Looking for resources and supports during the COVID-19 pandemic?
We know that times have been difficult for many of us during the COVID-19 pandemic. If you feel you require extra support and resources during the COVID-19 pandemic, we encourage you to reach out to local agencies to help you through this period of time.
We hope you are all staying safe and receiving the support you need.
- Langley Children (Resources for Families, Youth and Adults) has a fantastic website to help you connect with the services you need. You will find a wide range of resources for those in the Langley community. Simply click the link below and locate the topic you are looking for, from there find an agency that you feel would suit your needs.
- http://bowinnmamla.ca/covid19/supports/– An up-to-date and easy to understand list of support available to individuals and businesses.
- Comprehensive Community and Family Resources– The Langley School District has put together helpful tips to stay safe and healthy during the COVID-19 pandemic, as well as ways to support children in this difficult time. There are also links to the Markin Minute wellness blogs for ongoing tips and wellness practices.
First Nations Resources
Indigenous Child & Youth Mental Health Services For more information and Crisis support, click here!
First Nations Health Authority, Health Through Wellness: The FNHA provides BC First Nations people up-to-date information on how to keep themselves and communities safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. https://www.fnha.ca/what-we-do/communicable-disease-control/coronavirus
COVID-19: BC Post-Secondary and Government updates provides current information on all 25 post-secondary institutions in BC.
Know the Facts: Reputable Sources for COVID-19 Information
Healthlinkbc provides current health-related information on COVID-19
Health Canada provides current nation-wide information as well as links to travel and financial info from the Government of Canada. https://www.canada.ca/en/public-health/services/diseases/coronavirus-disease-covid-19.html
If you are feeling overwhelmed and need someone to talk to, we encourage you to reach out to one of the crisis lines listed below. They are all 24 hours 7 days a week confidential services.
South Fraser Crisis Line: 604.951.8855 | 1.877.820.7444
The KUU-US Crisis Response Service: Provides 24/7 culturally-aware crisis support to Indigenous people in B.C. Call 1-800-588-8717 or visit: www.kuu-uscrisisline.ca.
Native Youth Crisis Line: 1-877-209-1266
Telus – Internet for Good
Telus is offering internet and phone services for families in need during the pandemic. For internet services, click here to see what it’s all about. For mobile services, click here. Need more information or want to apply? Please contact LEC’s School Counsellor Mark Ferguson at firstname.lastname@example.org