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I am worried about my child…where can I go for help?

“I am worried about my child…” “Where can I go for help?” “What questions should I ask?” 

It can be difficult to know who to talk to or where to get help when you suspect your child might be experiencing...

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bc211 Texting Service

In February 2015, bc211 launched its texting platform, providing residents of Metro Vancouver access to free information and referral on community, government and social services. By texting 2-1-1, people can now access a wealth of...

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Spotlight on Friendship

Most adults can remember who their best friends were growing up and can think about ways in which childhood friends influenced their life. Research in psychology supports the idea that friendships are indeed important. For instance, many children turn to their best friends...

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Why go to the doctor, when the doctor can come to you?

Getting specialized help for mental health problems can be challenging at the best of times. If you live outside a major city, the task of finding a professional who can help you or your family member get well is even harder. Even people who live ‘in the city’...

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Accessing Mental Health Information & Resources at your Local Library

Local libraries are great places for families to access books, references, dvds and information on a range of topics.  If you do not have internet access available at home or work, they are also a great place to access online information and websites free of charge....

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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.