If you are in crisis you can call any of the following confidential, non-judgmental helping lines for emotional support and resource information. Many crisis lines help 24 hours a day, 7 days a week in multiple languages. In an emergency, call 9-1-1.
BC Mental Health and Substance Use Services 310-6789, no area code required, toll-free, 24/7.
Chimo Crisis Services Crisis Lines 604-279-7070 Serves Richmond, South Delta, Ladner, and Tsawwassen
Crisis Intervention & Suicide Prevention Centre of B.C., Distress Line 24/7, Greater Vancouver – 604-872-3311; Greater Vancouver Seniors’ Distress Line – 604-872-1234; Lower Mainland and Sunshine Coast – toll-free 1-866-661-3311; BC-wide 1-800-SUICIDE (1-800-784-2433); Online Chat Service for Adults: www.CrisisCentreChat.ca (Noon to 1am)
CTC Telecare Crisis & Caring Line (Christian-Based Crisis Line serving all BC) Crisis Lines: 604-852-9099; toll-free 1-888-852-9099
Fraser Health Crisis Line 604-951-8855 or toll-free 1-877-820-7444 24/7 for emotional support and resource information.
KUU-US Crisis Line http://www.albernihosting.com/kuu-us/ 250-723-4050 on Vancouver Island; toll-free 1-800-588-8717 across BC. 24/7 crisis service for all Aboriginal people on Vancouver Island and in the province of BC. KUU-US’s services work to ensure agencies, individuals and families that they are receiving a continuum of services that reduces the likelihood of “falling through the cracks”.
S.U.C.C.E.S.S Chinese Help Lines Crisis Lines: Cantonese 604-270-8233; Mandarin 604-270-8222 Area Served: Serves callers in the province of British Columbia who speak Mandarin or Cantonese.