Child, Youth, And Family - Youth Programs

BC Council for Families

The BC Council for Families develops programs, workshops and resources to strengthen and support diverse families.more info

Address / Contact Info
208-1847 West Broadway
, Vancouver, BC, V6J 1Y6
Phone: 604 678 8884 ext 101
Fax: (604) 678-8886
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Child and Youth Mental Health

The Child and Youth Mental Health services includes assessment, counselling and case planning for children and youth with depression, anxiety, family conflict, unmanageable behaviour, or other mental health concerns in home, school or community. The service provides specialized clinical interventions and support and follow-up in office or on an outreach basis.more info

Address / Contact Info
Salt Spring Island Community Services
268 Fulford-Ganges Road
, Salt Spring Island, BC, V8K 2K6
Phone: (250) 537-9971
Fax: (250) 537-9974
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Core Inn Youth Counsellors

The Core Inn is home to a drop-in centre and is home base for the Community Services youth counsellors and Options for Sexual Health.more info

Address / Contact Info
Salt Spring Island Community Services, Core Inn
134 McPhillips Avenue
, Salt Spring Island, BC, V8K 2T5
Phone: (250) 537-4365
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Family Support/Development

Family Support Services are provided on an outreach basis to families where children are determined to be in an unhealthy or risky home environment. These children may be in need of protective services or be at risk of removal from the home unless significant intervention and change occurs. The intent of the program is to reduce risk to the children and develop or restore a safe and healthy home.more info

Address / Contact Info
Salt Spring Island Community Services
268 Fulford-Ganges Road
, Salt Spring Island, BC, V8K 2K6
Phone: (250) 537-9971
Fax: (250) 537-9974
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Salt Spring Women Opposed to Violence and Abuse (SWOVA)

SWOVA develops solutions to prevent violence and abuse against women and children through education, community development, and research.more info

Address / Contact Info
Community Development and Research Society
344 Lower Ganges Road
, Salt Spring Island, BC, V8K 2V3
Phone: (250) 537-1336
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School-Based Counsellors

School support services include: counselling, family support and specific psychosocial interventions for children and youth.more info

Address / Contact Info
Salt Spring Island Community Services
268 Fulford-Ganges Road
, Salt Spring Island, BC, V8K 2K6
Phone: (250) 537-4365
Fax: (250) 537-9974
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Youth Alcohol and Drug

Provides prevention, education and treatment services for youth and families where substance use is a concern, or where someone is affected by the substance use of another.more info

Address / Contact Info
Salt Spring Island Community Services
268 Fulford-Ganges Road
, Salt Spring Island, BC, V8K 2K6
Phone: (250) 537-4365
Fax: (250) 537-9974
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Youth Outreach Services

● Youth and children who have addictions or problematic substance use issues, and/or who are affected by the substance misuse of others.

● Individuals who may have a serious and persistent mental illness and may be served concurrently with a mental health counsellor.more info

Address / Contact Info
Salt Spring Island Community Services
268 Fulford-Ganges Road
, Salt Spring Island, BC, V8K 2K6
Phone: (250) 537-9971
Fax: (250) 537-9974
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