New Youth Suicide Intervention Toolkits Available - Salt Spring Island

Community Health Notice posted: 14-Oct-2016 2:08 PM PDT

These toolkits were initiated and developed to help parents, caregivers and professionals, like teachers and healthcare providers, reach out to children and youth who may be at risk for suicide on Salt Spring Island, as well as for youth themselves.

Download the toolkits from Salt Spring Island Community Services website


Baha'i Faith

more info

Address / Contact Info
Box 772 Ganges
, Salt Spring Island, BC, V8K 2W3
Debbie and Bevan Wrate: (250) 537-5071
Aileen Neish: (250) 537-2053
Web Links Website

Baptist Church

Sunday Worship 10:30am.more info

Address / Contact Info
520 Lower Ganges Rd
, Salt Spring Island, BC, V8K 2P6
Phone: (250) 537-2222
Web Links Website Email

BC Ambulance

more info

Address / Contact Info
Emergency: 911
administration: (250) 537-9711

BC Bereavement Helpline

The BC Bereavement Helpline is dedicated to the recovery of individuals experiencing grief.more info

Address / Contact Info
toll free: 1-877-779-2223
Web Links Website Email

BC Cancer Agency - Vancouver Island Centre

The BC Cancer Agency offers comprehensive cancer care including prevention, early detection, diagnosis and treatment, community programs, research and education.more info

Address / Contact Info
2410 Lee Avenue
, Victoria, BC, V8R 6V5
general enquiries, toll free: 1-888-939-3333
Web Links Website Email

BC Coalition of People with Disabilities

The BC Coalition of People with Disabilities raises public and political awareness around issues that affect the lives of people who live with a disability.more info

Address / Contact Info
toll free: 1-800-663-1278
Web Links Website Email

BC Council for Families

The BC Council for Families works to strengthen and support families with education, information, research and advocacy.more info

Address / Contact Info
204-259 Granville Street
, Vancouver, BC, V6H 3H1
toll free: 1-800-663-5638
Web Links Website Email

BC Eating Disorders Society

This toll free number provides information, referrals, and education about disordered eating.more info

Address / Contact Info
526 Michigan Street
, Victoria, BC, V8V 1S2
toll free: 1-800-665-1822
Fax: 1(604) 875-3688
Web Links Email

BC Health Guide

British Columbians have trusted health information at their fingertips with just a phone call or a click away with HealthLink BC.more info

Address / Contact Info
Vancouver Island Health Authority
Phone: 811
Web Links Website

BC Mental Health Information

This is a 24 hour line providing free information, referral and support for mental health and mental illness issues.more info

Address / Contact Info
toll free: 1-800-661-2121
Web Links Website Email