News and Upcoming Events

The very kind (and fun) folks from Odd Fellow Columbia 2 Hall in Victoria are once again fundraising for the Vancouver Island Crisis Society. They're hosting the their second Disc Golf Tournament on June 9, 2018, from 9:00 am to 6:00 pm. For complete details about this wonderful event, please see their Facebook event post. Thanks to all!

So wonderful of the kind folks of the Cowichan Valley Ride for Suicide Awareness to present this special event once again. Thank you for helping the Vancouver Island Crisis Society continue to offer its suicide awareness and prevention programs.

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Now Accepting eTransfers!

As of April, 2018, the Vancouver Island Crisis Society can accept eTransfer payments via This includes payments for workshops, membership, volunteer training fees, and donations.

The Vancouver Island Crisis Society is proud to be part of the Canada Suicide Prevention Service project. Please see article published in The Star on September 6, 2017.

A partner of the Vancouver Island Crisis Society, the Canadian Mental Health Association - BC Division has created a comprehensive suicide awareness and prevention campaign which invites everyone to Ask About Suicide:  "For many who feel suicidal, a conversation can mean everything."

Profound Learning Experiences Await!

View our Calendar for the latest listing of volunteer training and community workshops offered by the Vancouver Island Crisis Society.

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The GRASP student who authored this poem has faced the challenges of feeling unsupported in life. GRASP can provide the means to support and create change for those feeling alone. Find out about GRASP (Growth, Resilience, Acknowledgement, Suicide Awareness, Prevention and Personal Planning).

The Jim Pattison Broadcast Group is all about community and is dedicated to making their radio stations the voices of the cities they serve. Their philosophy is simple: Local, Local, Local. By working with organizations like ours, they further their mandate in a very relevant way. The Vancouver Island Crisis Society is grateful for the continued support provided by the Jim Pattison Broadcast Group. Lives are saved because of this important message being broadcast to our communities.