British Columbia

Canadian Mental Health Association — Vernon & District

  • Crisis/Distress/Suicide Prevention Centre
  • Suicide Bereavement Group Support Services
  • Family/Friends worried for a person in Distress/Crisis/Suicidal
  • People grieving from a suicide loss
  • Counsellors that requests coaching/support for their Counselling work with a client
Helpline: 24/7 Office: Monday to Friday 8 AM – 4 PM3100 28th Ave. Vernon, BC V1T 1W31.888.353.2273250.542.3114
  • English
  • Translation service available
  • Counsellors are volunteers who have received in-house training
  • Facilitators for bereavement groups (closed groups with 1 meeting/week for 8 weeks) are Peers (who have experienced suicide loss)
  • Mental Health Professional (who has received formal training in a helping profession