Assists families with a special needs child: medical, cognitive, physical, behavioural, language, or requiring extra supports to attend daycare. Ages 0-13, consultation and service no charge.
24 hour line provided by the BC Centre for Disease Control.
Provides recorded information regarding modes of transmission, signs and symptoms, testing, treatment, and prevention.
1 (800) 661-4337
The Representative for Children and Youth supports children, youth and families who need help in dealing with the child-serving system, provides oversight to the Ministry of Children and Family Development and advocates for improvements to the child-se
1 (800) 476-3933
The PEACE Program offers individual or group counselling for the child or youth and support for the parent or caregivers, as well as violence prevention education workshops to the west coast communities.
If you are a child or youth and would like to talk to someone call the Helpline for Children at 310-1234.
Marine Search & Rescue EMERGENCY NUMBER
1 (800) 567-5111
Non-profit confidential credit counselling services.
1 (866) 398-5999
The Community Youth Worker Counselling Program offers individual or group counselling for the child or youth and support for the parent or caregivers.
If you have any information about a crime, contact a Crime Stoppers program and guarantee your anonymity.
1 (800) 222-8477
Usma works with families, Nuu-chah-nulth Nations, community partners and caregivers to support and ensure the health and safety of Nuu-chah-nulth children and youth.
Contact for diabetes resources.
To connect toll-free to any government service.
Formerly Enquiry BC.
1( 800) 663-7867
Provides free community-based counselling services for youth who are experiencing difficulties related to their own or another person's alcohol or other drug use, as well as support for parents of adolescents regarding substance use concerns.
(250) 726 -1282
Family Ties is a perinatal program open to all Westcoast parents from Tofino, Ucluelet, Hitacu, Opitsat, Esowista and Ty-Histanis.
By calling 8-1-1 you can speak to a health services representative, who can connect you with a registered nurse, registered dietitian, or a pharmacist.
Promotes healthy development for pregnancy, infants and children (ages 0-6) through home and community visits. We offer:
If you are facing a difficult situation, call us now. We can help.
Adult and Elder Crisis Line: (250) 723-4050 (24 hour)
Youth Crisis Line: (250) 723-2040 (24 hour)
West Coast Toll Free: 1 (800) 588-8717 (24 hour)
1 (800) 588-8717
Support with filing a claim, requesting information about a pending or current claim, updating claim information or reporting. Toll-free line available from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.. Press “0” to speak to a representative.
1 (800) 206-7218