Resources

Crisis Line: 604-951-8855


Youth Help Line: 604-310-1234

For immediate crisis support for victims of family and sexual violence, VictimLink provides information and help 24 hours a day: 1.800.563.0808

If you are a child or youth and need help now, contact the Help Line for Children by calling the operator (Dial 0 – No Charge) and ask for Zenith 1234. Available 24 hours a day.

All the above services are free and confidential.

If you are in immediate danger, call 911 to access police.

Victim link BC http://www.victimlinkbc.ca/


Ministry of Children and Famiiy Development (MCFD)    www.gov.bc.ca/mcf/

Intake & Support:  604-469-7600

Youth Services:     604-927-2616

After Hours:           604-660-8180


RCMP

Emergency 9-1-1

Coquitlam RCMP Non-emergency line


Greater Vancouver Crime Stoppers

1-800-222-TIPS/8477

www.solvecrime.ca


SHARE Society www.sharesociety.ca

Admin:           604-540-9161

Crisis Line:    604-540-2221

Drug Intake:  604-936-3900

Services Offered: Provide services to youth 12-18 years of age for addiction issues, community ad school-based prevention, special needs, and services for parents.


PLEA  www.plea.ca

Detox Services:         604-708-2616

Sexual Exploitation:   1-877-411-7532

Services Offered: Addiction Services, youth probation support, independent living support, counselling, jobs & affordable housing, sexual identity support.


Tri-City Transitions www.tricitytransitions.com

(604) 941-7111

200 – 2540 Shaughnessy Street

Port Coquitlam, BC V3C 3W4

info@tricitytransitions.com

Hours of operation 9am to 4:30pm Monday to Friday.

Services Provided: Provide help and hope to women and families who have been impacted by violence and abuse.


Children of the Street Society    www.childrenofthestreet.com

Sexual Exploitation

604-777-7510

Services offered: Prevention & Awareness Workshops


BC Partners for mental Health and Addiction Information     www.heretohelp.bc.ca

Fact sheets on drugs and alcohol and mental illnesses

Interactive toolkits for youth and families

Resources for family members

Online support groups


Kids Help Phone www.kidshelpphone.ca

Space for youth to write confidential messages and receive a written response from a trained counselor within a few days

Information on a wide variety of topics


Links to Lower Mainland resources

Information Services Vancouver – Red Book Online www.communityinfo.bc.ca

Links to information and referral services

Search engine for The Red Book directory of services for the Lower Mainland


Centre for Addictions Research of BC www.carbc.ca

Fact sheets on drugs and alcohol

Publications on substance use

Links to BC resources referral services

BC statistics on substance use

Substance information library


Carol Todd – Snowflake Blog  Web & Blog site

Carol Todd, mother of Amanda Todd who unfortunately took her own life as a result of bullying, has dedicated a blog to sharing her thoughts and insights…as well as others who have been touched by bullying in some way.

Carol has become a vocal advocate for more awareness to bullying, specifically cyber bullying.

Amanda Todd’s Memorial Legacy Fund