Call 811 if you need COVID-19 advice.
Our office cannot give you COVID-19 advice.
Be sure to stay apart and stay safe!
A non-medical hotline is available 7:30am-8pm, 7 days a week at 1-888-COVID19 (1-888-268-4319)
BC Centre for Disease Control: Information about the virus, how to protect yourself and your loved ones and what to do if you suspect you have the virus.
Government of Canada: General information and resource links.
About Kids Health: Information for parents of immunocompromised children and children with chronic medical conditions.
Managing Anxiety and Stress in Families with Children and Youth: A guide for managing anxiety during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Coronavirus Sanity Guide: Practical, actionable ways of coping with stress, fear, and anxiety.
Anxiety Canada: Provides information for children, youth, and adults including links to video and audio resources.
Supporting Individuals with Autism through Uncertain Times: Strategies and info for families of Autistic children.
Resource Package for Parents of Children with Autism: Downloadable resource containing tools, resources and educational elements for parents and children.
My COVID-19 Disability Q: Canada’s New Q&A Hub for Canadians with Disabilities: Resources for Children and Youth with Disabilities.
Family Support During COVID-19: Centralized resource sheet outlining comprehensive, biopsychosocial support resources for children, youth, and families across BC during the COVID-19 pandemic.
MCFD Emergency Services for Children with Special Needs: BC Ministry of Children and Family Development.
Kids Help Phone: Text 686868 or call toll free (1-800-688-6868) 24/7 to reach free support for children and teens.
Taking Care of your Mental Health (COVID-19): Government of Canada resource.
MHCC COVID-19 Resources: Mental Health Commission of Canada.
Wellness Together Canada: Mental Health and Substance Use Support.
TED Connects: Community and Hope: TED Live, daily conversation series with featured experts.
Foundry: Offering young people ages 12-24 confidential health and wellness resources, services, and supports for free via virtual services and access by phone at 1-833-FØUNDRY (yes, that’s FØUNDRY with a zero! or 1-833-308-6379).