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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Salt Spring Cancer Support Group for Women

Many levels of assistance and support are available to women experiencing cancer.more info

Address / Contact Info
Melynda: (250) 537-8327
Roz: (250) 538-1902

Salt Spring Centre School

Salt Spring Centre School is a non-denominational, accredited independent school located on 70 acres of meadow, garden and forestland in the center of Salt Spring Island.more info

Address / Contact Info
355B Blackburn Road
, Salt Spring Island, BC, V8K 2B8
Phone: (250) 537-9130
Fax: (250) 537-9132
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Salt Spring Community Housing and Land Trust Society (SSCHLTS)

SSCHLTS is a registered society which acquires and holds land in perpetuity for affordable housing and other community benefits such as agriculture.more info

Address / Contact Info
c/o Box 98 Ganges PO
, Salt Spring Island, BC, V8K 2K6
Phone: (250) 537-9644
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Salt Spring Conservancy

A non-profit society dedicated to protecting the biodiversity of natural habitats and special land features through public education, working with private land-holders who wish to place Conservation covenants on their land, and acquiring and holding environmentally sensitive land, often with government agencies and other conservation organizations.more info

Address / Contact Info
Box 722 Ganges PO
, Salt Spring Island, BC, V8K 2W3
Phone: (250) 538-0318
Fax: (250) 538-0319
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Salt Spring Cooperative Preschool

A "learning through play" licensed preschool with parent involvement serving 3-5 year olds.more info

Address / Contact Info
110 Aldous Road
, Salt Spring Island, BC, V8K 2R7
Phone: (250) 537-8445
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Salt Spring Early Learning Centre

Our centre is a non-profit society that offers year-round early learning for children 2 1/2 to 5 years old, five days a week between the hours of 8 am and 5 pm. Qualified licensed staff provide a play-based curriculum revolving around the children's interests. Art, music and movement, dramatic play and large and fine motor activities are incorporated throughout the day. Large outdoor play area offers many opportunities to explore rain or shine. Situated close to town which allows for fun walking field trips.
more info

Address / Contact Info
115 Drake Road, Salt Spring Island
, BC
Phone: (250) 537-2114
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Salt Spring Elementary School

At Salt Spring Elementary School we pride ourselves in being a child centered school.more info

Address / Contact Info
122 Rainbow Road
, Salt Spring Island, BC, V8K 2V5
Phone: (250) 537-9928
Fax: (250) 537-1397
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Salt Spring Hospice Society and Bessie Dane Foundation

Confidential vigil sitting, one-to-one visits, follow up bereavement care, bi-annual grief groups are available from trained community volunteers.more info

Address / Contact Info
Hospice Resource Centre
129 Hereford Avenue
, Salt Spring Island, BC, V8K 2T3
Phone: (250) 537-2770
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Salt Spring Island Daycare Society

The Salt Spring Island Daycare Society is a non profit, charitable organization providing island families with quality and affordable daycare for close to 30 years.more info

Address / Contact Info
115 Drake Road
, Salt Spring Island, BC, V8K 2K3
Phone: (250) 537-2114
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Salt Spring Island Emergency Program

This program is responsible for providing Salt Spring Islanders with support in the event of a major emergency or disaster situation.more info

Address / Contact Info
Salt Spring Island, BC
EOC: (250) 537-1220
Cell: (250) 537-7902
Fax: (250) 537-4539
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