Deltassist offers a variety of counselling options, designed to support members of the Delta B.C. community. We operate from locations in North Delta, Ladner, and Tsawwassen and have been caring for Delta since 1972.
We offer individual, couple and family counselling for those issues that are not addressed by other Deltassist programs. Free counselling is offered by Masters Level counselling interns who are supervised by our Manager of Counselling Services. Fee-for-Service counselling is provided by Registered Clinical Counsellors.
Deltassist offers counselling for Delta residents age 55+, who may have concerns that are impeding their ability to live a healthy lifestyle. Support can be provided to improve quality of life, including physical, social, and emotional well-being. Outreach can be provided to seniors in their home communities and their homes as appropriate, and with family as applicable.
Services For Families (Referred By MCFD)
Deltassist offers various services to families who are referred by the BC Mininistry of Children and Family Development (MCFD): Healthy Families program, one-to-one work with children, supervised visitation, outreach family counselling, and education in parenting skills.
Nobody’s Perfect Parenting
This free 6 week parenting program is offered to parents with children under 5 years of age, and covers children’s health, safety, development, and behaviour. Child care is provided during these weekly two-hour sessions, which are usually held in the morning.
Young Parent Outreach
Deltassist supports young and teen parents with support, education and mentoring. This program helps enable them to meet personal development goals while encouraging healthy development of their children.
Alcohol and Drug Counselling
We offer counseling to those directly or indirectly affected by a substance misuse problem, including individuals, couples, families, youth, seniors and groups. This includes treatment, education and prevention components.
Alternatives to Violence
If you are experiencing relationship violence this program provides assistance. It includes individual and group counseling for adult female victims of relationship violence and survivors of childhood sexual abuse.
Sexual Assault Response Program
The Sexual Assault Response Program is committed to ending sexualized violence through healing and community awareness. We are dedicated to supporting all women, men, trans, two-spirit and gender non-conforming survivors of sexual assault, who are aged 16 and up, through individual and/or group counselling, education, and empowerment.
Youth Suicide Prevention
Sometimes it’s tough being a teenager… Between school, friends, parents relationships, social media… the stress can be overwhelming. You might wonder what you can do to feel better?
Deltassist has a child/youth Suicide Prevention Program that may be able to help.
We provide assessment & counseling services for youth, with a focus on supporting teens in developing and using healthy ways to cope with stress. We also work collaboratively with schools and other community agencies and programs, as needed.