Monthly Family Support Meetings
If you don’t see a family support group in your area, you may wish to contact your local BCSS Educator, who may know of local groups not yet listed here. We also offer online support groups which have a friendly facilitator and are available wherever you are. To send updates to information on this list, please firstname.lastname@example.org
Last Tuesday of the month, 7:00, @ Library 107, Centennial Park Elementary School 2527 Gladwin Rd, Abbotsford. Info: 1 888 888 0029 email: email@example.com
First Monday of each month (Unless stat. holiday), 7-9 PM, @ #109-32885 Ventura Ave. Abbotsford, BC. Info: 604-878-3400 or firstname.lastname@example.org
1st and 3rd Thursday of the Month, 7-9 pm @ 2420 Montrose Ave, Abbotsford. Info: Christine 604-854-9404
2nd Wednesday of the month 7:00 – 8:00 p.m. Email email@example.com or call 250-833-6100 to register for any of the 3 options.
6:30-8pm 1st Monday of month @ MURIEL MOULD NEIGHBOURHOOD LEARNING CENTRE Room #113-270 9th Ave. Info: 250-692-7500
1st Tuesday of the month, 12 – 1:30 PM. #113 – 270 Ninth Avenue. 250-692-7500
1st Tuesday of the Month, 7-8:30 pm @ Communitas Supportive Care Society (in the Cascade Centre Mall) #18 – 45966 Yale Road
Every Wednesday 6:30 – 8:00pm Chilliwack General Hospital , Psychiatry department
2nd / 4th Thursday of every month 6:00 – 7:30pm Information session at 45600 Menholm Rd. ~ Psychiatry Group room Chilliwack General Hospital
First Wednesday of each month, 6:30-8:30 PM on School St. behind the Tim Hortons. Chilliwack Info: firstname.lastname@example.org or 604-858-8740
2nd Monday of the Month, 7:30 pm @ 630 Poirier St., Coquitlam in the McGee Room. Info: Dave 1-877-717-5518 email@example.com
Second and fourth Wednesday of each month, 7:00-8:30 pm @ 5800 Mountain View Boulevard, Ladner. Info: 604-943-1878.
2nd & 4th Wednesdays, 7 – 9pm @ MDA office, Delta Hospital (Education Rm), 5800 Mountain View Blvd Info: 604-873-0103
First Friday of every month, 7:30 a.m. @ Mondo Restaurant, 10403 100 Ave, Fort St. John : Julie Kornelsen 250-261-9189
3rd Wednesday of every month, 7 pm @ 9410-104 Avenue, Fort St. John. Information: Julie Kornelsen 250-261-9189
fourth Thursday, 10:30 AM – 12 noon @ 364 McMillian Drive. Info: 250-692-7500
4th Thursday of the month, 2-4 PM or 1-3 PM. #130 Chowsunket Road or Stellant’en Health Office. 250-962-7500
1st Thursday of the month. 2 – 4 PM. Granisle Health Centre. 250-692-7500
2nd Tuesdays of the month, 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.@ Mental Health & Addictions, North Shore Campus, 126 King St., Kamloops. Info: Gail Bagri at 250-319-7667 or firstname.lastname@example.org
By appointment @1 South at the Royal Inland Hospital (311 Columbia Street, Kamloops). Info: Gail 250-319-7667
2nd Monday of the Month, 6-8 p.m.@857 Seymour Street (The Clubhouse),Kamloops. Info: 250-319-7667 or email@example.com.
2nd & 4th Wednesdays @ Kelowna BCSS Office Info: 250.868.3119 to register or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
1st and 2nd Tuesdays of the month 10-12pm Registration: Family Navigator at 250-861-3644 or email@example.com
1st Friday of every month Time: 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. @ Keremeos Info and location: BCSS-Penticton 250-493-7338 firstname.lastname@example.org
2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month, 7-9 pm, @ the CMHA office, 14 – 1835 – 56th St., Tsawwassen. Info: Judy (604) 943-1878
2nd and 4th Wednesdays of every month, except for statutory holidays, 7:00-8:30 p.m. @Marion Ward Pavilion, south of the Main entrance to Langley Memorial Hospital Info: Ki Speer 604-368-7214 email@example.com
1st Monday of every month, 7-9 pm @ Langley Stepping Stones (20101 Michaud Crescent) Info: Ki Speer 604-368-7214 firstname.lastname@example.org
1st and 3rd Tuesdays of each month, 7pm @ The Family Education and Support Center, 22554 Lougheed Hwy, Maple Ridge. Info: email@example.com 604-720-3935 or 1-877-717-5518
Last Wednesday of the month. 7:30 – 9 PM. McBride Health Clinic. 250-569-2637
Second and fourth Mondays of each month , 7pm at Chapters Starbucks, Nanaimo. Call or email before attending your first meeting: 250-753-9923 or firstname.lastname@example.org
2nd Thursday of each month, 7pm @ the Clubhouse, 818 Vernon Street., Nelson.
3rd Thursday of every month, 7-9pm @ Royal Columbian Hospital – Sherbrooke Centre (260 Sherbrooke Street) Conference Room #2 Info: Dave 604-523-1072
Weekly on Thursdays 10:30am -1pm @ Park Drive Church Info: 250-493-7338 email@example.com
Visit www.reachingfamiliesproject.org to participate in our online support groups for family members and supporters. The support group coordinator is available to answer your questions about services and supporting a loved one with a mental illness.
Mondays 1-2 pm @ Department of Psychiatry Mood Disorder Clinic, Penticton Regional Hospital Info: firstname.lastname@example.org
2nd Thursday of the month, 6:30 p.m. @#118-246 Martin Street, Penticton Info at 250-493-7338
1st Thursday of the month. 6:30 – 8 PM. #320 – 1600 Third Avenue. 250-561-8033.
