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

Health Professionals

Adult Mental Health Outreach

Mental Health Outreach services connect with individuals with severe and persistent mental health issues in non-office environments including peer drop-in activities, community and their homes.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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AIDS Vancouver Island

AIDS Vancouver Island (AVI) is a community-based AIDS Service Organization (ASO) that provides education, support, and advocacy for people infected and affected by HIV/AIDS, Hepatitis C, and other communicable diseases.more info

Address / Contact Info
toll free: 1-800-665-2437
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Alan Caplan, MA

Registered Therapistmore info

Address / Contact Info
BC
Phone: (250) 537-9773
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Alan Johnson, RMT

Massage Therapistmore info

Address / Contact Info
Phone: (250) 538-7571
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Alanon and Alateen

Alanon and Alateen are self help support groups with the purpose of helping friends, family and teenage children of problem drinkers.more info

Address / Contact Info
Salt Spring Island, BC
Phone: (250) 537-4834

Alcoholics Anonymous

Alcoholics Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from alcoholism.more info

Address / Contact Info

Alice Friedman

Registered Psychologist #840more info

Address / Contact Info
Phone: (250) 537-2343

Alzheimer Caregivers Support Group

This group is a volunteer initiative sponsored by the Alzheimer's Association of BC and the Family Caregiver's Network Society.more info

Address / Contact Info
379 Lower Ganges Road
, Salt Spring Island, BC, V8K 2V4
Phone: (250) 537-5004
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Anne May, RMT

Massage Therapistmore info

Address / Contact Info
130 McPhillips Ave
, Salt Spring Island, BC, V8K 2T5
Phone: (250) 538-7251
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Arlene Rainbow May, RMT

Massage Therapistmore info

Address / Contact Info
Phone: (250) 537-1503