Alcohol Problems
An Introduction to Harm Reduction
Barriers to Receiving Help
Mobility and Transportation Barriers
Seniors Speak Out ... About Stigma
10 Ways to Fight the Stigma of Alcohol Problems
Seniors Speak Out... About Loneliness
Barriers for Older Women
Types of Treatment
What Seems to Work Best
What Treatment Works for Early Onset Drinkers?
A Community Approach