If you are in immediate danger, call your local police or dial 9-1-1

Get help now directs you to emergency contacts, legal information, online safety information and our directory of programs and services for women, children and youth experiencing violence.

Emergency Contacts

VictimLink BC

24-hour telephone help line providing crisis support in 130 languages. VictimLink BC can connect you to Safe emergency shelter, counselling programs and other treatment and healing programs.

Kids Help Phone

Canada-wide 24-hour bi-lingual counselling and information services for children and youth between 5 to 20 years old.  Services can be accessed via telephone, mobile app, and online.

Helpline for Children

310.1234 no area code needed, dial 0 and ask for Zenith
24-hour helpline for children and youth who may feel unsafe, as well as adults who may have concerns about the welfare of a minor.  This helpline is answered by child protection social workers.

Ministry of Social Development & Social Innovation – After-Hours Emergency Line

604.660.3194 / 1.866.660.3194
Provides after-hours emergency service at times of personal or family crisis related to basic necessities (food, shelter, medical transportation, and prescription drugs).

Prideline (Gay and Lesbian Helpline)

Qmunity is a Vancouver-based resource centre offering community services and programs that celebrate, support and enhance the diverse cultures of queer communities throughout British Columbia.