IF YOU HAVE AN EMERGENCY:

  • Dial 911 (Ambulance, Fire, Police) and call VIU Campus Security - Local 6600

  • Support is available through Vancouver Island Crisis Line at 1-888-494-3888

After Hours Support

To speak to someone outside our regular business hours or for emergencies:

  • Vancouver Island Crisis Line at 1 888 494 3888 (24/ 7)
    • Crisis Chat VI Crisis, & text (250 800-3806) 6 pm - 10 pm, 7 days a week
  • youthinbc - for youth 25 > 24 hr suicide 1 800 784-2433; chat, noon - 1 am PST; other mental health #'s
  • crisiscentrechat  - adults 25 +, 24 hr suicide 1 800 784-2433, other mental health #'s; chat noon - 1 am PST
  • Kuu'us crisis line 1-800-588-8717 24-7 crisis line, culturally safe, indigenous people helping indigenous people
  • Crisisservicescanada.ca/ - Suicide prevention & support  1 833 456-4566 (24/7)
    • text (4546) & chat (2 pm  - 10 pm PST)
  • Haven Society for women who have been sexually assaulted or in situations of domestic violence
    • 24 crisis line 1 888 756-0616
    • see website for a variety of services Haven Society

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