System Navigation Videos

"Where can Families Start?" & "What can Families Expect along the Way?"

These videos describe where families can get help when their child is experiencing a mental health challenge and what to expect when meeting with a health professional.

CulturallyConnected.ca

Culturally Connected

Culturally Connected helps health professionals develop a cultural humility approach to support culturally and linguistically diverse clients. Use this tool to learn skills and see how they can be applied in practice.

Updated Resource

Stop Wondering, Start Knowing: A Mental Health Video Resource for Schools

This video-based resource helps build understanding and begin a dialogue about mental health and substance use in classrooms and schools. An updated Facilitator Guide is now available.

Resource for youth

Balancing Our Minds 2017

With support from the Canucks for Kids Fund, BC Children's Hospital is seeking communities in British Columbia interested in planning and delivering a Balancing Our Minds Youth Summit in their community. For more information on how to bring Balancing Our Minds to your community, visit the new BOM webpage.

Recently Added

Resources

Pinwheel Education Series Recording: Youth & the Opioid Crisis
The opioid crisis is in the hearts and minds of people all across the province. This devastating public health emergency is especially top of mind for parents, educators, and health care providers as they endeavour to protect those they love, and those they work with. In this Pinwheel, our panel will cover an overview of the opioid crisis (including dispelling misinformation), discuss how it is affecting youth, and talk about the take home naloxone program.
Dr. Buxton's Youth and the Opioid Crisis Presentation
Dr. Jane Buxton's presentation for the Pinwheel Education Series: Youth and the Opioid Crisis event.
Gender Inclusive Washrooms--talk by Nathan Strayed
Nathan is a trans* masculine identified individual. In this talk he will discuss the challenges and opportunities facing the trans community and what we can do to help these individuals feel safe in public space.
Featured

Events

28 March 2017 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Vancouver, 28 March 2017 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Vancouver Coastal Health wants to improve mental health and substance use services for children and youth in Vancouver. See the poster below for details!  
23 April 2017 - 8:30am - 4:30pm
Vancouver, 23 April 2017 - 8:30am - 4:30pm
CADDAC presents World Congress ADHD Family Day. See below poster for details!
20 June 2017 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Vancouver, 20 June 2017 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

BC Children's Hospital

This is an agency of Provincial Health Services Authority, providing provincial tertiary mental health services to the citizens of British Columbia. Programs include: Adult Tertiary Psychiatry, Geriatric Psychiatry, Forensic Psychiatric Services, Child & Adolescent Mental Health, Women’s Reproductive Mental Health, as well as the Provincial Specialized Eating Disorders Program for children and youth located at the BC Children’s Hospital.

Provincial Health Services Authority

Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA) is one of six health authorities – the other five health authorities serve geographic regions of BC.

Ministry of Health

British Columbia Ministry of Health

RBC Children's Mental Health Project

RBC Children’s Mental Health Project is RBC's cornerstone “health and wellness” pillar; RBC Children’s Mental Heath Project is a multi-year philanthropic commitment to support community-based and hospital programs that reduce stigma, provide early intervention and increase public awareness about children’s mental health issues.

BC Children's Hospital Foundation

Through a wide range of fundraising events and opportunities, The BC Children's Hospital Foundation is united with its donors by a single, simple passion - to improve the health and the lives of the young people who enter BC Children's Hospital every day.