Crisis Centres Serving British Columbia

If you are in crisis now please call any of the crisis line numbers listed below or dial the local emergency telephone number (often 911) in your area.

You can also call if you are not in crisis, seeking additional information. If you come across information in this page which is incorrect, please contact us so we can update it.

Association representing 14 crisis lines throughout the province of in BC
Contact: Treasurer Elizabeth Newcombe
Business: 250-753-2495
Fax: 250-753-2475
email: elizabeth@vicrisis.ca
website: http://www.crisislines.bc.ca
Serving the entire east Kootenay region, from Golden to the Alberta and USA borders
Crisis 24 Hour: 1-888-353-2273
39-13th Avenue South, Cranbrook, BC V1C 3H1
Business: 250-426-7477
Fax: 250-426-2134
email: crisisline@cmhakootenays.org
Crisis 24 Hour: 1-888-353-2273
#3100 – 28th Avenue , Vernon, BC V1T 1W3
Business: 250-545-8074
Fax: 250-558-9958
email: crisisline_ed@shaw.ca
Serves Kelowna, Westbank, Winfield, Lakecountry
Crisis 24 Hour: 1-888-353-2273
Kelowna Community Resources, 255 Lawrence Ave, Kelowna, BC V1Y 6L2
Business: 250-763-8008
Fax: 250-763-6282
email: crisisline@kcr.ca
website: http://www.kcr.ca
(Prevention, Intervention and Information)
Serves all of Northern BC north of Quesnel, except the Peace River Country, Fraser Lake, Fort Fraser & Vanderhoof
Prince George Crisis, 24 hrs: 250-563-1214
Youth Line, 4-11 pm: 250-564-8336
Crisis, 24 hrs.: 1-888-562-1214
Fraser Lake Crisis Line: 250-699-6315
5th Floor, 1600-3rd Ave., Prince George, BC V2L 3G6
Business: 250-564-5736
Fax: 250-563-0815 email: pgcrisiscentre@telus.net
website: http://www.northernbccrisissuicide.ca
Jubilee Care/CMHA
Crisis 24 Hour: 1-888-353-2273
51 – 4th Avenue, Williams Lake, BC V2G 1J6
Business: 250-398-8220
Fax: 250-392-4456
email: janice.breck@cmhawl.org
Serving British Columbia and the Yukon
202-3102 Main Street, Vancouver, BC V5T 3G7
Business: (604) 875-6431
Fax: (604) 660-9415
email: VictimLinkBC@bc211.ca
website: http://www.victimlinkbc.ca
Provides counselling for individuals who are in a suicidal crisis, have made a suicide attempt, or are survivors of a suicide death.
Intake Worker, 8:30 am to 4:30 pm,
Monday to Friday: 604-675-3985
#301-1669 East Broadway, Vancouver, BC V5N1V9
Business: 604-675-3985
Fax: 604-879-7463
email: dammy.albach@vch.ca
Serving Vancouver Island 24/7
1-888-494-3888
P.O. Box 1118, Nanaimo, BC V9R 6E7
Business: 250-753-2495
Fax: 250-753-2475
email: info@vicrisis.ca
website: http://www.vicrisis.ca
For suicidal children and youth (18 & under) at risk to suicide.
Intake: 604-709-4111
Vancouver, BC
Burnaby residents seeking counselling for persons in suicidal crisis or support for persons conerns about someone at risk to suicide.
Intake: 604-453-1900
Burnaby, BC
Crisis 24 hrs: 1-800-SUICIDE (1-800-784-2433)
Business: 250-753-2495
Fax: 250-753-2475
website: http://www.crisislines.bc.ca
Crisis 24 hours: 310-6789
website: www.crisislines.bc.ca
Crisis 24 hrs: 250-949-6033
P.O. Box 5267, Port Hardy, BC V0N 2P0
Business: 250-949-8333
Fax: 250-949-8344
email: cparker@island.net
Serving Port Alberni, Ucluelet, Tofino, Bamfield, and West coast of Vancouver Island
Crisis 24 hrs: 250-723-4050
Teen line: 250-723-2040
Crisis 24 hrs: 1-800-588-8717
P.O. Box 294, Port Alberni, BC V9Y 7Y7
Business: 250-726-2323
Fax: 250-723-2382
email: KUU-Uscrisisresponse@shaw.ca
Serving entire east Kootenay region, from Golden to the Alberta & USA borders
Crisis, 24 hrs: 1-888-353-2273
c/o CMHA for Kootenays, 39-13th Ave. South Cranbrook, BC V1C 3H1
Business: 250-426-5222
Fax: 250-426-2134
email: cgagnon@cmhakootenays.org
Crisis 24 hrs: 604-852-9099
P.O. Box 8000-451, Abbotsford, BC V2S 6H1
Business: 604-852-9099
Fax: 604-852-4058
email: Debbie@iptell.com
Serves Trail & Rossland, the West Kootenay and Boundary regions, including Nelson, Grand Forks, Castlegar, Christina Lake, New Denver, Nakusp and Salmo
Crisis 24 hrs: 1-888-353-2273
2079 Columbia Ave. Trail, BC V1R 1K7
Business: 250-364-2326
Fax: 250-364-1255
email: crisisline@trailfair.ca
Serves Vancouver, North Vancouver city & district, Bowen Island, West Vancouver, Burnaby
763 East Broadway, Vancouver, BC V5T 1X8
Also has online chat for youth: http://www.youthinbc.com
Crisis 24 hrs: 604-872-3311
Crisis 24 hrs TTY: 604-872-0113

