Below are helpful links with general information for children and youth mental health. Please see specific categories on our main resource page for more specific resource information.
Please see the bottom of this page for urgent crisis information.
ementalhealth.ca – Mental Health Services – to find services in your community.
Family Support & Resource Centre at BC Children’s Hospital an online library
Foundry BC – Victoria
If your child is in need of immediate mental health help, please go to the nearest hospital or call the IMCRT (Integrated Mobile Crisis Response Team) at 1-888-494-3888 (open from 1pm to midnight 7 days per week) or text 250-800-3806.
The phone number above will direct you to the Vancouver Island Crisis Line.
Youth in BC is a program of the Crisis Intervention and Suicide Prevention Centre that offers a free online chat from 12PM to 1AM everyday in BC and Yukon.