6:30-7:30 PM University Hospital of Northern British Columbia, 1475 Edmonton Street, 4th Floor ‘old’ section – Room 418 Info: 250-561-8033
6:30-9pm (excluding July, August and December) @ Community Enrichment Society boardroom – 710 Fraser Street Use the back entrance Info: email@example.com 250-635-8206
2nd Tuesday by appointment Info: 250-493-7338 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
7-8:30 PM First Thursday @ Books & Co Info: 250-316-4111
4th Tuesday of every month, 7:00 – 8:30 pm @GR Baker Memorial Hospital board room, 543 Front Street, Quesnel Info: Lynn 250-992-7807
2nd Saturday of the month, @ Caring Place Room 350 or 345, 7000 Minoru Blvd, Richmond Info: Bessie Wang 604-276-834 ext. 12
3rd Wednesdays 6:30-8:30pm Family Resource Centre, 181 Trans-Canada Highway NE (corner of Alexander Street and the highway), Salmon Arm. Info: Monicasalmonarmforce@gmail.com or 250-833-6100.
Second Thursday of every month, 10:30-12:00 p.m. @ BCSS Office, 3876 Broadway Ave, Smithers.
2nd Wednesday of the month, 1:30 – 3:30 pm @ Mental Health and Addictions Conference Room, (Old) Court House Building, Main Street . Info:email@example.com 250.847.9779 (phone/fax)
3rd Tuesday of the month, 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. @ BCSS Office, 3876 Broadway Ave, Smithers. Info: firstname.lastname@example.org or 250-847-9779
2nd Thursday of every month, 1 pm – 2:30 pm at MH Conference room, Courthouse Building, Main Street. Info at email@example.com 250.847.9779 (phone/fax)
2nd Wednesday of the month. 2 – 4 PM. Southside Health and Wellness Centre. 250-692-7500
1st, 3rd, 4th Tuesday, 10 am to 12 pm @Summerland Foodbank & Resource Centre, United Church Henry Street, 13204 Henry Avenue Info: BCSS-Penticton 250-493-7338 firstname.lastname@example.org
Time: 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. Location: Shirley Dean Pavilion 9634 KG Boulevard. Info: Info: Katie @ 604-585-5666 ext. 772534 or Hardeep 604-574-1976 email@example.com
2nd Monday of every month @ #129 6345 120 St. – Sunshine Village (North Delta Mental Health Centre). Info: Hardeep 604-574-1976
last Wednesdays 4:30 -6pm (except December, July and August) @ Suite 210 4546 Park Ave. Info: firstname.lastname@example.org 250-635-8206
Second Thursday of each month, 6:30-8:30 pm @ Tri Cities East Neighbourhood Centre, 3044 Flint Street, Port Coquitlam. Info: Jeannie email@example.com Call: 604-878-3400
Monthly support group/information session for parents whose children face mental health challenges. 3rd Wednesday (Except July & August) 6:30pm until 8:30pm @Central Elementary School, 2260 Central Avenue, Port Coquitlam **Upstairs in the Library**
Info: Marlisse or Moira firstname.lastname@example.org or leave a message at 604.878.3400
Last Thursday of the month. 7:30 – 9 PM. 99 Gorse Street (former Village Office). 250-566-1958
6:30-8:30 pm @Evergreen Community Health Centre 3425 Crowley St. Info: 604-873-3095
Third Thursday of the month (except May, Aug. and Dec.), 7 pm @ 1950 Windermere St, Vancouver. Info: MDABC
2nd and 4th Tuesdays of the month, 7:00-9:00 pm @ Mount St. Joseph’s Hospital (Harvest Room A on Third Floor) 3080 Prince Edward Street Info:email@example.com
Last Thursdays of the Month 6:30-8:30 pm 2450 Ontario Street, Vancouver Info: 604-877-4699 or firstname.lastname@example.org
6:30-7:30 pm @ St Paul’s Hospital, 1081 Burrard Street, Rm 2B-169, 2nd Floor, Burrard Building. Registration: Pam Plain 604-682-2344 local 64203
2nd Wednesday of every month, Willow Pavilion, 1st floor Multipurpose Room 805 West 12th Ave., Vancouver Info: Sharon Marmion, (604) 313 1918 or email@example.com
Available BC-wide for viewing. New topics are 2nd Wednesday 7-8 pm Registration/info: firstname.lastname@example.org or call 604-878-3400.
Fourth Tuesday of each month, 7-9pm @ People Place, Rm 301-2 3402-27th Ave., Vernon. Info: Dianne (250) 260-3233
3rd Saturday of the month, 11:30 am – 1:30 pm @941 Kings Road Victoria. Contact email@example.com or 250-384-4225
2nd Thursday of the month, 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. @ 941 Kings Road Victoria. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 250-384-4225
Last Thursday of the month, 7 – 8:30 p.m. @ 941 Kings Road, Victoria. contact email@example.com or 250-384-4225
Second Wednesday of each month, 6:30-9 pm @ Pearkes Recreation Centre, 3100 Tillicum Rd, Saanich Neighbourhood room behind Silver City. Info/child minding: 1 855 887 8004 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Time: 6:15 – 7:30 p.m. Location: White Rock Mental Health Centre- Russell Annex (in the South East parking lot) Info: Hardeep 604-574-1976 email@example.com
6pm – 7.30pm @ Williams Lake Library (rear room) 3rd Avenue North, Williams Lake. Info: firstname.lastname@example.org, tel: 250-305-4467