Serving Powell River & area, Sunshine Coast, Squamish, Whistler, Pemberton and Howe Sound-the Sea to Sky corridor
Crisis 24 hrs: 1-866-661-3311
Crisis 24 hrs TTY: 1-866-872-0113
Business: 1-604-872-1811
Fax: 1-604-879-6216
email: rkramer@crisiscentre.bc.ca
website: http://www.crisiscentre.bc.ca

Serves Surrey, White Rock, Langley and Delta
Crisis 24 hrs: 1-877-820-7444
9815-140th Street, Surrey, BC V3T 4M4
Business: 604-584-5811
Fax: 604-584-7628 jackiey@scss.ca
Cantonese Help Line, 10 am – 10 pm: 604-270-8233
Mandarin Help Line, 10 am – 10 pm: 604-270-8222
#220-700 Minoru Blvd., Richmond, BC V6Y 3Z5
Business: 604-270-8611
Fax: 604-270-8611 email: Johnson.ma@success.bc.ca
Serves Cirhmond, South Delta, Ladner & Tsawwassen
Crisis 15 hrs (9 am – midnight): 604-279-7070
#120-7000 Minoru Blvd., Richmond, BC, BC V6Y 3Z5
Business: 604-279-7077
Fax: 604-279-7075
email: chimo@chimocrisis.com
Crisis Line: 1-888-353-CARE (2273)
The following five crisis lines form the Interior Crisis Line Network. Their service territory is defined by Interior Health Authority.

Williams Lake Crisis Line
c/o CMHA – Cariboo Chilcotin Branch, 51 – 4th Avenue, Williams Lake, BC V2G 1J6

Kelowna Crisis Line
c/o Kelowna Community Resources, 255 Lawrence Avenue, Kelowna, BC V1Y 6L2

Vernon Crisis Line (aka PIN Crisis Line, CMHA, Vernon)
3100 – 28th Avenue, Vernon, BC V1T 1W3

http://peopleinneed.ca

East Kootenay Crisis Line (Cranbrook)
c/o CMHA Kootenays, 39 – 13th Avenue South, Cranbrook, BC V1C 2V4

West Kootenay – Boundary Regional Crisis Line (Trail)
Trail Family & Individual Resource Centre Society, 2079 Columbia Avenue, Trail, BC V1R 1K7

http://trailfair.ca/ProgramPages/CLine.html