Crisis & Info Lines
Crisis Intervention & Suicide Prevention Centre
Toll free1-800-SUICIDE (784-2433)
A safe place to turn when there seems to be no hope, the Crisis Centre is operated by 350+ front line volunteers and a small team of professional staff who support and empower individuals to see their own strengths and options, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
YouthInBC.com - Provide youth and adults with an opportunity to talk openly yet confidentially when in distress, or crisis, seek emotional support, and locate referral services in their community.
Crisis Intervention and Suicide Prevention Centre of BC
The Crisis Centre has been providing emotional support to youth, adults and seniors in distress since 1969. As a safe place to turn when there seems to be no hope, the Crisis Centre is operated by 425+ frontline volunteers and a small team of professional staff who support and empower individuals to see their own strengths and options, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Fraser Health Crisis Line
Phone 24 hours(604) 951-8855
Toll Free Phone1-877-820-7444
We provide immediate, free, confidential emotional support, crisis intervention and community resource information to people of all ages 24 hours a day – everyday. Our services, which include response to those who call 1800SUICIDE and the 310Mental Health Support Line, are delivered by skilled volunteers who have successfully completed a rigorous training program.
Help Line for Children
A child is anyone under the age of 19. Abuse can be physical, emotional or sexual. Abuse can be abandonment, desertion, neglect, ill-treatment, or failure to meet the physical, emotional needs or medical needs of a child. Abuse can be stopped.
Round the Clock Help
When it concerns abuse, anyone can call the Helpline for Children ... anytime, day or night. Simply dial 310-1234 (no area code needed).
Kids Help Phone
Kids Help Phone?
For ages 20 & under
Anonymous & Confidential
The KHP Promise:
Anonymous means you don't have to tell us who you are.
Confidential means whatever you tell us is safe
Hours: 24 hrs/day
VictimLink BC is a toll-free, confidential, multilingual telephone service available across BC and Yukon 24 hours a day, 7 days a week at 1-800-563-0808. It provides information and referral services to all victims of crime and immediate crisis support to victims of family and sexual violence.
Victim service workers can provide information and referrals to all victims of crime and crisis support to victims. Even if you’re not sure if you have been a victim of crime, you can call VictimLink BC at 1-800-563-0808 for assistance. Your call will be completely confidential. VictimLink BC staff can connect people to a network of community, social, health, justice and government resources, including victim services, transition houses, and counselling resources.
Any time of the day or night, every day of the year, VictimLink BC is as close as your phone or the Internet and can provide you confidential support and information you can trust.
If you require assistance, or if you just want to talk to someone, please call VictimLink BC at 1-800-563-0808.
Youth Against Violence
Text Msg(604) 836-6381
Are you in danger? Is someone you know being threatened? Want to make a difference?
Stand Up. Be Heard. Get help.
Call the Youth Against Violence Line at 1-800-680-4264 and talk one-on-one to a YAV Line support worker 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, or e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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.
If you are in immediate danger, please call 911 or your local police department.
Youth in BC
YouthInBC.com is run by the Crisis Intervention & Suicide Prevention Centre of BC. We are a volunteer driven organization committed to helping people help themselves and others deal with crisis.
It connects youth with support, information and resources.
24-Hour Distress Line: available 24-hours a day, 7-days a week
Lower Mainland: 604.872.3311 // Toll Free: 1.866.661.3311
Lower Mainland Purpose Society for Youth and Families
40 Begbie Street,
Phone - Main Office(604) 526-2522
Phone - Mobile Service(604) 562-5170
Days: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Health Promotion Van
Our Health Promotion Van is out and about in the community five days a week and serves the street-involved population, drug users and sex-workers. Wave us down if you would like…
Harm reduction supplies (condoms, lube, needles, mouthpieces etc )
Referrals to community resources
To report a “bad date” or obtain a warning sheet of dangerous clients.
To wave us down to access the van call (604)-562-5170
Sex Sense Line - Won't Get Weird
3550 East Hastings Street,
Wont Get Weird is a network of organizations and individuals who won’t get weird when you need to talk about sexuality or sexual health. We are committed to providing you with nonjudgmental, youth-friendly, pro-choice, and sex-positive services..
Help Line - Sources Community Resource Centres
882 Maple Street,
Phone(604) 542-HELP (4357)