LINK to Report Bullying – Online Reporting Tool for Youth

Are you, or someone you know, at risk of hurting yourself or someone else?

Despite how you might feel, YOU ARE NOT ALONE. REPORT BULLYING BC is an anonymous and confidential online reporting tool for students. REPORT IT.

Anxiety BC  An in-depth resource for anyone suffering from anxiety, with sections for parents and youth

Booster Buddy Check out this online app created by BC’s Island Health. Manage your personal wellness journey and earn achievements as your sidekick guides you through a series of daily quests designed to establish and sustain positive habits.

BC Schizophrenia Society  Includes other mental health concerns too. Group Support, counseling, and various supports.

Coast Mental Health

Coast Mental Health is a non-profit private organization that supports recovery from mental illness by providing intervention and care. From our meal and clothing programs and supported housing, we see restored dignity. And from our life skills training, education and employment programs, we see reduced poverty and increased security.

With the right supports, people can and do recover from these illnesses. Mental illness is simply another obstacle in life.

Mood Disorders Association of BC

The Mood Disorders Association of BC (MDABC) is a non-profit organization that provides treatment, support, education, and hope of recovery for people living with a mood disorder. We serve to build awareness and understanding in communities throughout the province, reaching out to as many people as possible.

Mood Disorders Centre – Vancouver Coastal Health – UBC Hospital

The Mood Disorders Centre is a specialized psychiatric program within Vancouver Coastal Health for people with mood disorders (depression and bipolar disorder) in British Columbia, Canada.

Here to Help

This is the website of the BC Partners in Mental Health and Addictions and it is a place to get mental health and substance use information you can trust.

Kelty Mental Health Resource Centre

The FORCE mandate is to support and empower families and work collaboratively with professionals and systems in understanding and meeting the mental health needs of families.

Online Tools for Youth

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Youth in BC Online Chat (12pm-1am PST)

Victoria Crisis Online chat support (6pm-10pm PST)

Mind Check  General mental health support, including simple screening tools on alcohol and drug use, anxiety, depression and stress checking, as well as information and support on how to manage these issues.

Mind Your Mind  Award winning site created for youth by youth. Information, resources, and tools available to help manage stress, crisis and mental health concerns.

Pychosis Sucks Support, information and resource on psychosis.

The Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA), BC Division exists to promote the mental health of British Columbians and support the resilience and recovery of people experiencing mental illness.

Please Visit our HELP Page for more information.

Pacific Autism Family Centre 

The Pacific Autism Family Centre (PAFC) is a proposed centre of excellence for individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder and their families. The PAFC’s core purpose is to be a Knowledge Centre: Bringing together state of the art resources for research, information, learning, assessment, treatment and support; and building capacity to address the lifespan needs of individuals with ASD, and their families across BC.

Disability Alliance BC 

For over 35 years, Disability Alliance BC (formerly BC Coalition of People with Disabilities) has been a provincial, cross-disability voice in British Columbia. Their mission is to support people, with all disabilities, to live with dignity, independence and as equal and full participants in the community. DABC champion issues impacting the lives of people with disabilities through our direct services, community partnerships, advocacy, research and publications.

Stop HIV/AIDS Clinical Outreach Team 
Provides medical support to HIV+ patients. Referrals can be made by healthcare providers or clients themselves. To find HIV and STI testing services near you, click here.

Brain Injury – Vancouver Coastal Mental Health

Our Acquired Brain Injury Supports (ABIS) program is one of the programs we offer to people with brain injuries. It is designed to help people live in the community with a level of independence that meets their personal goals and health needs.

LGBTQ Resources and Online Chat

Excellent informational resources and crisis phone/chat contacts for LGBTQ youth.

Please remember that you are not alone!