Provincial - BC
List of services by region in BC for counselling, housing, and support. Find information about types of violence and abuse, warning signs, and safety planning for leaving an abusive partner.
Offers support services for gender-based or domestic violence. Some translated services are available and services specific to Indigenous, Black and Latin American Women as well as LGBTQ2S+ people are available.
Toll free: 1-855-687-1868
VictimLinkBC is a toll-free, confidential, multilingual (more than 150 languages) telephone service available across B.C. and the Yukon 24/7. It provides information and referral services to all victims of crime and immediate crisis support to victims of family and sexual violence, including victims of human trafficking.
Toll free: 1-800-563-0808
Women Against Violence Against Women (WAVAW) Rape Crisis Line
Offers immediate crisis support and justice assistance programs 24/7 to cis and trans women, Two-Spirit, trans and/or non-binary people who are survivors of sexual violence and sexual assault.
Toll free: 1-877-392-7583
Lower Mainland: 604-255-6344
Kuu-US Crisis Line
An crisis line specific for Indigenous peoples available 24/7.
Metis Crisis Line
The toll-free number is available for immediate crisis intervention, as well as other issues like relationship troubles, depression and anxiety, financial issues, and bullying and peer pressure support.
Toll free: 1-833-METISBC (1-833-638-4722)
BC Society for male survivors of sexual abuse and domestic violence
Offers support, counselling and therapy services for male survivors. Phone services can be used provincially, all in person services are based in Vancouver.
The Shelter & Street Help Line:
Call or Text: 2-1-1
The Crisis Intervention and Suicide Prevention Cenre of BC
A Toll free crisis line available 24/7 for people dealing with a crisis, or for those helping others dealing with crisis.
Toll free: 1-844-413-6649
BC Society of Transition Houses
The BC Society of Transition Houses functions to enhance the continuum of services and strategies to respond to, prevent and end violence against women, children and youth. Their directory is a complete listing of all the BC Society of Transition Houses members’ programs and services including Transition, Second and Third Stage Houses, Safe Homes and PEACE and Violence is Preventable programs across BC.
What's On Queer BC
For information and resources relevant to LGBTQI2S people in BC: Web: whatsonqueerbc.com/lgbtq-links/
Trans Care BC supports the delivery of equitable and accessible care, surgical planning, and peer and community support for trans people across the province.
Child Help Line
Toll free TTY: 1-866-660-0505