Ministry of Children and Family Development runs a helpline for children and youth 24 hours a day. Parents, friends and families can also call. In an emergency call 911.
Address: Delta, BC
Fraser Health START program
The Short Term, Assessment, Response, Treatment (START) Team provides confidential mental health crisis intervention services for children and teens.
For children and teens aged 6 to 18 years who are experiencing the rapid onset (in the past 2-4 weeks) of extreme mental health symptoms resulting in the child/teen being unable to participate in their typical daily activities or relationships.
Mental health crisis may include: self-harming, suicidal thoughts or attempts, intense anxiety or depression, distorted thinking, or high risk of significantly harming others. Child or teen must live in the Fraser region.
Youth, families, schools and medical professionals can directly access our services by contacting the START Team at 1-844-START11 (1-844-782-7811).
Youth in BC (Crisis Line)
YouthInBC.com is a program of the Crisis Centre. It Connects youth with support, information and resources. In an emergency call 911.
Kids Help Phone
National charity with counselors available 24 hours a day for children and teens. In an emergency call 911.