Legal Help Guide for British Columbians - Mental Health Law Problems

Find some first steps and useful resources for mental health issues such as: a relative is being held against their will in a mental health facility.

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Nicola Valley Advocacy Centre and Courthouse Libraries BC
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January 2013 i Last date reviewed by a qualified expert to ensure content up-to-date. See "Tips" in Clicklaw content criteria (bottom of pageside menu) for details.
resource type
self-help & forms
mental health, mental health detention, mental health detention, health care, health care decision, health care decisions, doctors & health care providers, involuntary admission, involuntary patient, admitted to hospital for psychiatric treatment, consent to medical care, medical treatment, making decisions about medical care