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Abuse / Neglect - Arrow & Slocan Lakes (Nakusp Area)

BC Society for Male Survivors of Sexual Abuse

A non-profit society established to provide individual and group therapy to male survivors of sexual abuse. Also provides support for relatives and significant others of the survivors.more info

Address / Contact Info
3126 West Broadway
, Vancouver, BC, V6K 2H3
Office: (604) 682-6482
Fax: (604) 684-8883
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BC Society of Transition Houses (BCSTH)

Facilitates and supports the establishment of transition houses and other services to battered women and their children.more info

Address / Contact Info
325 - 119 West Pender Street
, Vancouver, BC, V6B 1S5
Toll-free: 1-800-661-1040
Phone: (604) 669-6943
Fax: (604) 682-6962
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Ending Violence Association of BC

Provincial Association of service providers which addresses family violence, child sexual abuse (recent and historical) and sexual assault.more info

Address / Contact Info
1404 – 510 West Hastings Street
, Vancouver, BC, V6B 1L8
Office: (604) 633-2506
Fax: (604) 633-2507
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FREDA Centre for Research on Violence Against Women & Children

Feminist Research, Education,Development and Action (FREDA) Centre fosters and supports collaboration among community workers, practitioners, policy makers and academics who are involved in issues concerning violence against women and children.more info

Address / Contact Info
Simon Fraser University
515 West Hastings Street
, Vancouver, BC, V6B 5K3
Office: (778) 782-5197
Fax: (778) 782-5189
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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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Justice Institute of BC

Provincial post-secondary Institute for Justice and Public Safety education, ranging from basic training to Bachelor Degrees. There are six campuses in BC.more info

Address / Contact Info
715 McBride Boulevard
, New Westminster, BC, V3L 5T4
Toll-free: 1-888-865-7764
Phone: (604) 528-5422
Fax: (604) 528-5518
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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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MCFD Child Protection Services - Nakusp

Any concerns about the safety and wellbeing of children must be reported to the Ministry of Children and Family Development (MCFD) by calling 1-800-663-9122. more info

Address / Contact Info
Ministry of Children and Family Development (MCFD)
204 - 6th Avenue NW
, Nakusp, BC, V0G 1R1
Report Abuse (24/7): 1-800-663-9122
Nakusp Office: (250) 265-4865
Fax: (250) 265-3117
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