For a more comprehensive listing of resources, please see our resources page.
If you have a medical issue requiring emergency care, please call 9-1-1 To speak with the BC nurses line, call 8-1-1 Vancouver Island Crisis Line 1-888-494-3888 Vancouver Island Crisis Line is for people in emotional crisis, including suicide and mental health issues.
As well, information regarding emergency housing, drug and alcohol counseling/withdrawal management, mental health assessment/support, food/basic needs is available to everyone.
Youth in BC -1-800-suicide/1-800-784-2433 Youth in BC is an online service where BC youth can connect live, one-on-one with a crisis chat volunteer, obtain email support from professional staff, locate timely and accurate information on different issues, and connect to referral services in their own community.
Sex addiction is also known as an ‘intimacy disorder’ or ‘intimacy malfunction.’ This means sufferers cannot maintain a healthy intimate relationship with another.