Local Health Authorities in BC
- Northern Health Authority
- Interior Health Authority
- Vancouver Island Health Authority
- Vancouver Coastal Health Authority
- Fraser Health Authority
- Provincial Health Services Authority
Here to Help
The website of the BC Partners in Mental Health and Addictions Information offers mental health and substance use information you can trust.
Kelty Mental Health Resource Centre
BC’s information source for children, youth, and families.
Simply dial 8-1-1 from anywhere in British Columbia to connect with registered health professionals specially trained to provide confidential health information and advice on the telephone. Nurses are available 24 hours daily, pharmacists between the hours of 5pm and 9am and dietitians from 9am to 5pm Mon-Fri.
Toll-Free 24-Hour Health Line: Dial 8-1-1
Deaf and hearing-impaired: Dial 7-1-1
Translation Services available in over 130 languages
College of Physicians and Surgeons of British Columbia
The College of Physicians and Surgeons of British Columbia regulates the practice of medicine under the authority of provincial law.
PeerNetBC (PeerNet Association of BC)
#408 – 602 West Hastings Street
Vancouver, BC, Canada, V6B 1P2
PeerNetBC provides training, information, and resources for strengthening peer support groups and peer-led initatives throughout BC.
British Columbia Psychological Association
This site offers a referral service by specialty and a description of services provided by psychologists.
The Adapt Clinic (genetic counselling for individuals and their families, who live with a psychiatric diagnosis)
Information on legislation passed in May, 2012 guiding mental health in the workplace, as well as a list of external resources.
Knowledge is the Best Medicine
Knowledge is the Best Medicine (KiBM) is a program that helps you take control of your health and work with your prescriber and the rest of your healthcare team to manage your medicines safely and appropriately.