Educate Yourself about available Resources
BC211 has free information and referrals to social services including treatment and detox. www.bc211.ca
BC Mental Health & Substance Use Services www.bcmhsus.ca
The Foundry support for those 12-24 years www.foundrybc.ca. They also have a series of apps Apps & Tools - Sexual Wellness - Foundry
Connect Text (604) 245-2425
Chat Online: wavaw.ca/connect
24-Hour Crisis Line Nation-wide: 604-255-6344
Battered Women Support Services
Crisis & Intake line at 604-687-1867 and toll-free at 1.855.687.1868
BC victim/survivors Services
victim/survivorLink BC is a toll-free, confidential telephone service available across B.C. and Yukon 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. victim/survivorLink BC provides service in over 110 languages, including 17 North American Indigenous languages.
Third party reporting
Advocate Services PovNet
BC's Office of the Human Rights Commissioner
Trans Lifeline 877-565-8860
Basic and Immediate needs for Somali Candians (many resources for both BC and AB) Resources: Sexual Assault - Mental Health - Basic Needs.docx
COMMUNITY SPECIFIC SERVICES
Bamfield Health Centre 250-728-3312
SARP (Sexual Assault Response Program) – SAGE HAVEN SOCIETY
KUU-US Crisis Line Society KUU-US Crisis Line Society works and operates on the unceded territory of Tseshaht and Hupacasat. KUU-US Crisis Line Society provides support to callers within the Port Alberni area as well as Indigenous people throughout the province of British Columbia.
ADULTS: 250-723-4050 YOUTH: 250-723-2040
TOLL FREE: 1-800-588-8717
Foresic Nurse services Sexual Assault & Relationship Violence | Island Health
CV Family ServicesSexual Assault | Community Based Victims Services Program
BC Women's Hospital (604) 875-2424 and ask to speak to the Sexual Assault Service.
Vancouver General Hospital's Emergency Department (24 hours) 920 West 10th Avenue (near Broadway & Oak).
UBC Hospital's Urgent Care Centre Koerner Pavilion, 2211 Wesbrook Mall. 8:00am-10:00pm.
They can call the AMS Sexual Assault Support Centre, 604-827-5180, for support worker accompaniment.
Get Support - Vancouver Rape Relief & Women's Shelter
Sexual Assault Response Team | Victoria Sexual Assault Centre
The Sexual Assault Response Team (SART) provides immediate emotional support and information to people of all genders, 13 years and older, who have been sexually assaulted within the past 7 days. To access this service, call the Vancouver Island Crisis Line ( 1-888-494-3888) and request to speak to a VSAC Sexual Assault Support Worker, or attend at Victoria General Hospital.