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


Jean C Barber Lodge

Affordable accommodations located across from the BC Cancer Agency – Vancouver Centre. A home away from home during cancer treatment with meals and support services.more info

Address / Contact Info
Candian Cancer Society, BC & Yukon
575 W 10th Ave
, Vancouver, BC, V5Z 4C3
Phone: (604) 879-9131
Fax: (604) 675-7131
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Jeannie Vasilakos, RMT

Massage Therapistmore info

Address / Contact Info
Phone: (250) 537-3663
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Jehovah's Witnesses

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Address / Contact Info
276 Fulford Ganges Road
, Salt Spring Island, BC, V8K 2K6
Phone: (250) 537-9126
Phone: (250) 537-4388

Jon Schwabach, Ph.D., RCC

Provide counselling to individuals and couples. Specializing in marital and family therapy, pain management, and the treatment of most mental health conditions including depression and anxiety. Trained in the use of EMDR for treatment of recent and historical trauma. Support for recovery from addictions (drug, alcohol, sex, gambling) and from chronic illness or disability. Extensive experience helping those with severe and persistent mental illness.more info

Address / Contact Info
208 Broadwell Rd
, Salt Spring Island, BC, V8K 1H3
Office: (250) 538-0023
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