Vancouver Crisis Centre
24/7 Crisis counselling phone service
Crisis line: 604-872-3311
Toll Free 1-866-661-3311
Suicide Crisis Line: 1-800-SUICIDE (784-2433)
Access and Assessment Centre (ACC) at VGH
For non-life-threatening mental health or addictions concerns, contact the Access and Assessment Centre (ACC) at VGH, available 24-7, 365 days a year. Phone, drop-in and outreach support available for Vancouver residents.
S.A.F.E.R. (Suicide Attempt Follow-up, Education & Research)
Also provides psychoeducational sessions to people concerned about suicide in a significant other. Anyone bereaved by a suicide death who can attend the office may access one-on-one counselling and a structured support group.
Women Against Violence Against Women (WAVAW)
Rape Crisis Line 24 hrs/day
Lower mainland – 604-255-6344
Toll-free – 1-877-392-7583
BC Association of Clinical Counsellors
This site provides information about counselling in British Columbia. It is short for the BC Association of Clinical Counsellors. BCACC provides information about the regulation of members, its code of ethics, and a searchable database by region.
Central Access – Detox Referral Line
Links people to detox facilities and addiction housing services.
Toll Free 1-866-658-1221