Victim Services Resources

Resources for Victims of Crime

VictimLINK – 24 Hour Telephone Crisis Assistance

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24 hour Toll-free, confidential, multilingual service across B.C. and the Yukon. Access VictimLINK by phone or email.



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BC Victim Safety Unit

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The Provincial Victim Safety Unit provides victims with information about the accused offender. Once you register, the unit gives ongoing information to victims while an accused or offender is in the community.


1-877-315-8822 or 604-660-0316…

BC211- Finding Services


Dial or Text 2-1-1 to find support services in British Columbia. 


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Free, confidential, with service available 24/7 in over 150 languages.



BC Crime Victims Assistance Program


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The Crime Victim Assistance Program (CVAP) assists victims, immediate family members & some witnesses coping with the effects of violent crime. The program      provides financial benefits to help offset financial losses and assist recovery.


1-800-660-3888 or 604-660-3888…

Other Resources

Crisis Centre


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Confidential, barrier-free, non-judgemental support & follow-up for youth, adults, and seniors in crisis through 24/7 phone lines and online services.



HealthLink BC


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8-1-1 is a free-of-charge provincial health information and advice phone line available in British Columbia. 



Coping With Sudden Death Of A Loved One


The death of a family member or close friend may be one of the most painful events in a person’s life.


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If you are dealing with the sudden death of someone you were close to or you know someone who is help is available.…

Kids Help Phone


Canada’s only 24/7 e-mental health service offering free, confidential support to young people in English and French.


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Ministry of Children and Family Development