Supporting Youth Living With Mental Illness

The Langley Basic Lifeskills Training (BLT) Program is a safe place for youth (ages 14-21) living with mental health challenges, to meet and build skills through support, education, music therapy and recreation.

BLT has two programs:

Support to Youth Living with Mental Illness

Provides individual outreach and group support to youth 14-21 and offers:

  • storefront Langley location
  • lifeskills training for transition, employment and independent living
  • communication, conflict, and relationship skill development

Summer Challenge Program

Provides scheduled recreational activities and events for youth ages 14-18 to explore interests and have fun while learning:

  • self-awareness
  • fitness and safety skills
  • friendship and team skills
  • how to recognize and manage emotions
  • how to handle differences and conflict