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Riverview gone but the battle against mental illness continues

posted Jul 13, 2012, 9:51 AM by dm gillis
Today, the final patient at Riverview Hospital in Coquitlam will be transferred to another facility. This marks the closure of British Columbia's only large-scale psychiatric hospital after nearly 100 years of providing care to those battling severe mental illness. Since 2003, we at Coast Mental Health Foundation have been a part of the recovery services available at Riverview through our Coast Cottage residential, and Reason's Way and Dream-weaver transitional programs. Read more