We are here to listen, here to help - Any time.

If you or someone you know is having thoughts of suicide, call 1-800-784-2433 (1-800-SUICIDE).

We believe that genuine human connection is the cornerstone of suicide prevention.

Riley Skinner

Executive Director - Crisis Prevention, Intervention & Information Centre

People call crisis lines for many reasons, not just suicide prevention. Stress affects us all, and all of us differently so if you're feeling overwhelmed please call. Talking can help.

The Northern BC Crisis Line (1-888-562-1214) is a confidential and non-judgmental phone line to discuss anything troubling you. We are here to help.

Youth Support Line

250-564-8336 (text)

A confidential peer support service operated by trained youth answering calls from other youth. Text from 4-10PM or call 24/7.

310Mental Health Line


For emotional support, information and resources specific to mental health. ​

24-Hour Crisis Line


A confidential and non-judgmental crisis line to discuss anything troubling you. If it is a crisis to you, it is a crisis to us. 



If you are considering suicide or are concerned about someone who may be.

Youth Support Chat

An online chat for youth in crisis, or in need of information or referrals. The chat line is open from 4:00 pm to 10:00 PM daily.

If we are ever offline between 4:00 pm and 10:00 pm, we are experiencing technical difficulties.

You can call us 24/7 at 250-564-8336.

BC’s Crisis Lines are funded by BC Mental Health and Substance Use Services, a program of the Provincial Health Services Authority, (PHSA). We are authorized to collect personal information for the purpose of providing crisis and support services to individuals under s. 26(c) of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FIPPA). Your information will be used for this purpose, and to ensure the quality of our services. For more information about your privacy, visit http://www.phsa.ca/privacy or email: privacy@phsa.ca.