Throughout the year, useful documents and web links come our way that we like to share out with parents to support them on topics pertaining to youth. We hope you find them useful.

SD 60 Links for ParentsMental Health & Well-BeingMore~Online Safety
Vaping – Interior HealthBullying & ViolenceErase Report It tool 
Vaping-Student AssignmentWhat’s the Deal  
Vaping Info BCSexual Orientation & Gender Identity (SOGI) 
Online SafetySubstance Use  
  1. The Ministry of Health’s new anti-vaping campaign is now available and includes resources and videos (A for Addiction, F for Formaldehyde, and P for Popcorn Lung) that focus on the dangers of vaping. These resources cover topics such as ingredients in vaping products, youth supports to quit or cut back and health info for youth.

  2. Erase Report It tool 
  3. The tool is an easy way for students to send a message to the school or school district’s Safe School Coordinator. 

    Here are some additional resources to share with your child:

    • YouthinBC 24/7 crisis line at 1-866-661-3311, or access their Online Chat – (12pm – 1am daily)
    • Youth Space at 778-783 0177 (text) (6pm -12am daily)
    • The Suicide Hotline at 1-800-SUICIDE (1-800-784-2433) available 24/7
    • The Kids Help Phone 1-800-668-6868 or text CONNECT to 686868
    • 9-8-8 Suicide Crisis Helpline: Call or text 9-8-8 (24 hours daily)