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British Columbia Bereavement Helpline
Tel: 1-877-779-2223
Free and confidential service via phone or email that connects the public to grief support services within the province of BC. Provides compassionate listening and local referrals.

The Care Centre @ NightShift
10635 King George Boulevard, Surrey, BC V3T 2X6 
Tel: 604-953-1114  confidential @
Access to affordable, confidential, professional counselling for individuals, couples or groups. Free, no-obligation intake interview and sliding-scale rates based on income.

Child and Youth Mental Health Intake Clinic
Cloverdale/Fleetwood Wednesday, 9 am-3:30 pm
15405 - 88 Avenue   Tel: 604-951-5701
Guildford   Wednesday, 9 am-3:30 pm
8, 15355 - 102 Avenue   Tel: 604-586-2629
Newton      Wednesday, 9 am - 3:30 pm
200, 13630 - 72nd Avenue Tel: 604-501-3225
Surrey North Wednesday, 9 am-3:30 pm;
201, 13680 - 105A Avenue Tel: 604-951-5962
Intake clinics at a number of sites around Surrey. Program includes individual therapy, group therapy, parenting programs and referrals to community agencies. Commonly addressed are anxiety problems, mood problems, like depression, psychosis, severe behaviour problems, eating disorders and chronic suicidality & self-harm.

Community Counselling Clinic @ PCRS
City Centre Youth Hub: 10453 Whalley Blvd Surrey
Tel: 604-587-8100  
Newton Youth Resource Centre: #114 - 13479 76th Ave Surrey, BC
Tel: 604-592-6200 
Provides Surrey residents with free counselling.  Offers individual and family counselling.  Call the Newton location at 604-592-6200 for more information or intake.

Counselling Programs @ DiverseCity
Tel: 604-547-1202
Provide short-term, solution-focused counselling and support services to immigrant and refugee clients. Offers a variety of counselling programs for children, for women to have experienced abuse or violence and newcomer youth needing to overcome mental health challenges that effect employment.

Counselling Services @ SourcesBC
882 Maple St., White Rock BC
Tel: 604-538-2522 (Heather)  
Offers counselling on a variety of topics. Flexible fees are available. Also offers free Substance use services. Call the same number or email

Family Counselling @ Options
Tel:  604-660-4927   (Ministry of Children and Family Development)
Free if you qualify. Must be a resident of Surrey with children under 18 years of age. Self-referral (families must be referred by Ministry of Children and Family Development, but must call MCFD to request referral) MCFD intake line: 604-660-4927.

Moving Forward Family Services
Tel: 778-321-3054     
Services for all ages and any presenting concerns including addictions, mental health, trauma, violence, parenting, relationships and more. Sliding scale fees and no one is turned away due to financial circumstances.  Staff speak a variety of languages.

Sexual Abuse Counselling Centre @ Options
9815 140th St. Surrey BC
Tel: 604-584-5811
Short and long-term counselling to Surrey children and youth (ages 3-18) who have experienced or are exposed to sexual abuse. Also offers support and psycho-educational information to non-offending family members and caregivers. Self-referral welcome.

SFU Surrey Counselling Centre
9484 122nd St. Surrey BC (L.A. Matheson Secondary)
Tel: 604-587-7320
Students in the Surrey School District and their parents or guardians have access to free counselling through Simon Fraser University. Counselling available for a range of  issues, including parenting, bereavement, depression, anxiety, bullying and sexual orientation.

Suicide Prevention, Education and Counselling
9815 140th St. Surrey BC
Tel: 604-584-5811 and ask for a SPEAC intake worker.
For children and youth 18 and under who are at moderate to high risk of suicide. Free and open to residents of Surrey, White Rock and Langley. Provides suicide risk assessment, crisis intervention and short-term counseling. Also presents suicide prevention workshops to schools and other groups.

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