If you are in danger or have immediate medical needsCall 911
Women’s Support LineNorth Vancouver, BC
For immediate support and information, call the Women’s 24-Hour Support Line 604-987-3374
A 24-hour women’s crisis line. Someone is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.Tap To Call
Victim Support – Hollyburn Family ServicesNorth Vancouver, BC
Victim Support Program for individuals who have experienced abuse, violence or criminal harassment.
Hollyburn’s Victim Support Program provides a range of support services free of charge to women, children, youth, and men, who have been victims of:
Sexualized assault (recent or historic)
We provide service to residents of North and West Vancouver, including Bowen Island. We are also able to support individuals outside these areas who are a victim of the above crimes and the matter is scheduled in North Vancouver Provincial Court.
If necessary, services can be provided during non-business hours and/or in a community setting in order to meet your unique circumstances and needs. Coordinated links with multi-language services will be available when required.
Hollyburn also offers fee for service counselling for individuals who have access to Crime Victim Assistance Program (CVAP) funding. For information on our CVAP registered counsellor, please see the Counselling section on our website.
Individuals may refer themselves or access this services through a referral from a family member, community professional, police officer, or police-based victim service.
Suicide Support Line
If you are in crisis, call 1-800-SUICIDE – 24 hours a day, 7 days a week from anywhere in BC
If you are in crisis and/or distress and require an immediate response, this is a 24 hour, 7 days a week Distress Line, BC-wide.Tap To Call
First Nations Health Authority/KUU-US Crisis Services LineNorth Vancouver, BC
Culturally safe crisis line support services for First Nations and Aboriginal people in BC. Available 24 hours/day, 7 days/week.
The First Nations Health Authority and KUU-US Crisis Response Services provide crisis line support services for First Nations and Aboriginal people in BC. The 24-hour crisis line is available 7 days a week, from anywhere in the province.
KUU-US services are for First Nations, by First Nations – all crisis response personnel are certified and trained in Indigenous cultural safety and therefore bring an understanding of First Nations history and trauma from the residential school to their roles. Last year, KUU-US helped over 10,000 individuals with mental health issues and crises related to residential school, child welfare, addiction, health concerns, divorce/separation, suicide ideation/survivorship, grief/loss, crime, abuse, peer pressure and financial distress.
The crisis line can be accessed toll-free at 1-800-KUU-US17.Tap To Call
At HealthLink BC, you will find medically-approved information on more than 5,000 health topics, symptoms, medications, and tips for maintaining a healthy lifestyle. You can also search the online Directory to find health services near you. Call 8-1-1 from anywhere in British Columbia to speak with a nurse any time of the day or night.…
At HealthLink BC, you will find medically-approved information on more than 5,000 health topics, symptoms, medications, and tips for maintaining a healthy lifestyle. You can also search the online Directory to find health services near you.
Call 8-1-1 from anywhere in British Columbia to speak with a nurse any time of the day or night. On weekdays, you can speak to a dietitian about nutrition and healthy eating. At night, we have pharmacists available to answer your medication questions.Tap To Call
Anxiety BCNorth Vancouver, BC
Anxietybc.com is a website full of resources on how to deal with anxiety.
Anxietybc.com is a website that provides resources for dealing with and improving anxiety. Our site contains a wealth of information to help people learn about and practice effective strategies to manage anxiety on their own, at their own pace. All content is grounded in scientific research and developed by professionals who specialize in helping people with anxiety.
There are many resources and tools for parents, children, youth and parents-to-be.Tap To Call
MCFD Youth Help Line – Ministry of Children & Family DevelopmentNorth Vancouver, BC
A 24-hour help line for abused children & youth or those that are concerned about them.
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.
If you think a child is being abused or neglected, you can call the 24-hour Helpline for Children toll-free at 310-1234 (no area code is required).
Who Can Call?
A child who is being abused at home, at school, in the play ground – anywhere – can call for help.
Parents who are afraid they might hurt their child can call for help.
If you know a family where a child is being abused, call the Helpline. You can call anonymously.
There is always a social worker at the end of the phone willing to listen, someone to take action, someone who cares.Tap To Call
Kids Help PhoneNorth Vancouver, BC
A 24 hour phone line, website and smartphone app providing immediate support, counselling or assistance.
Kids Help Phone is a free and anonymous service that supports young people as they build the skills and abilities they’ll need to improve their emotional health and well-being. In addition to an array of counselling options, they offer young people a wide range of online resources and work tirelessly to share young people’s perspectives on a societal level – locally, nationally, and globally.
Need help right now? Call 1-800-668-6868 to speak to a counsellor.
Need help but not urgently? Visit websites to find support:
Kids Help Phone: http://kidshelpphone.ca
Resources Around Me: https://kidshelpphone.ca/resourcesaroundme/welcome.html
Kids Help Phone promises that all calls and live chat are anonymous and confidential. Kids Help Phone professional counsellors provide free support to young people across Canada in both English and French.
24/7 Phone: 1-800-668-6868
Live Chat: Wed- Sun 6pm to 2am EST
App: https://kidshelpphone.ca/Teens/PhoneUs/AlwaysThere.aspxTap To Call
bc211 Referral and Information
Dial bc211 from any telephone for free information and referrals.
bc211 is a Vancouver-based nonprofit organization that specializes in providing information and referrals regarding community, government and social services in BC. Our help line services include 211, the Alcohol and Drug Information and Referral Service (ADIRS), the Problem Gambling Help Line, VictimLink BC, and the Youth Against Violence Line.
bc211 is a confidential, multilingual telephone service available in Metro Vancouver, Fraser Valley, Squamish-Lillooet and Sunshine Coast Regional Districts. The line provides free information and referral to a full range of community, social, and government services, and operates twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week.Tap To Call