Child & Family Online Resources

Call Provincial Centralized Screening – toll-free in B.C. at 1 800 663-9122 if you think a child or youth is being abused or neglected. It is available 24 hours a day.

 

Crisis and Info Lines

Kids Help Phone…………………......................................................................................1-800-668-6868
MCFD Help Line for Children…….........................................................................................604-310-1234
VictimLink ……………………….......................................................................................1-800-563-0808
South Fraser Crisis Line …………......................................................................................604-951-8855
Service BC …..………………………...................................................................................604-660-2421
Youth Against Violence Line ……....................................................................................1-800-680-4264
Youth in BC ……………..……….......................................................................................1-866-661-3311
Help Line …………………………........................................................................................604-542-HELP
Facts of Life Line ……………..…....................................................................................1-800-739-7367

 

Child & Family Development

Adoption in BC

Keeping Kids Safe in BC

Child Protection Services in BC

Government of BC Website



Legislation

Child, Family and Community Services Act (CFCSA) — Legislation that governs the Ministry for Children and Family Development.

CFCSA Section 70: Rights of Children and Youth in Care

Family Relations Act — Custody, Guardianship and Access for parents whose children are not involved with the Ministry of Children and Family Development.

Youth Criminal Justice Act (YCJA)

Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FOIPPA)



Community Resources

Red Book Online



Health Related Sites

The Asante Centre for Fetal Alcohol Syndrome

BC Government on Mental Health & Substance Use 

Here to help: Mental Health & Substance Use Information