Emergency Resources

Ambulance, Fire, Police
Phone: 911
Poison Control Centre
Phone: 1.800.567.8911
Crisis Intervention and Suicide Prevention Centre of BC (Crisis Centre)
Available 24 hours a day, anywhere in BC
Phone: 604.872.3311
Toll Free: 1.866.872.0113
TTY: 1.866.872.0113
OR 1.800.784.2433
Online Chat Service for Adults (Noon to 1 am)

Online Chat Service for Youth (Noon to 1 am) 

Addiction Services
BC 211
Emergency Contraception

HealthLink BC/Emergency Contraception

24-hour, confidential health information and advice

Phone: 811

Emergency Shelter
BC 211
Phone: 211
Medical Emergency

HealthLink BC

24-hour, confidential health information and advice

Phone: 811

Lionsgate Hospital

Phone: 604.988.3131

Violence & Abuse

North Shore Crisis Services Society 24-hour women’s support line

24-hour Women’s Support Line

Phone: 604.987.3374


Women Against Violence Against Women (WAVAW)

24-hour Support

Phone: 604.255.6344

Toll Free: 1.877.392.7583


Battered Women’s Support Services

Monday to Friday 10 am - 5 pm & Wednesdays 10 am - 8 pm

Phone: 604.687.1867

Toll Free: 1.855.687.1868


VictimLink BC

24-hour support in over 100 languages


TTY: 604.875.0885