Phoenix uses a trauma-informed practice model which is reflected in all aspects of the program, the staffing model, and the overall culture.
LUANR participants can be referred by a health professional or apply directly to this program.
LUNAR has a cost of $40.00 on a per-diem basis. However, this cost is covered for participants referred by a health professional through the BC Mental Health and Substance Use Services Provincial Substance Use Treatment Program.
In all cases, Residents will need to provide their personal spending money.
The Provincial BC Mental Health and Substance Use Services provides funding for structured, supportive residential treatment services for men and women through the Provincial Substance Use Treatment Program.
Clients must be 19 years of age or older, have a primary concern of substance use and show patterns of substance use that have not been successfully addressed at the community level. The program is 90 days with 6-12 months of aftercare support.
Services are contracted to Phoenix Society in Surrey and Cedars at Cobble Hill on Vancouver Island. Twenty of the beds are provided through the Phoenix Society. Cedars at Cobble Hill is providing the other 10 beds.
A referral through the Regional Health Authority is needed to access this program. Services provided include:
A referral through the Regional Health Authority is needed to attend LUNAR through the Provincial Substance Use Treatment Program.
Self-referrals are also welcome. Download the LUNAR Prescreen form.
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LUNAR provides an interdisciplinary and holistic approach to supporting participants and their individualized treatment goals. The care team includes:
The LUNAR program is located on the south end of third floor of the Quibble Creek Building designed by dys Architects and opened in 2008. It is a bright and welcoming building. The north end of the floor contains 12 transitional housing suites for women. The third floor has access only for women in LUNAR or in Transitional Housing and staff.
The LUNAR section of the third floor contains 6 double occupancy rooms and two triple occupancy rooms. Each of the rooms have a bathroom. There is a group room, a counsellors office, a medication room, a laundry, and a communal balcony.
On the fourth floor of Quibble Creek there is a nursing office that LUNAR women can access. The Outreach worker is located on the second floor of Quibble Creek. On the main floor of the Quibble Creek building women in the LUNAR program can access the Admission's office for mail and information and the Lounge - a room open to all Phoenix residents to connect with each other socially.
Across from Quibble Creek is the Phoenix Centre which provides the dining room for LUNAR participants, the senior clinician's counselling office, the family visiting room, the Kwantlen education classrooms, ASTEP employment programs, EMBERS job placement resource and meeting space and recreational space.
At the back of the Phoenix property is the Sweat Lodge that is operated by Aboriginal elders on Sunday's for women and men.
LUNAR is located in the Quibble Creek Building at 13670-94A Avenue in Surrey.