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Alexandra Neighbourhood House


Alexandra Neighbourhood House at large has a wide range of programming and opportunities for community members and people of all ages, including families and seniors, including during Covid. 

There are currently opportunities for community dialogues via Zoom, and for parents to participate in Parent Education sessions, family story times, etc. online, along with other opportunities to volunteer, connect, garden, and more. 


Ages: Everyone, No Referral Needed

Comfort Calls by Sources


Offering seniors comfort calls to have a check in and to help relieve anxiety and worry. Call phone number to register

DiscoverY by Sources


Our counsellors provide eight free counselling sessions with the goal of helping our clients build resilience and explore new ways of communicating, coping, and relating with both themselves as well as with the world around them.


Available: Ages 15-25

No referral needed

Day Program by Seniors Come Share Society


Our Day Programs for Older Adults offer specialized care within a supportive, nurturing environment, ensuring our clients feel valued and respected in a safe environment. The Day Programs focus on the needs of each person as our clients have a variety of health, physical, or cognitive related issues. We build on the strengths of each individual, while being mindful of any limitations. We respect the client’s rights to choose and are supportive throughout their decision making process.


 At the Day Program, each day we offer a variety of recreational programs, opportunities to socialize with peers, exercises that strengthen and promote safety, and health monitoring


Call phone number to register

SHARE (Socialization, Health, Awareness, Recreation, Education) by Senior Come Share Society


A Senior Centre without walls. Online videoconferencing, and telephone based programs. Includes activities such as trivia, coffee, chats, and exercise.


Sign up at website.

Sources Counselling Services


Our intake coordinator will ask you a few questions and match you with a counsellor most appropriate for you. All of our counsellors are registered clinical counsellors with a master’s degree. Each of our counsellors are registered in professional regulatory bodies such as the BC Association of Clinical Counsellors.Sources Counselling Services is a fee-for-service program, with subsidy provided through Sources Foundation and donations.  Counselling can be covered through some extended medical plans or specialized funding programs (please inquire).

Volunteer Wheels by Sources


Provided through the volunteer services office at Sources, the Volunteer Wheels program and the volunteer drivers are here to step in and help improve seniors’ access to health care. Our volunteer drivers provide assistance to residents of White Rock and South Surrey who are unable to use public transit and have no other means of reaching essential medical and dental appointments in the Metro Vancouver area. Volunteer drivers pick up and return clients to their residences.


Call or email to register

Substance Use Services by Sources


Sources Substance Use Services provides free confidential individual, family and group counselling for anyone concerned about their own or someone else’s substance use.

Referrals to residential or other services can be facilitated. Education, prevention and health promotion services are available for schools and the community.


FREE: Family & Individuals; No referral needed

The Foundry offers young people ages 12-24 health and wellness resources, services and supports – online and through integrated service centres in communities across BC. New Surrey location coming soon. Book a virtual appointment through online or through their app.   

The Youth Space


The Youth Space is a safe, sober, and inclusive space for youth ages 13-24. All our activities and events are run by local youth in community, based off their own passions and interests.


If youth have ideas for a fabulous event or there’s a skill you want to learn, the Youth Space is the place to make those ideas a reality!


We have resumed in person groups with Covid-19 safety protocols and screening in place. Accepting drop-ins up to 15 members.

White Rock/South Surrey Mental Health and Substance Use Centre by Fraser Health


Assessment, treatment, individual and group therapy, Referrals to supportive housing, residential programs and community support services, older adult programs, crisis intervention and peer support. 


FREE; Ages 18+; No referral needed

Women's Place Resource Centre by Sources


This service is by appointment only. Please contact the number below for more information. Referral basis.


FREE; Call to book appointment

Youth and Family Centre 


They provide a variety of supports to youth and families in the South Surrey/White Rock area. These services are free, voluntary, and confidential. Youth workers provide 1-1 support, outreach and groups. 1-1 supports, workshops, and resources are also availble for families, parents, and caregivers of children and youth ages 0-19

1-800-Suicide by Crisis Centre BC


If you are in crisis and require an immediate response or you are concerned about someone who is at risk. We offer immediate access to barrier-free, non-judgemental, confidential support and follow-up to youth, adults, and seniors throughout BC. 24/7 phone lines and online services.


FREE: all ages   

AA Meetings Lower Mainland


List of AA meetings, currently indicates which ones are online.


FREE; No referral needed

Aboriginal Mental Health Liaison Services by Fraser Health


Our Aboriginal mental health case manager and Aboriginal mental health liaison can provide assessment, referral, counselling support services, and liaise with other mental health workers in hospital and community.


