*Please see the links at the bottom of this page for urgent crisis contacts*
Canadian Mental Health Association: Preventing Suicide
First Nations Health Authority:
Here to Help: What is Suicide
Kelty Mental Health: Suicide Resources
Suicide Info.Ca: How to talk to a suicidal teen
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.