If you or someone you know is experiencing a mental health crisis you should seek help urgently by:
- Calling 911 or going to your local hospital’s emergency room
- Calling the Crisis Line at 310-6789 or the Suicide Hotline at 1-800-SUICIDE (1-800-784-2433) for confidential, non-judgmental and free support available 24/7
- Calling the YouthinBC 24/7 crisis line at 1-866-3311, or access their online chat with trained volunteers 12 pm – 1 am daily.
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