Help Lines and Referral Services – Crisis Intervention and Suicide Prevention

Alcohol and Drug Information & Referral Service 1-800-663-1441 or (604) 660-9382 within the Lower Mainland
24-hour service available to people across British Columbia needing information, support and help locating drug and alcohol rehabilitation programs.  Visit:  www.bc211.ca/adirs2.html
BC Eating Disorders Help Line 1-800-665-1822 (toll free in British Columbia)
Family Education and Support Centre provides programs and services to those living in Maple Ridge and Pitt Meadows.
For more information, please visit:
www.familyed.bc.ca
Family Services in the Community-Vancouver
Family Services of Greater Vancouver serves children, youth, adults and families throughout the lower mainland (Vancouver, Richmond, Burnaby, New Westminster, and Surrey) and other areas of the province. Services available:
• Individual and family counseling
• Drug and alcohol counseling
• Counseling and support to individuals, couples and families whose lives are affected by compulsive gambling.
www.fsgv.ca
Greater Vancouver HealthLink BC Tel:  1-800-872-3311
Toll-free BC wide:  1-800-784-2433 (1-800-SUICIDE)
(8-1-1) 24-hour service for British Columbians wishing to speak with a nurse about worrisome symptoms or a pharmacist about medication questions.  Visit www.healthlinkbc.ca
Langley Community Services Society assists individuals and families in the Langleys. Services available:
• Family counselling;
• Drug and alcohol counselling;
• Counselling to individuals, couples and families whose lives are affected by the misuse of alcohol and/or drugs by a family member or friend.
www.lcss.ca
North Shore Family Services North Shore serves children, youth, adults and families living in the City of North Vancouver, District of North Vancouver, the District of West Vancouver, as well as the Village of Lions Bay, and Bowen Island. Services available:
• Individual and family counselling;
• Eating disorder support group for parents, partners and caregivers facing challenges related to a family member with an eating disorder;
• Eating disorders prevention program that provides education, resources and support for youth and families in BC.
www.familyservices.bc.ca
SHARE Family and Community Services Society serves children, youth, adults and families who are residents of the Tri-Cities (Coquitlam, Port Coquitlam, Port Moody, Anmore and Belcarra), New Westminster and adjacent communities. Services available:
• Individual and family counselling;
• Drug and alcohol counselling for youth and adults;
• Problem gambling counselling for adults.
For more information, please visit:
www.sharesociety.ca
The BC Problem Gambling Help Line 1-888-795-6111 (toll free in British Columbia)
A province-wide, toll-free, multilingual telephone information and referral service available 24 hours a day.  Information and referral specialists can provide immediate information for problem gamblers, their families and friends, and can refer callers to professional problem gambling counselling services. www.bcresponsiblegambling.ca
The Kelowna Family Services Centre Society provides services to adults, seniors, children, youth and families in the Central Okanagan. www.kfscs.com
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