HELPFUL LINKS

Here are a few resources where you can get help:

Are you a victim of abuse, harassment or discrimination in a sport environment? Have you witnessed such an incident?

The Canadian Sport Helpline is a free, anonymous, confidential and independent service in both official languages. You can reach us by phone, text or email.

Canadian Sport Help line

NEW FOR COACHES
Free elearning course- Mental Health in Sport
Coaching Association of Canada
https://coach.ca/

Canadian Suicide Prevention
Toll-Free: 1-833-456-4566
TEXT: 45645
CHAT online

Kids Help
Toll Free: 1-800-668-6868
LiveChat Counselling:
www.kidshelpphone.ca

  • Bilingual Text Support Service:
    No Data Plan, Internet connection, or APP required.
  • Text: ‘TALK’ to 686868 (English)
  • Text: ‘TEXTO’ to 686868 (French)

Canadian Mental Health Association
Suicide Prevention Training

Free services from the Vancouver Health Authority by region and focus
Children & Youth Mental Health Services

Island Health Authority – Discovery Program for youth and substance abuse – free services
Discovery Youth & Family Services

BounceBack Program
-reclaim your mental health
-for youth 15 and up.
bouncebackbc.ca/register/

Youth Support Guide for Parents and Family in Victoria
Download here »

YouthSpace.ca
TEXT 778-763-0177
Open 6pm-Midnight PST, 365 days a year
Youthspace.ca is an online crisis and emotional support chat. Listening without judgement, confidential, and anonymous.

Foundry BC
Foundry offers young people ages 12-24 health and wellness resources, services and supports across BC.
https://foundrybc.ca/

HealthLink BC 811
https://www.healthlinkbc.ca/services-and-resources/about-8-1-1

Here to Help
Mental health and substance use information you can trust

Youth Specific Resources
Anxiety 101
Teen Truths

Mental Health Commission of Canada (MHCC)
Headstrong

Crisis Services Canada
crisisservicescanada.ca
1-833-456-4566
Text: 45645
Local resources and Support

For 18 and over

HeadsUPGuys
https://headsupguys.org/