Alternatives and Resources

As an alternative to private services, no- to low-cost community services in BC include:

Child & Youth Mental Health Teams (Up to 19 years old)

Foundry (Ages 12-24)

Confident Parents, Thriving Kids Program for Anxiety or Behavior Problems (Ages 3-12)

Phone Supports:

Suicide crisis: 1 800 SUICIDE (1 800 784-­2433)

Other mental health issues: 310-­6789 (24 hours)

Online Resources:


Anxiety Canada

Feelings First

Kelty Mental Health Resource Centre

Child Mind Institute

International OCD Foundation

Anxiety and Depression Association of America

Tourette Association of America

The TLC Foundation for BFRBs