From connecting patients to community services, assisting and educating health professionals in caring for Aboriginal clients, to helping patients understand and navigate the health care system, liaisons provide invaluable support and services to Fraser Health’s Aboriginal patient population.


Confidential; FREE: All ages

Access PBS Program by Sources


The Sources Access PBS Program is a self-referred, family-centred positive behaviour fee-for-service support program.


Services are primarily provided to individuals with autism but are open to anyone else requiring these support with challenging behaviour or skill deficits. The program is open to individuals with all diagnoses including individuals with no formal diagnosis, as long as the client’s needs include socially significant behaviour that would elicit the need for behaviour analysis services. Behaviour consultants will work with the family and the team to create and implement individualized strategies to address concerns and teach new skills.


Eligible families can access their autism funding for this service.


Available: Ages 0-19

No referral needed

For women age 55 and over who are unable to or not ready to access a transition house who have or are still experiencing abuse by a family member, intimate partner or someone in a position of power such as a landlord or caregiver.

We provide emotional and practical support, advocacy and referrals to women 55 and over who have or are experiencing abuse.

Avalon Women's Recovery Center


Resource and drop-in centre for women recovering from addictions. Offers group support for women through 12-step recovery programs. Provides educational workshops, a lending library, and a clothing exchange.


Appointments necessary for in person visits. 

Telephone and video AA, NA meetings and support still running

FREE; No referral needed

BC Alcohol and Drug Information Referral Service by HealthLink BC


Alcohol & Drug Information Referral Service (ADIRS) provides free, confidential information and referral services to British Columbians in need of support with any kind of substance use issue (alcohol or other drugs). Referral to community substance use treatment services is available for all ages. Information available from ADIRS includes prevention resources, support groups, and addiction related topics such as fetal alcohol syndrome.


FREE: All ages; No referral needed; Multilingual telephone assistance is available; Confidential.

We are a non-profit, free, and confidential service that connects the public to grief support services within the province of BC. Whether you are looking for bereavement support groups, community events, information on BC Bereavement Day.

Website includes a Peer Support Line for Health Care workers, webinars, and health care realted mental health resources.

BC Schizophrenia Society


Provides support and education to families with relatives who have schizophrenia, psychosis, or other serious mental illness. Provides advocacy, public information, service coordination, and support groups for family caregivers.


Currently suspending the face-to-face programs and services including Strengthening Families Together sessions, Kids in Control & Teens in Control Sessions, Partnership Presentations, and Family Support Groups, effective immediately.

BC Smart Recovery


Support groups across BC help people recover from all types of addictive behaviours, including substance addiction (to alcohol, nicotine, and other drugs) as well as activity addictions such as sex, gambling, eating, relationships, spending, exercise or self-injury. Supports individuals who have chosen to abstain or are considering abstinence to work towards long-term satisfaction and quality of life. Teaches how to change self-defeating thinking, emotions, and actions; principles are based on cognitive-behavioural therapy, and in particular, rational emotive behaviour therapy. See website for meeting times and locations. Also offers online support groups and message board. Not a 12-step program. Non-profit society.


FREE: All ages; No referral

Battered Women's Support Line


Provides one-to-one support, legal information and support, crisis intervention, community-based victim services, counselling, information and referral, and a variety of support groups for self-identified women and girls who have experienced relationship violence, childhood sexual abuse, and/or sexual assault, regardless of their race, culture, physical ability, or sexual orientation.  Operates a province-wide crisis line for survivors of intimate partner violence, childhood sexual abuse, and sexual assault.

Better At Home by DIVERSEcity


One of the  Better at Home COVID-19 Response Hubs to help any senior aged 65+ in Surrey, BC with simple day-to-day tasks during this crisis, including grocery shopping, check-in calls, meal preparation and delivery and prescription pickup and drop off.

Better at Home Program by Seniors Come Share Society


Better at Home is a program that helps seniors with simple non-medical, day-to-day tasks so that they can continue to live independently in their own homes, and remain connected to their communities.  The Government of British Columbia funds the program, United Way of the Lower Mainland manages it, and local non-profit organizations provide the services.


Helping seniors live independently in their own homes and remain connected to their community.


Available: Ages 65+

Call phone number to register

Black Youth Support in Canada


More than a “Helpline” and serving all youth, our “Helpline” serves as the point of contact for calls to our professional services from youth, families, school districts and a variety of youth serving stakeholders. Service in French and other languages available upon request.


