Emergency & Crisis

This page contains resources that reflect the most frequently requested information in my community offices. We try our best to be current, and invite you to contact our community offices if you find that some information has changed. You can also print this booklet to keep on hand at home. 

  • EMERGENCY: 911
  • AIR OR MARINE EMERGENCY TOLL FREE: 1-800-567-5111
  • BC NURSES LINE (24 hours): 811
  • CONSERVATION OFFICER TOLL FREE: 1-877-952-7277
  • CRISIS LINE TOLL FREE: 1-888-494-3888
  • FOREST FIRE REPORTING TOLL FREE: 1-800-663-5555
  • HELPLINE FOR KIDS: 310-1234 (no area code needed)
  • POISON CONTROL CENTRE TOLL FREE: 1-800-567-8911 or visit www.dpic.org
  • PROVINCIAL EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS (PEP) EMERGENCY LINE TOLL FREE: 1-800-663-3456 or visit www.pep.bc.ca
  • WOMEN’S SHELTER: 250-286-3666 or toll free at: 1-800-667-2188