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

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Emergency Contacts

VictimLink BC

Call or text 1.800.563.0808
Collect call Telus Relay Service at 711
Email VictimLinkBC@bc211.ca

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.

Canadian Human Trafficking Hotline

The Canadian Human Trafficking Hotline is a confidential, multilingual service, operating 24/7 to connect victims and survivors with social services, law enforcement, and emergency services, as well as receive tips from the public.

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.


Text 778.783.0177 or online chat
A free and confidential online crisis & emotional support chat for Canadian youth up to 30 years of age to access emotional support, resources, and crisis response services.

Hope for Wellness Help Line

1.855.242.3310 or online chat
24-hour helpline offers immediate help to all Indigenous peoples across Canada.

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).

Northern BC Crisis Line

24-hour crisis and information line serving northern British Columbia.

Aboriginal People Crisis Lines

1-800-784-2433 or 1-866-661-3311
Crisis Intervention / Suicide Prevention Line

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.