FREE

Child and Youth Mental Health by Government of BC


We are a team that of child and youth mental health professionals that provide evidence-based mental health therapy to child and young people (birth to 18 years) who are experiencing mental health challenges and disorders that significantly impact their ability to function. We refer to our team as Child & Youth Mental Health (CYMH). The people on our teams who provide therapy are called clinicians.


CYMH also provides services in the area of prevention, risk-reduction, community education and consultation. We don’t do this alone though – we work with others in the community so that young people (and their families or caregivers) receive services that are appropriate, relevant and culturally safe. 


Now operating all intakes and therapy in person, and through phone and/or videoconferencing. 


FREE: Ages 0-18

No referral needed

Walk-in appointments available on Tuesdays from 9:00am-4:00pm. 

Creekside Daytox Program


Provides medically monitored withdrawal management and group-based support during the day for individuals who have a safe and stable home.

Withdrawal management services provide short-term medical supervision and support to individuals who are experiencing withdrawal symptoms associated with their discontinued use of alcohol/other drugs. Medically supervised withdrawal management is important, as there are some serious health risks for people coming off alcohol/other drugs. Once a person has completed withdrawal, they can enter a treatment program.

Creekside Daytox Program services include:

  • Supportive counselling

  • Substance use information

  • Daily exercise and relaxation sessions

  • Assessment

  • Referral to other services

  • Harm reduction

Creekside Withdrawal Management Center


Clients are medically supervised on a 24-hour basis at the Creekside Withdrawal Management Centre.

Withdrawal management services provide short-term medical supervision and support to individuals who are experiencing withdrawal symptoms associated with their discontinued use of alcohol/other drugs. Medically supervised withdrawal management is important, as there are some serious health risks for people coming off alcohol/other drugs. Once a person has completed withdrawal, they can enter a treatment program.

The Creekside Withdrawal Management Centre supports individuals through their withdrawal symptoms that can range from increased pulse, blood pressure, anxiety, restlessness, agitation and mood swings.

Services include 24-hour onsite medically supervised withdrawal support from alcohol/other drugs along with:

  • Supportive counselling

  • Substance use information

  • Daily exercise and relaxation sessions

  • Assessment

  • Referral to other services

  • Harm reduction

Dan's Legacy Counselling


Counselling is available for young people (15 to 25 yrs) who have been affected by abuse and addiction issues

These issues manifest as depression, anxiety, sleep and eating disorders or through self-medication with drugs or alcohol

Conversations are private and confidential

Family counselling is also available

Young people and their families who cannot afford therapy will be supported through our counselling bursaries

CAMH Echo Coping with Covid- Free Healthcare Peer Support Group on Fridays

Early Psychosis Intervention (EPI)


Early Psychosis Intervention (EPI) is a specialized approach to providing services to individuals affected by psychosis. It is oriented toward the early recognition of psychosis and the provision of timely comprehensive treatments that are stage and age-appropriate.


The partners involved in this project have been:  Fraser Health, Vancouver Coastal Health, Northern Health, and Island Health.


FREE: Ages 13-30

No referral needed

First Link® Dementia Helpline by Alzheimer Society


Our vision is a world without Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias, and that world begins with a more dementia-friendly society, where people affected by dementia are acknowledged, supported and included. We ensure people affected by dementia are not alone, by educating and mobilizing a broader community of care around them, and supporting valuable research into the disease and people living with it.


If you have questions about Alzheimer’s disease or other dementias, call our First Link® Dementia Helpline for information and support (toll-free)


The First Link® Dementia Helpline is for anyone affected by dementia, whether professionally or personally. Helpline staff and volunteers give people the support they need, when they need it.

Gambling Support Line


The BC Government provides British Columbians with free information and resources to support informed choices and healthy behaviours with respect to gambling participation. Free treatment and support services are also available for anyone struggling with their own or a loved one’s gambling.


FREE: All ages; No referral needed

Multi-language website and phone line.

Harm Reduction Services by BCCDC


Toward the Heart is part of the BC Centre for Disease Control. 

We believe every person has the right to the best health possible and should be treated with dignity and respect.

Comprehensive website site of BC resources including Naloxone programs and overdose awareness.

Hope for Wellness


The Hope for Wellness Help Line offers immediate mental health counselling and crisis intervention to all Indigenous peoples across Canada. Experienced and culturally competent Help Line counsellors can help or use the chat box on the website to connect with a counsellor on-line. If asked, counsellors can also work with you to find other wellness supports that are available near you. 


