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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Parent/Child Mother Goose

Parent Child Mother Goose is an interactive parent participation early literacy singing and rhyme program for children age 0 to 6 years.more info

Address / Contact Info
Family Place
120 Park Drive
, Salt Spring Island, BC, V8K 2R7
Phone: (250) 537-9176
Fax: (250) 537-9974
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Pet Loss Support Line

The Pet Loss Support Line offers emotional support to anyone who has experienced or is anticipating the loss of a pet, for any reason.more info

Address / Contact Info
Pacific Animal Therapy Society (PATS), Head Office
9412 Lauries Lane
, Sidney, BC, V8L 4L2
Phone: 1(250) 389-8047
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Petra Hasenfratz, RMT

Massage Therapistmore info

Address / Contact Info
298 Blackburn Road
, Salt Spring Island, BC, V8K 2B8
Phone: (250) 537-0602

PharmaCare

BC PharmaCare helps British Columbians with the cost of eligible prescription drugs and designated medical supplies.more info

Address / Contact Info
Ministry of Housing and Social Development
toll free: 1-800-464-4911
Web Links Website

Pharmasave Salt Spring

Salt Spring Pharmacy is your community's centre for great products, friendly service and expert advice. With two locations to serve the Salt Spring Island community; both stores offer all the great products and services you have come to expect.more info

Address / Contact Info
Downtown: 537-5534
Uptown: 538-0323
Web Links Website

Phoenix Elementary School

Phoenix School is a small, holistic school inspired by its natural setting, with a deep sense of family, community and society.more info

Address / Contact Info
and Learning Design Partners
163 Drake Road
, Salt Spring Island, BC, V8K 2K8
Phone: (250) 537-1156
Fax: (250) 537-1842
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Port Washington Montessori

Open year round from Monday - Friday, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm. Programs are offered morning, afternoon and all-day for children age 6 months to 12 years. Port Washington Montessori is a licensed multi-age learning environment filled with opportunities for hands-on learning, outdoor exploration, art, music and story. Weekly trips to Victoria include instruction in swimming, skating and gymnastics. Our mixed-age grouping provides a uniquely supportive environment honoring the development of each child as an individual.more info

Address / Contact Info
1204 Port Washington Road
, Pender Island, BC, V0N 2M1
Phone: (250) 629-6114

Public Health

Public Health provides services and information on public health issues including pre-natal courses, baby health services, vaccinations and disease prevention.more info

Address / Contact Info
Island Health - Child, Youth and Family
1-137 Crofton Road
, Salt Spring Island, BC, V8K 2R8
Phone: (250) 538-4880
Fax: (250) 538-4899