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Abuse / Neglect - Crisis Intervention - Crisis / Help Lines

Helpline for Children and Youth

24 hours per day / 7 days per week province-wide toll-free number for child or youth to call who is being abused or neglected.more info

Address / Contact Info
Ministry of Children and Family Development
Box 9770 Stn Prov Govt
, Victoria, BC, V8W 9S5
Helpline: 310-1234
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Indian Residential School Survivors Support Line

Provides free, immediate, confidential, non-judgmental support for Residential School survivors across Canada.more info

Address / Contact Info
Indian Residential School Survivors Society
413 West Esplande
, North Vancouver, BC, V7M 1A6
Support Line: 1-866-925-4419
Residential Survivors: 1-800-721-0066
Fax: (604) 985-0023
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Interior Crisis Line Network - West Kootenay Boundary Region

Toll free, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week phone line answered by trained staff and volunteers who are available to listen, provide information, referral and support in an anonymous and confidential manner.more info

Address / Contact Info
Trail Family and Individual Resources (FAIR) Centre Society
2079 Columbia Avenue
, Trail, BC, V1R 1K7
Crisis Line: 1-888-353-2273
Crisis Line Office: (250) 364-0274
Trail FAIR Office: (250) 364-2326
Fax: (250) 364-1480
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Kids Help Phone BC

A toll-free, 24-hour, bilingual and anonymous phone counselling, web counselling and referral service for children and youth aged 20 and younger, with support provided by professional counsellors. more info

Address / Contact Info
Kids Help Phone,
789 West Pender Street
, Vancouver, BC, V6C 1H2
Help Phone: 1-800-668-6868
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Reporting Child Abuse (24/7)

Available to anyone who is concerned about a situation pertaining to abuse or potential abuse of children.more info

Address / Contact Info
Ministry of Children and Family Development (MCFD)
Box 9770 Stn Prov Govt
, Victoria, BC, V8W 9S5
Report Child Abuse (24/7): 1-800-663-9122
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Seniors Abuse and Information Line (SAIL)

A safe place for older adults and those who care about them to speak to a trained professional about situations where they were abused or mistreated, as well as to access relevant information & resources.more info

Address / Contact Info
Seniors First BC
150 - 900 Howe Street
, Vancouver, BC, V6Z 2S9
SAIL Information Line: 1-866-437-1940
TTY: 1-855-306-1443
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VictimLink BC

Help and information 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, for victims of crime, family and sexual violence and abuse.more info

Address / Contact Info
BC
VictimLink BC: 1-800-563-0808
Phone: (604) 836-6381
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Youth Against Violence Line (YAVL)

A 24 hour, 7 day a week province-wide help line that offers young people one to one support and information to help deal with issues of youth violence or crime.more info

Address / Contact Info
Youth Against Violence Line
BC
Helpline: 1-800-680-4264
Text: (604) 836-6381
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Youth in BC On-Line Crisis Support

24 hours a day/7 days a week on-line chat or toll-free line.more info

Address / Contact Info
Crisis Intervention and Suicide Prevention Centre of BC (Crisis Centre) Youth Services
BC
Support Line: 1-866-661-3311
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