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

Community Resources - Information & Advocacy

Canadian Hard of Hearing Association - BC

We assist with hearing related challenges by providing information, education, rehabilitation and advocacy.more info

Address / Contact Info
Canadian Hard of Hearing Association - BC Chapter, CHHA-BC
9181 Main Street, Unit 216
, Chilliwack, BC, V2P 1T3
Toll-free: 1-866-888-2442
Phone: (604) 795-9238
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Capital Regional District

The Islands Trust has a legislated mandate for protecting and preserving the trust area, primarily through land use planning and regulation.more info

Address / Contact Info
1-500 Lower Ganges Rd
, Salt Spring Island, BC, V8K 2N8
Phone: (250) 537-9144
Fax: (250) 537-9116
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Chamber of Commerce

The Salt Spring Island Chamber of Commerce, established in 1948, is a not-for-profit organization representing more than 300 business owners and individuals on the island.more info

Address / Contact Info
121 Lower Ganges Road
, Salt Spring Island, BC, V8K 2T1
Phone: (250) 537-4223
Fax: (250) 537-4276
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Elections BC

Call to register for the provincial voters list.more info

Address / Contact Info
toll free: 1-800-661-8683
toll free: 1-866-466-0665
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Enquiry BC

Enquiry BC is a provincial call centre that provides services to all British Columbia residents, on behalf of provincial government ministries, Crown corporations and public agencies.more info

Address / Contact Info
toll free: 1-800-663-7867
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Fulford Business Association

more info

Address / Contact Info
Phone: (250) 653-4321
Fax: (250) 653-4324

Gulf Islands Marine Rescue Society

more info

Address / Contact Info
Cell: (250) 537-7990
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Income Assistance

Provides employment and assistance (BCEA) for individuals who are in need of financial assistance and are eligible for benefits.more info

Address / Contact Info
Ministry of Housing and Social Development
toll free: 1-866-866-0800
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Islands Trust

The Islands Trust has a legislated mandate for protecting and preserving the trust area, primarily through land use planning and regulation.more info

Address / Contact Info
1-500 Lower Ganges Road
, Salt Spring Island, BC, V8K 2N8
Phone: (250) 537-9144
Fax: (250) 537-9116
Web Links Website Email

Ministry for Children and Family Development (MCFD)

The Ministry provides programs and services to ensure that healthy children and responsible families are living in safe, caring and inclusive communities.more info

Address / Contact Info
Saanich Peninsula & Gulf Islands Integrated Services
103-7851 E Saanich Road
, Saanichton, BC, V8W 9S3
Phone: (250) 544-3300
Fax: (250) 544-3315
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