Patient Resources

The Vancouver Island Crisis Line: call 1-888-494-3888, 24 hours a day to connect to a BC crisis line, without a wait or busy signal. The crisis line team has received advanced training in mental health issues and services by members of the BC Partners for Mental Health and Addictions Information.

Kid’s Help Phone: for children and youth aged 5 to 20. Call 1-800-668-6868 to speak to a professional counsellor, 24 hours a day. It’s free, confidential, anonymous and available across Canada. They can also refer you to local services and resources. Kid’s Help Phone is available in English and French.

Kelty Mental Health Resource Centre: We help families across the province navigate the mental health system, listen and offer peer support, and connect them to resources and tools.  

Foundry BC: Foundry offers young people ages 12-24 health and wellness resources, services and supports – online and through integrated service centres in communities across BC.