Phone and chat counselling is available in English and French.

On request, phone counselling is also available in Cree, Ojibway and Inuktitut

 Indian Residential School Survivor Society (IRSSS) 


We strive to provide physical, emotional, intellectual, spiritual growth, development, and healing through culturally-based values and guiding principles for Survivors, Families, and Communities.  Counselling services are offered at our Vancouver and Kamloops locations.

Counselling Services and Crisis Line


JFS’s Counselling and Wellness programs provide therapy services to youth, adults, seniors, couples, and families.

We have an experienced team of therapists who have been trained in a variety of therapeutic disciplines such as family systems therapy, couples counselling, individual psycho-therapy, brief or solution-focused therapy, youth counselling and group therapy. We offer individual, couples, family and group therapy.


KUU-US


Provides 24-hour crisis services through education, prevention, and intervention programs. The 24-hour Crisis Line assists Indigenous people in crisis throughout BC. Tracks and monitors at-risk individuals until they are out of immediate crisis, and provides wrap-around service to reduce crisis from reoccurring. Offered in partnership with First Nations Health Authority (FNHA).

Kelty's Key (online, self directed)


Free online therapy modules for a variety of mental health issues.  Kelty's Key is your source for online therapy. Get tailored treatment from an online therapist, or work on your own with our self-help resources. With Kelty's Key, getting the help you need is flexible and accessible. We are publicly funded by Vancouver Coastal Health, making all our services 100% free.

Kids Help Phone


Kids Help Phone is Canada’s only 24/7 national service offering bilingual (English and French) professional counselling, information and referrals and volunteer-led, text-based support to young people. We are always open, providing a safe and trusted place for young people in any moment of crisis or need. Available via phone service, texting service, live chat, Always There app, resources around me and Good2Talk


Access to a professional counsellor provide immediate support. Confidential. Anonymous

MOSAIC BC


MOSAIC is one of the largest settlement non-profit organizations in Canada. We serve immigrant, refugee, migrant and mainstream communities in Greater Vancouver and the Fraser Valley as well as throughout the province of BC and overseas via online programs.


Available:  immigrants and refugees (regardless of immigration status)

Office site not open during COVID-19. Call or email for more details

Mobilizing Local Love Program by United Way


We match volunteers and neighbours together based on the location, the requested need, the availability of the volunteer and the skill set the volunteer is offering. Once a match is made, we notify the neighbour and pass along the volunteer’s email and phone number. The neighbour then connects directly with the volunteer to coordinate next steps.


Available: Ages 65+

Register for service on their website

Moving Forward Family Services


Moving Forward Family Services (MFFS) is an innovative non-profit agency that provides counselling to anyone who needs it in Surrey and surrounding areas.

MFFS embraces the evidence-based model of community-university engagement, which recognizes and values the significant contribution that post-secondary communities can make to address the social and emotional needs of the community that they too belong to.

 Métis Nation BC 


The toll-free number is available for immediate crisis intervention, but also a variety of other issues like relationship troubles, depression and anxiety, financial issues, and bullying and peer pressure support. The staff who man the lines have the training to assist in many ways. They also have Métis information available like how to connect with your local Métis Chartered Community and information on Métis Service Provider services in 5 locations. Other mental wellness programs: https://www.mnbc.ca/families/

NA Meetings Lower Mainland


N.A. is a nonprofit Fellowship or society of men and women for whom drugs had become a major problem. We are recovering addicts who meet regularly to help each other stay clean. This is a program of complete abstinence from all drugs. There is only one requirement for membership, the desire to stop using. We suggest that you keep an open mind and give yourself a break. Our program is a set of principles written so simply that we can follow them in our daily lives. The most important thing about them is that they work. There are no strings attached to N.A. We are not affiliated with any other organizations, we have no initiation fees or dues, no pledges to sign, no promises to make to anyone. We are not connected with any political, religious or law enforcement groups, and are under no surveillance at any time. Anyone may join us, regardless of age, race, sexual identity, creed, religion or lack of religion. We are not interested in what or how much you used or who your connections were, what you have done in the past, how much or how little you have, but only in what you want to do about your problem and how we can help. The newcomer is the most important person at any meeting, because we can only keep what we have by giving it away. We have learned from our group experience that those who keep coming to our meetings regularly stay clean.


FREE; No referral needed

BC Region of NA is holding online meetings every evening at 7:30 p.m.  

