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

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Copper Kettle Community Partnership

Copper Kettle offers people without homes or shelter, emergency supplies (i.e. tents, sleeping bags, warm clothing, and food).more info

Address / Contact Info
Phone: (250) 537-5863

Core Inn Youth Drop-In Centre

The Core Inn is a youth centre in the heart of Ganges that provides a drug and alcohol free supportive environment for youth in grades 6-12.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
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Credit Counselling Society of British Columbia

A non-profit service offering free credit and budget counselling and workable strategies for reducing or eliminating debt, solving money problems, and helping people gain control over their finances.more info

Address / Contact Info
Suite 214 - 1175 Cook Street
, Victoria, BC, V8V 4A1
toll free: 1-888-527-8999
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Croftonbrook Seniors Residence

Croftonbrook is an affordable housing complex for seniors and people with disabilities with 20 one bedroom units. It is operated by Island Women Against Violence with funding from BC Housing. Applications can be found at www.bchousing.org. more info

Address / Contact Info
132 Corbett Road
, Salt Spring Island, BC, V8K 1Z8
Phone: (250) 537-2441

Cusheon Lake Stewardship

This is a group of volunteers that are dedicated to the protection and preservation of Cusheon Lake.more info

Address / Contact Info
Phone: (250) 537-5188
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