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 Programs

BC Coalition of People with Disabilities

The BC Coalition of People with Disabilities raises public and political awareness around issues that affect the lives of people who live with a disability.more info

Address / Contact Info
toll free: 1-800-663-1278
Web Links Website Email

BC Council for Families

The BC Council for Families works to strengthen and support families with education, information, research and advocacy.more info

Address / Contact Info
204-259 Granville Street
, Vancouver, BC, V6H 3H1
toll free: 1-800-663-5638
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BC Eating Disorders Society

This toll free number provides information, referrals, and education about disordered eating.more info

Address / Contact Info
526 Michigan Street
, Victoria, BC, V8V 1S2
toll free: 1-800-665-1822
Fax: 1(604) 875-3688
Web Links Email

BC Health Guide

British Columbians have trusted health information at their fingertips with just a phone call or a click away with HealthLink BC.more info

Address / Contact Info
Vancouver Island Health Authority
Phone: 811
Web Links Website

BC Mental Health Information

This is a 24 hour line providing free information, referral and support for mental health and mental illness issues.more info

Address / Contact Info
toll free: 1-800-661-2121
Web Links Website Email

BC Nurse Line

This line offers confidential health information and advice from registered nurses.more info

Address / Contact Info
toll free: 1-866-215-4700

BC Poison Control Centre

BC Poison Control Centre provides a 24-hour phone line offering emergency advice and information on the treatment of poisoning or overdose of medications, chemicals, street drugs, or other hazardous or toxic substances.more info

Address / Contact Info
toll free: 1-800-567-8911
Web Links Website

Bethel Pentecostal Assembly

Sunday Worship 10:30am.more info

Address / Contact Info
215 Baker Road
, Salt Spring Island, BC, V8K 2N6
Phone: (250) 537-4143
Web Links Email

Blood Pressure Clinic

Free Blood Pressure Clinic offered.more info

Address / Contact Info
Senior Services Society
379 Lower Ganges Road
, Salt Spring Island, BC, V8K 2V4
Phone: (250) 537-4604

Brain Injury Disease Stroke Support Group

The Brain Injury Disease Stroke Support Group is a group of people sharing coping strategies with support and humour.more info

Address / Contact Info
Croftonbrook Meeting Room
132 Corbett Road
, Salt Spring Island, BC, V8K 1Z8
Phone: (250) 537-1190