CRISIS LINE NANAIMO
|Description & Services|
|Description||About The Central Vancouver Island Crisis Society: |
We provide non-judgmental emotional support, crisis and suicide intervention services and community resource information
Calls are kept confidential and anonymous
The Crisis Lines are staffed by volunteer crisis workers who are professionally trained to offer short-term emotional support, assessment, and information on community resources.
We are in partnership with Vancouver Island Health Authority (VIHA) to provide public access to Crisis Services via the crisis line to Crisis Response Team Professionals.
If you are feeling suicidal, in need of emotional support, or looking for information about a community resource, we're waiting to take your call.
What We Offer: Programs and Services
Vancouver Island Health Authority - Crisis Services: Description of our partnership with Mental Health & Addictions Crisis Services - Crisis Response Teams.
Suicide Information: Information about suicide, including facts, links, what you can do to help.
Community Education Workshops: Information on workshops available by our Training Team. We also custom design workshops for your agency
ASIST-Living Works Applied Suicide Intervention Skills: Find out more about the most widely recognized Suicide Training Program in the world provided locally.
Community Resources: The Crisis Society puts out an annual community resource directory
Newsletter: Information about past and upcoming events of the Society
Volunteer Opportunities: Information on how you can become a Volunteer Crisis Line Worker, including a printable application form
Donations: Find out how you can help!
|Hours||24 hours a day, 7 days a week|
|Mailing Address||Box 1118 |
Nanaimo, BC V9R 6E7
|Office Phone||250-753-2495 |
|After Hours Phone||250-754-4447|