British Columbia

Survivor Support Services

CASP is currently compiling a list of suicide survivor resources, counselling and support services in each province and territory. If you are aware of any such resources/supports in your community please contact our national office at casp@suicideprevention.ca  and share this information with us so that we can in turn share it with others.


Suicide Bereavement Support Group

  • #16 – 1708 Bowen Road, Nanaimo, BC
  • Contact Lyndsay Wells to set up an initial coffee meeting
  • Phone (250) 753-2495
  • lyndsay@cvics.ca

Life Moves On – Pacific Centre Family Services

  • 3120 Jenner Road, Victoria, BC V9C 1N6
  • Contact: Sharon Kobrinksy
  • Phone (250) 474-2303
  • skobrinsky@shaw.ca

S.A.F.E.R. Counselling Service (Suicide Attempt Follow-up, Education, & Research)

  • Provides individual counselling for people who are in a suicidal crisis, have made a suicide attempt, or are survivors of a suicide death.  Groups for survivors of a suicide death are offered throughout the year.
  • Intake Worker, 8:30 am to 4:30 pm, Monday to Friday: (604) 675-3985
  • #310 – 1669 East Broadway, Vancouver, BC V5N1V9
  • Fax (604) 879-7463
  • Dammy.Albach@vch.ca

SOLOS: Surviving Our Loved One’s Suicide

  • (Surrey Central Mental Health)
  • 7525 King George Hwy, #110, Surrey, BC V3W 5A8
  • Contact: Dave Kealy
  • Phone (604) 592-4945

Grief Support Group


CMHA: Journey Through Suicide Grief


Arborcare Suicide Support Group


Healing after Suicide Support Group

  • P.O. Box 400, 421 16th Ave. S., Creston, BC
  • Contact: Creston RCMP Victim services
  • Phone (250) 428-9313
  • rcmpvap@kootenay.com

After Suicide Support Group

  • (Chimo Crisis Services )
  • 120-7000 Minoru Blvd, Richmond, BC V6Y 3Z5
  • The Caring Place
  • Contact: Sylvia Cust
  • Phone (604) 279-7077
  • scust@chimocrisis.com

Support for Suicide Loss

  • 1524 Fort Street, Victoria BC
  • Contact: Kristen Stein
  • Phone: 250-386-6328
  • admin@need2.ca