Fraser Health: Older Adult Community Mental Health


People over the age of 65 who are experiencing symptoms such as memory decline, confusion, depression, anxiety, psychosis, or other mental health symptoms that affect the person’s ability to manage their daily living activities.


Available: Ages 65+

Self-Referrals Accepted

Overdose Prevention and Response by Government of BC


Overdose support and information, If you suspect an overdose, call 911 right away.


Confidential; FREE: All ages

Pacific Post Partum Support Society


The Pacific Post Partum Support Society offers phone and text support. Please leave a detailed message and clearly state your name and phone number, so staff can call you back.

All support groups are currently running online, using Zoom. In addition to our usual groups, they been able to start offering a province wide group and a 2sLGBTQ+ group


FREE: Call or text for support. Online support group available. Open to LGBTQ+ folks

Parent and Youth Residence Program by FamilySmart®


FamilySmart® comes along-side young people and families to provide support, navigation assistance and information and then invites them and professionals to come-alongside each other to learn with and from each other to enhance the quality of experiences and services for child and youth mental health. Peer support, facilitated workshops, and resource referrals are provided for families and child/youth with mental health challenges.


FREE: All family and youths

No referral needed

Thursdays at 2:30 pm,  grab a coffee and log onto QMUNITY’s Zoom Social. Whether you’ve attended events or if you’re brand new, this time is for you. We will have a general check-in, led by Courtney, our Seniors & Older Adults program specialist, and then break into smaller groups so it will be easier to chat.

Email our Seniors Specialist to RSVP and for the invitation link, seniors@qmunity.ca

Or, if you need some technical support to get set up, call Dial a Geek at: 1.250.385.3425 (Mention the QMUNITY seniors program and your call is free!)

Men and women ages 16 years and older and under the influence of alcohol and/or drugs looking for a safe place to sober up. Individuals can access the centre 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Counselling and harm reduction supplies. Free. No referral required.

START by Fraser Health


The Short Term, Assessment, Response, Treatment (START) Team provides confidential mental health crisis intervention services for children and teens. Formerly known as the Child and Youth Crisis Program.


FREE: Ages 6-18

No referral needed

Safe Seniors, Strong Communities Program (Better at Home) by United Way


A program that matches seniors who need support with non-medical essentials, with volunteers in their community who are willing to help.

When you register, your contact information is shared with the United Way's Better at Home agencies. Those agencies make the connections between seniors and volunteers in the community.


Seniors 65 and older can request volunteer help with grocery shopping, meal preparation, and prescription pick-up, or they can receive a friendly check-in call.


Available: Ages 65

Register for service on their website or call 2-1-1

Seniors First BC


Provides assistance and support to older adults and third parties assisting older adults, who are dealing with abuse or mistreatment as well as assistance to navigate systems that impact older adults. Services are provided through a helpline, victim services, legal advocates and an elder law clinic. Information about abuse prevention is also provided through educational and outreach programs, listed independently. Wheelchair accessible.


Access to a professional counsellor provide immediate support regarding elder abuse.

Confidential & Anonymous

Stopping the Violence Program by DIVERSEcity


Offers free counselling to female immigrant and refugee survivors of family violence, sexual assault, or historical abuse of any kind. Also offers support, outreach, and advocacy

Culturally appropriate services are available in Punjabi, Hindi, Urdu, Arabic, Korean, Mandarin, Punjabi, Spanish, Farsi and English. This program is for women 19 years of age or older, or women under 19 who are living an adult life.

Serves Delta, Surrey, and surrounding areas


Available for: Women 19+ or women under 19 who are living an adult life.

Substance Use Info and Services by Fraser Health


Comprehensive listing of available resources online and in the community. 

Confidential, FREE: All ages, No referral needed

SPEAC by Options BC


The Suicide Prevention, Education and Counselling (SPEAC) program provides support and tools necessary to significantly reduce the risk of suicide.

Provides suicide risk assessment and individual counselling to Surrey, White Rock, and Langley residents under 19 years of age who are at risk of suicide. Also provides suicide prevention workshops for schools, community agencies, and special interest groups.


FREE: Ages 3-18

Available: Surrey, White Rock, Langley Residents

The Clubhouse AKA Whale House by Options BC


The Clubhouse program serves adults living with a mental illness. If you or someone you know has mental health issues, you may be seeking a community of understanding, like-minded people who might share the same experiences that you do. Find your sense of belonging at a Clubhouse, a safe, supportive environment where you can socialize, participate in fun recreational activities, learn employment skills, and increase community involvement. At the Clubhouses, you will never be labeled by your condition, and will feel welcomed with open arms.


