The Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Stabilization Unit (CAPSU) is a short stay unit for children and youth (ages six - 17) who need mental health crisis stabilization for two to seven days.

13750 96th Avenue
B.C.V3V 1Z2
Phone: 604-581-2211

Parking and Transportation

Parking rate East lot South lot Critical care  Creekside  Emergency Shirley Dean

Mobile parking payment: hangTag (must use Google Chrome internet browser to access the link)

First hour $4.25 $4.25 $4.25 $3.75 $4.25 $3.50
Each additional hour $3.50 $3.50 $3.50 $3.25 $3.50 $3.00
Day rate $11.25 $11.25 $11.25 n/a n/a $7.50
Evenings  $5.25 $5.25 $5.25 n/a n/a n/a
24-hour rate $16.25 $16.25 $16.25 n/a n/a n/a 
1-week permit $50.25 $50.25 $50.25 n/a n/a n/a
2-week permit $80.25 $80.25 $80.25 n/a n/a n/a
1-month permit $160.25 $160.25 $160.25 n/a n/a n/a
Seniors 2-week permit $70.25 $70.25 $70.25 n/a n/a n/a
 Seniors 1-month permit $140.75 $140.75 $140.75 n/a n/a n/a

*If you have difficulty paying for parking, financial hardship permits may be available on a case-by-case basis. Please talk to your unit social worker for more information or contact Parking Administration at 604-930-5440 (Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.) or email LMCParking@fraserhealth.ca. 

Hours of operation

Open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
 
Open visiting hours, but please be considerate of other patients who may need rest.

Referral

Referrals for CAPSU are done in Emergency Departments.

Referrals for APU can be initiated by Child and Youth Mental Health (MCFD), early psychosis intervention (EPI) program, CAPSU (Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Stabilization Unit) and require an accompanying psychiatric assessment/consultation. 

Resources

  • Kelty Mental Health
    Provincial resource centre that provides mental health and substance use information, resources, and peer support to children, youth and their families from across B.C.
  • Foundry
    Helps youth and young adults in B.C. check out how they’re feeling and quickly connect to mental health resources and support. Support includes education, self-care tools, website links and assistance in connecting to local professional resources.
  • Child, youth and young adult apps
    Apps available to support your loved one's mental health.