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The Crisis Centre of BC is dedicated to providing help and hope to individuals, organizations, and communities. Spanning the spectrum of crisis support, suicide prevention, and postvention, we engage staff and volunteers in a variety of services and programs that educate, train, and support the strength and capacity of individuals and communities.

 

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Almost half of all people who rated their mental health as poor would be unwilling to call 911 during a mental health crisis: Media Advisory for World Suicide Prevention Day

Who do British Columbians trust when they need crisis mental health support? We engaged InsightsWest to conduct an omnibus

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World Suicide Prevention Day Programming

One in every 100 deaths worldwide is the result of suicide. It can affect every one of us. Each

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Immediate access to barrier-free, non-judgemental, confidential support and follow-up to youth, adults, and seniors through 24/7 phone lines and online services.

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Volunteer

Our programs and services are volunteer-powered. Volunteering is a great way to make a contribution to your community and gain valuable skills and experience.

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Donate

Join us by making and financial contribution and help respond to the mental health crisis and in fostering compassionate, connected, suicide-safer communities.

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Distress Phone Services

Our 24/7 distress phone service provides support to vulnerable individuals across British Columbia. We offer services through our 24/7 distress phone lines. Learn More

Online Distress Services

Web-based chat services for youth and adults in distress available 7 days a week from noon – 1am across BC and the Yukon. Learn More

Education & Training

Education and training to increase awareness about suicide, strengthen intervention skills, facilitate growth and recovery after a suicide experience and provide empowering tools for resiliency. Learn More