FREE: Ages 19+

Referral Required (through family doctor, psychiatrist, or White Rock Mental Health/Substance Use Centre)

Together Now Support Group by DIVERSEcity


Offers a free support group for LGBTQ+ immigrants and refugees in a respectful and confidential space. Provides the opportunity to meet new people, learn about community resources and information, access counselling services, share experiences, and be part of an inclusive community. Also assists participants to navigate barriers ranging from isolation, racism, homophobia, transphobia, and find resources that assist with settlement needs such as safe housing and employment. Led by LGBTQ+ refugee and immigrant community members.


Available: LGBTQ+ immigrants and refugees (regardless of immigration status) Currently hosted virtually on ZOOM

Trans Lifeline


Trans Lifeline’s Hotline is a peer support service run by trans people, for trans and questioning callers. Our operators are located all over the U.S. and Canada, and are all trans-identified. If you are in crisis or just need someone to talk to, even if it’s just about whether or not you’re trans, please call us. We will do our best to support you and provide you resources.

Trevor Project


The Trevor Project offers accredited life-saving, life-affirming programs and services to LGBTQ youth that create safe, accepting and inclusive environments over the phone, online and through text.

Vancouver Pride Society


Vancouver Pride Society strives to produce inclusive, celebratory events, and advocate for LGBTQAI2S+ communities through an intersectional lens. 

Organizes the annual Pride Parade and Festival in celebration of Vancouver's gay, lesbian, transgender, bisexual, and Two-Spirit community.

VictimLink BC by BC 211


VictimLinkBC is a toll-free, confidential, multilingual telephone service. It provides information and referral services to all victims of crime and immediate crisis support to victims of family and sexual violence, including victims of human trafficking exploited for labour or sexual services. Victim service workers can provide information and referrals to all victims of crime and crisis support to victims. 


All VictimLinkBC staff are trained victim service workers and can connect people to a network of community, social, health, justice and government resources, including victim services, transition houses and counselling resources. They also provide information on the justice system, relevant federal and provincial legislation and programs, crime prevention, safety planning, protection order registry and other resources as needed.

VictimLinkBC provides service in more than 150 languages, including many North American Aboriginal languages.


 Confidential and multilingual telephone service

Vine Youth Clinic


Free and confidential health care for youth aged 12-21. Doctors, Nurse, and Youth Worker available to provide consultations to address your health and wellness concerns such as general health, sexual health, and mental health referrals.


FREE: Youth 12-21

No referral needed

UBCO virtual walk-in well-being clinic

  • The UBCO Walk-In Well-Being Clinic has gone virtual.

  • We provide brief (up to 30 minutes) mental health appointments by telehealth.

  • Available to any individual in British Columbia (age 16+) who is experiencing stress or having difficulty coping at this time.

  • Clinicians are Masters and PhD level graduate students who are supervised by UBCO registered psychologists

  • The walk-in well-being clinic provides clients with support, tools, and resources on topics such as depression, anxiety, stress, self-care, substance use, and relationships.

WAVAW - Rape Crisis Centre 


Operates a 24-hour crisis line for self-identified women and female youth, and trans, non-binary, and Two-Spirit individuals who are survivors of rape or sexual violence (including childhood sexual abuse) or criminal harassment. Services include emotional support, crisis intervention, resources, and information and referrals for community services. Also offers one-to-one counselling, advocacy, support groups, 24-hour accompaniment to the hospital and/or police station, and assistance with completion of legal forms and compensation applications. Services for Indigenous women and youth include counselling, support groups, and community referrals. 


FREE: self-identified women, transgender, non-binary, and Two-Spirit individuals

Confidential. Please call for the most up to date changes.

Youth Against Violence Line


If you're in any way concerned about your safety or the safety of others, we can help. Anything you say is kept completely confidential and you remain totally anonymous - we don't have call display either. And, because the YAV Line is a multilingual service, we can talk to you in your language.


Concerned parents, teachers, caregivers, service providers and others are also welcome to call for information and assistance

Youth In BC


An online crisis chat service, where you can chat 1-on-1 with a trained volunteer from the Crisis Centre.  We also have our website, as well as resources: a list of organizations and websites where you can get help. It’s for youth 25 and under who need a safe, respectful place to access support and information, or just someone to listen without judgment. Also open to parents and/or professionals who are looking for topic-specific information and resources for various youth-related issues.


FREE: Youths 25 and under, but all ages welcome, open to parents as well

Anonymous and Confidential.