Mental Health: Provincial Centre of Excellence for Youth to be transferred
Campbellton, Thursday, December 12, 2019 – The Department of Health has informed Vitalité Health Network (the Network) of its decision to transfer the Provincial Centre of Excellence for Youth from Campbellton to Moncton.
The Network intends to pursue its collaborative work with all stakeholders to continue delivering specialized mental health services to New Brunswick youth in need of such services. “Over the past two years, we have successfully built a comprehensive team of highly qualified and dedicated health professionals in Campbellton,” stated Gilles Lanteigne, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Network. “I thank them for the quality of their work despite this long period of uncertainty. I know that I will be able to count on their ongoing support and their commitment to continue serving the clientele in question.”
The Network will continue to be responsible for the Provincial Centre for Youth program. “During the transition period, the services will continue to be delivered in Campbellton,” Mr. Lanteigne concluded.