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Next Suicide Grief Support Group in September

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The BC Bereavement Helpline and the Crisis Centre are hosting a grief support group for those who have been bereaved by suicide. Being with others who have experienced a similar loss has proven to break isolation and create long-term networks of support. Suicide loss can be a unique and complicated grief.  Jude Platzer, one of […]

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Suicide Prevention Barriers on Lower Mainland Bridges

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – June 13, 2017 – Vancouver, BC The Crisis Intervention and Suicide Prevention Centre of BC, accredited by the American Association of Suicidology, continues to support the installation of suicide prevention barriers on the Burrard, Granville, Ironworkers, Lions Gate and Pattullo bridges as recommended in the  BC Coroner’s Service recommendation in 2008.  […]

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Responding to 13 Reasons Why

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You are likely aware of the new Netflix series 13 Reasons Why.  Adapted from the young adult fiction novel by Jay Asher, the story revolves around a senior high-school student named Hannah Baker, who dies by suicide and leaves behind a series of cassette tapes explaining her reasons for suiciding and her perspective on the […]

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Annual General Meeting 2017

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TO: Crisis Centre Voting Members FROM: Jodi Moss and Carol Andison, Co-Presidents DATE: May 4th, 2017 RE: Crisis Centre Annual General Meeting (AGM) Thursday, May 25th from 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm 763 East Broadway, Vancouver For your information, the 48th Annual General Meeting of the Crisis Intervention & Suicide Prevention Centre of B.C. (Crisis […]

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2016 Annual Report is Published!

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We are excited to share our 2016 Annual Report, a look at how our programs connect with each other and the community. In 2016, the Crisis Centre connected with over 102,000 individuals through our Community Learning and Engagement and Distress Services programs. Some highlights of the year include: Connected with almost 36,000 individuals throughout our phone […]

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