Student Wellness

There are a number of good resources available to students with increased mental health stress, including the following:

Apps and online resources:

Anxiety BC with the mindshift app for support: http://youth.anxietybc.com
Kelty Mental Health: http://keltymentalhealth.ca/youth-and-young-adults
Booster Buddy app for daily check ins: http://www.viha.ca/cyf_mental_health/boosterbuddy.html
Calm App for programs for managing stress and anxiety with specific strategies taught: https://www.calm.com
Kid’s Help Phone – a great online resource as well as the crisis line: https://kidshelpphone.ca
Youthinbc for crisis line connection: http://youthinbc.com

Counselling services with free access:

Child and Youth Mental Health – We have Wednesday drop ins 8:30-3:30 for students who can see a clinician and get access to services.  This is located at Unit 100-120 – 20434 64th Ave in Langley across from Costco http://www2.gov.bc.ca/gov/content/health/managing-your-health/mental-health-substance-use/child-teen-mental-health

 Fraser Health – Short Term Assessment Response Team (START) for crisis intervention for mental health.  Students and parents can also make referrals to this service: http://sswr.fetchbc.ca/service.html?i=499

Langley Youth and Family Services – a counselling resource for those with an acting out component: https://city.langley.bc.ca/city-services/health-social-services/youth-family-services

Encompass – youth services and groups.  This is the organization that runs the popular Youth Hub on Tuesdays and Thursdays as well as many other supports for our youth http://www.encompass-supports.com

Aboriginal Child and Youth Mental Health – Outreach workers and counselling available for youth: https://acymh.wordpress.com

Langley Community Services – a variety of supports for families including counselling: https://www.lcss.ca

Langley Hospice Society – Youth and family counselling supports and activities: http://langleyhospice.com

211- Call or Text for Information

HELP LINES:

KIDS HELP LINE: 604-310-1234
MCFD AFTERHOURS: 604-660-8180
DISTRESS LINE OF BC: 1-800-784-2433
FRASER HEALTH CRISIS LINE: 604-951-8855
ALCOHOL AND DRUG INFO/REFERRALS: 604-660-9382

LINKS TO HELPFUL WEBSITES

Anxietybc.ca
Heretohelp.ca
Mindcheck.ca
Moodjuice.scot.nhs.uk
Mindyourmind.ca
Keltymentalhealth.ca
Teenmentalhealth.org
Langleychildren.com
Openmindbc.ca
Youthinbc.com

 

Brookswood Secondary School

20902 - 37A Avenue, Langley
BC, V3A 5N2
Phone: 604-530-2141
Fax: 604-530-5132