Report Bullying – Online Reporting Tool for Youth

Hope for Wellness HelplineThe Hope for Wellness Help Line offers immediate mental health counselling and crisis intervention to all Indigenous peoples across Canada.

The Hope for Wellness Help Line offers immediate mental health counselling and crisis intervention to all Indigenous peoples across Canada.

Anxiety BC An in-depth resource for anyone suffering from anxiety, with sections for parents and youth

Island Sexual Health Island Sexual Health Society offers sexual health clinics and sex education programs for all genders, orientations, identities, and ages in Greater Victoria, BC.

Booster Buddy Check out this online app created by BC’s Island Health. Manage your personal wellness journey and earn achievements as your sidekick guides you through a series of daily quests designed to establish and sustain positive habits.

BC Schizophrenia Society Includes other mental health concerns too. Group Support, counseling, and various supports.

Victoria Youth Empowerment Society (Substance Use, ages 13-18) –youth detox and support for families

Project Alive (Suicide and Mental Health crisis; under 19 yrs.) Urgent response for youth experiencing high risk mental and emotional distress or high suicide risk. Access is through Saanich Child and Youth Mental Health. Phone: 250 952-5073 M-F 830am-430pm

Eating Disorders Program (below 19 yrs. Phone: (250) 387-7000 Community mental health team serving children, youth and adults. Self referral with GP involvement.

Additional Resources

Victoria Society for Children with Autism   Serves, encourages, educates, supports, and inspires families in Greater Victoria who are living with children on the autism spectrum.  VSCA continues to evolve and connect with the larger community.

Victoria Disability Resource Centre  We work closely with people who have a disability and with other community organizations to find and remove barriers that prevent full participation in life. The Independent Living approach to providing services offers a new perspective on disability.

The Cridge Brain Injury Services  The Cridge Centre for the Family has been providing brain injury services since 1991. We are committed to providing supportive housing for survivors of brain injury in Greater Victoria complemented by services that provide a continuum of care, support and opportunity.

Victoria Youth Clinic  The Victoria Youth Clinic is a Not-for-Profit CONFIDENTIAL Primary Health Care Service for Youth aged 12 to 24 years.

Online Resources for Youth

Youth Space Online chat and text support. Discussion forum and e-counseling support. Based in Victoria.shutterstock_101324080-2

Youth in BC Online Chat (12pm-1am PST)

Victoria Crisis Online chat support (6pm-10pm PST)

Mind Check General mental health support, including simple screening tools on alcohol and drug use, anxiety, depression and stress checking, as well as information and support on how to manage these issues.

Mind Your Mind Award winning site created for youth by youth. Information, resources, and tools available to help manage stress, crisis and mental health concerns.

Psychosis Sucks Support, information and resource on psychosis.

Remember you are not alone!