If you are in crisis, please call 911 or the Vancouver Crisis Centre at 1.866.661.3311

Helplines & Advocacy Services

  • Vancouver Crisis Centre: 1.866.661.3311
  • BC Mental Health Information Line: 1.800.661.2121
  • BC Alcohol & Drug Information & Referral Service: 1.800.663.1441
  • BC Nurse Line: 1.866.215.4700, hearing impaired number: 1.866.889.4700
  • Trans Helpline: 1.877.330.6366
  • Problem Gambling Help Line: 1.888.795.6111
  • Credit Counselling Society: 1.888.527.8999
  • Mood Disorders Association of BC: 604.873.0103
  • Early Psychosis Intervention Program: 1.866.870.7847
  • Griefworks BC: 1.877.234.3322
  • Seniors’ Distress Line: 604.872.1234
  • Legal Services Society: 1.866.577.2525
  • Suicide Attempt Follow-up Education & Research Program (SAFER): 604.675.3985
  • AIDS Vancouver Helpline: 604.696.4666 

Information on Mental Illness

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Women’s Shelter / Resource Centre:

  • North Shore Women’s Centre – providing drop-in resources, information, and workshops to women on a variety of topics (law, health & wellness, technology):

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