Off campus support

Employee and Family Assistance Program (EFAP)

1-844-880-9142 (24/7)

Services: Employee and Family Assistance Program is a confidential program that includes professional counselling, information and referral services for staff, faculty and dependents.

Greater Victoria Citizens’ Counselling Centre


Location: 941 Kings Road, Victoria, BC, V8T 1W7

Services: Greater Victoria Citizens’ Counselling offers counselling by volunteer counsellors trained and supervised by the Centre.

KUU-US Crisis Line Society


Services: KUU-US Crisis Line Society operates a 24 hour provincial Aboriginal crisis line. First Nations and Aboriginal Peoples helping First Nations and Aboriginal Peoples.

Men's Therapy Centre


Toll-free: 1-866-793-6367

Location: 102-1022 Pandora Ave., Victoria, BC V8V 3P5

Services: Men's Therapy Centre offers treatment and support for adult/late adolescent male survivors of physical, emotional or sexual trauma.


Youth (30 and under) Text Crisis Support: 778-783-0177 (6pm-midnight)

Youth Online Chat Crisis Support: (6pm-midnight)

Services: NEED2 offers suicide prevention, education and awareness.

Peers Victoria Resources Society

General contact: 250-388-5325
Night outreach: 250-744-0171
Harm reduction: 250-217-0410

Location: 1-744 Fairview Road, Victoria, BC, V9A 5TA

Services: Peers Victoria is a multi-service grassroots agency that was established by, with, and for sex workers in 1995. Through direct service delivery and community partnerships, Peers provides an array of outreach and drop-in harm reduction and support services alongside education and employment training for current and former sex workers

Trans Lifeline


Services: Trans Lifeline Hotline staffed by trans people for trans people in crisis.

Vancouver Island Crisis Society

Crisis Line: 1-888-494-3888 (24 hours / 7 days a week)

Crisis Text-Message: 250-800-3806 (6pm-10pm / 7 days a week)

Services: Vancouver Island Crisis Society provides short-term, non-judgemental support, crisis intervention, information and resources to those experiencing a crisis.



Services: VictimLINK is a toll-free, confidential, multilingual telephone service available across BC and Yukon 24/7. Provides information and referral services to all victims of crime and immediate crisis support to victims of family and sexual violence.

Victoria Sexual Assault Centre

250-383-3232 (24/7)

Location: 3060 Cedar Hill Road #201, Victoria, BC V8T 3J5

Services: Victoria Sexual Assault Centre provides a confidential, accessible and welcoming environment for recent survivors of sexual assault including medical and forensic exams, crisis support, options for reporting to police, and connections to other community supports and resources.