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


Gambling Help Line

The BC Problem Gambling Help Line is a province-wide, toll-free, multilingual telephone information and referral service.more info

Address / Contact Info
toll free: 1-888-795-6111
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Gina McMahon, RMT

Massage Therapistmore info

Address / Contact Info
Kanaka Massage Therapy Centre
Fulford-Ganges Road (2km South of Ganges)
, Salt Spring Island, BC
Phone: (250) 537-1049

Grandparents Raising Grandchildren

This is a support circle for grandparents who are raising or supporting their grandchildren.more info

Address / Contact Info
toll free: 1-800-377-0212
Phone: 1(250) 384-8042

Greenwoods Eldercare

A government subsidized facility with 50 beds and 1 short term respite bed for seniors who can no longer be cared for at home and require 24 hour/7 day a week nursing care.more info

Address / Contact Info
Complex Care Facility
133 Blain Road
, Salt Spring Island, BC, V8K 1Z9
Phone: (250) 537-5561
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Guide to Aboriginal Services in BC

An on-line resource guide for Aboriginal people in British Columbia.more info

Address / Contact Info
Web Links Website

Gulf Island Secondary School's Aboriginal Education Advisory Council

The Educational Advisory Council guides and assists the school district with its implementation of the Aboriginal Education Enhancement Agreement and its use of resources related to aboriginal learning support and culture and language programming.more info

Address / Contact Info
Web Links Website Email

Gulf Islands Centre for Ecological Learning (GICEL)

The Gulf Islands Centre for Ecological Learning is an ecological exploration program connecting people with nature using the unique and wonderful ecosystems of the spectacular southern Gulf Islands.more info

Address / Contact Info
School District #64
Box 496
, Salt Spring Island, BC, V8K 2W1
Phone: (250) 539-0619
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Gulf Islands Families Together Society (GIFTS)

GIFTS supports people with disabilities by recognizing their right to employment, social, recreational, educational access and housing.more info

Address / Contact Info
152 McPhillips Avenue
, Salt Spring Island, BC, V8K 2V8
Phone: (250) 537-4744
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Gulf Islands Marine Rescue Society

more info

Address / Contact Info
Cell: (250) 537-7990
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Gulf Islands School District #64

The Gulf Islands School District has eleven schools, seven of which are on Salt Spring Island.more info

Address / Contact Info
112 Rainbow Road
, Salt Spring Island, BC, V8K 2K3
Superintendent: Jeff Hopkins: (250) 537-5548
Board Chair: May McKenzie: (250) 539-2530
Fax: (250) 537-4200
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