For support services, please call:
Vernon Women’s Transition House (24 hour line)
- Children Who Witness Abuse Counselling
250-558-3850 ext 201 (Vernon)
No cost individual and group counselling for children ages 3 to 18 who have witnessed abuse or serious family conflict, as well as counselling, education, and support programs for parents.
- Stopping the Violence Counselling
No cost confidential counselling services for women who have experienced violence or abuse, assisting women in their healing with support, awareness, and education.
- Women’s Outreach
Offers no cost support to women and their dependent children who have experienced violence, abuse, or threats from an intimate partner.
- Specialized Victim’s Assistance
Offers no cost support and information to women, children, and men who have been victimized as a result of sexual assault, violence in an intimate relationship, child sexual abuse (recent or past), elder abuse, or criminal harassment (stalking).
North Okanagan Youth and Family Services
Provides a broad range of programs to the North Okanagan which promote, nurture, and protect the healthy development of children, youth, and their families.
RCMP Victim’s Assistance
Services are provided free of charge to persons in need following an incident where RCMP has been called, which may include primary victims, secondary victims, witnesses, surviving family members, or any other persons affected by the incident.
Whitevalley Community Resource Centre
Provides information, referrals, confidential counselling, family/life skills programs, seniors programing and other services to the communities of Lumby, Mabel Lake, Whitevale, Trinity Valley, Creighton Valley, Lavington, and Cherryville.
Teen Junction Youth Centre
Provides youth ages 13-18 years with a safe, non-judgemental, substance-free environment where they can connect with friends and staff. They also offer free resources, snacks, dinner, and activities for youth.
Domestic Violence Hotline
Kid’s Help Line
Youth Safe House