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

C

Celtic Place Retreat and Counselling Centre

Counsellingmore info

Address / Contact Info
Phone: (250) 931-8000
Web Links Website

Centre for Child Honouring

more info

Address / Contact Info
P.O. Box 737
, Salt Spring Island, BC, V8K 2W3
Phone: (250) 931-3190
Web Links Website Email

Chamber of Commerce

The Salt Spring Island Chamber of Commerce, established in 1948, is a not-for-profit organization representing more than 300 business owners and individuals on the island.more info

Address / Contact Info
121 Lower Ganges Road
, Salt Spring Island, BC, V8K 2T1
Phone: (250) 537-4223
Fax: (250) 537-4276
Web Links Website Email

Child and Youth Mental Health

Child and Youth Mental Health services include assessment, counselling and case planning for children and youth with depression, anxiety, family conflict, unmanageable behaviour, or other mental health concerns in home, school or community.more info

Address / Contact Info
Salt Spring Island Community Services
268 Fulford-Ganges Road
, Salt Spring Island, BC, V8K 2K6
Phone: (250) 537-9971
Fax: (250) 537-9974
Web Links Website Email

Child Care Subsidy Service Centre

This program offers financial assistance towards the cost of child care to families who have low to moderate incomes, access to forms and other relevant information.more info

Address / Contact Info
Ministry for Children and Family Development
toll free: 1-888-338-6622
Fax (toll-free): 1-877-544-0699
Web Links Website

Child Find

Child Find assists in the search for a missing child, and works with contacts and resources such as parents, lawyers, law enforcement, investigative agencies, media, social agencies, etc.more info

Address / Contact Info
208-2722 Fifth Street
, Victoria, BC, V8T 4B2
toll free: 1-800-387-7962
Web Links Website Email

Children Who Witness

For children and youth who have witnessed family violence. Free, confidential.more info

Address / Contact Info
Island Women Against Violence
Phone: (250) 538-5569

Children Who Witness Abuse

Counselling and support for children who have witnessed abuse in their homes.more info

Address / Contact Info
Island Women Against Violence (IWAV)
Box 376 Ganges PO
, Salt Spring Island, BC, V8K 2W1
Phone: (250) 538-5569
Web Links Website Email

Children Who Witness Abuse

Counselling and support for children who have witnessed abuse in their homes.more info

Address / Contact Info
Island Women Against Violence (IWAV)
Box 376 Ganges PO
, Salt Spring Island, BC, V8K 2W1
Phone: (250) 538-5569
Web Links Website Email

Children's Help Line

To report suspected cases of child abuse or neglect, dial 310-1234 (no area code needed) from anywhere in BC.more info

Address / Contact Info
toll free: 310-1234
or dial 0 and ask for: 310-1234
Web Links Website