COVID-19 Resources



For COVID-19 Information, please refer to:
BC Government, HealthLinkBC: https://www.healthlinkbc.ca/health-feature/coronavirus-disease-covid-19
City of Vancouver: https://vancouver.ca/home-property-development/covid-19-coronavirus-within-vancouver.aspx#redirect

Eastside Family Place posts resources, information and keep you updated on any virtual activities we are planning on the ESFP Facebook page. (Please  ‘Like’ our page). Feedback welcome!

OTHER RESOURCES:

FUN STUFF:

SELF-CARE:

MENTAL HEALTH:

  • Free Counseling Service. If you are struggling and would like to speak with a Registered Clinical Counselor,  please email us for a confidential referral
  • From Canada.ca – access support workers, social workers, and psychologists for confidential chat sessions or phone calls by texting “WELLNESS” to 741741. If you are a frontline worker, text “FRONTLINE” to same number. The Wellness Together Canada mental wellness portal- wide range of free resources
  • My Workplace Health
  • Bounce Back Program
  • 24 Hour Crisis Line 1-800-784-2433
  • Here to Help Program
  • Pacific Post Partum Support Society, 10am-3pm, phone / text support for new or expecting parents. 604-255-7999

PARENTING SUPPORT:

JUST FOR DADS:

ANTI-RACISM RESOURCES:

FINANCIAL AND LEGAL INFO:

  • The Vancouver Rent Bank supports individuals and families who need access to a temporary loan to maintain their housing stability/avoid homelessness
  • Family Services of Greater Vancouver help with financial benefits, emergency budget planning CALL: 604-368-2469 or e: moneyskills@fsgv.ca
  • Helping Women Now,  from Dress for Success. Helps women affected by job reduction/loss
  • Corona Virus: Your Legal Questions Answered, People’s Law School

FOOD:

  • Map Showing  free/low-cost food in Vancouver
  • Better Together BC, recipes, inspiration for eating more family meals together