Certification & Accreditation

Crisis Centre Accreditation and Crisis Worker Certification is available through the American Association of Suicidology.  CASP encourages Canadian Crisis Centres to explore and consider the benefits of accreditation.

click here for more information on how to become accredited/certified

Accreditation Canada

“Accreditation Canada has now included Suicide Prevention as a Required Organizational Practice.  This standard requires that “ The organization assesses and monitors clients for risk of suicide.”  For more information on this accreditation standard please go to the following link www.accreditation.ca/uploadedFiles/Rop-handbook-April-2010-EN.pdf

Canadian Crisis Centres accredited through AAS:

Klinic Community Health Centre www.klinic.mb.ca

870 Portage Ave    Winnipeg, MB     Ph# 204-784-4090

The Support Network    www.thesupportnetwork.com

#400, 10025 106 Street      Edmonton, AB     Ph# 780-482-0198

Crisis Intervention and Suicide Prevention Centre of British Columbia  www.crisiscentrebc.ca

763 East Broadway     Vancouver, BC     Ph# 604- 872-1811

 Vancouver Island Crisis Society  www.vicrisis.ca

PO Box 1118      Vancouver, BC     Ph# 250-753-2495

Crisis Prevention, Intervention and Information Centre for Northern BC www.northernbccrisissuicide.ca

1306-7th Avenue     Port Alberni, BC      Ph# 250-564-5736

KUU-US Crisis Response Services    www.albernihosting.com

PO Box 294      Prince George, BC      Ph# 250-723-2323