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Alcohol Sense

Parents and adult influencers play a role in shaping a child’s beliefs and actions when it comes to alcohol. Learn more

BC Mental Health & Substance Use Services

BC Mental Health & Substance Use Services provides a diverse range of specialized and one-of-a-kind tertiary mental health and substance use services for children, adolescents and adults across the province. Learn more

B.C. Family Residence Program

The B.C. Family Residence Program provides accommodation assistance to enable families to stay together when their child requires medical care at BC Children's Hospital or Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children, including premature babies and newborns with other health concerns. Learn more

B.C. Responsible & Problem Gambling Program

The Government of B.C. provides British Columbians with free information and resources to support informed choices and healthy behaviours with respect to gambling participation. Learn more 

Emergency Info BC

Emergency Info BC is the Government of B.C.'s official channel for natural disaster alerts. Learn more 

Disability Services

Full list of resources and services for people with disabilities delivered by ministries across government. Learn more 

Health & Drug Coverage

B.C's publicly-funded health care system ensures that all eligible B.C. residents have access to medically necessary health care services through the Medical Services Plan and to eligible prescription medications, medical supplies, and pharmacy services through the PharmaCare program. Learn more 

HealthLink BC

At HealthLink BC, you will find medically-approved information on more than 5,000 health topics, symptoms, medications, and tips for maintaining a healthy lifestyle. Learn more 

Health Connections

Health Connections is a health authority based regional travel assistance program that offers subsidized transportation options to help defray costs for rural residents who must travel to obtain non-emergency, physician-referred medical care outside their home communities. Learn more

HealthyFamilies BC

HealthyFamilies BC is your family's one-stop online resource for health and wellness information. Learn more

Healthy Kids Program

The B.C. Healthy Kids Program helps low income families with the costs of basic dental care and prescription eyewear for their children. Learn more

Helpline for Children

Call the Helpline for Children when you have a concern about the safety and well-being of a child at 310-1234. Learn more


ImmunizeBC improves the health of British Columbians by continuing to reduce the number of infections by vaccine-preventable diseases. Learn more 

Organ Donor Registrations 

Funded principally through the B.C. Ministry of Health, BC Transplant provides oversight for all aspects of organ donation and transplantation across B.C. Learn more


SeniorsBC provides information about government programs and services for older adults. Learn more

Smoking Cessation Program 

The Government of B.C.'s Smoking Cessation Program helps eligible B.C. residents who wish to stop smoking or stop using other tobacco products by helping with the cost of smoking cessation prescription drugs or nicotine replacement therapy products (nicotine gum or patches). Learn more 

Travel Assistance Program 

The Travel Assistance Program (TAP) helps alleviate some of the transportation costs for eligible B.C. residents who must travel within the province for non-emergency medical specialist services not available in their own community. Learn more 


VictimLinkBC provides information and referral services to all victims of crime and immediate crisis support to victims of family and sexual violence, including victims of human trafficking exploited for labour or sexual services. Learn more