About BCSS NorthEast

Regional Staff and Contact Info:

Regional Manager Northeast and Fort St. John Educator: Julie Kornelsen, 250-261-9189 or 1-888-888-0029. e-mail: nemanager@nullbcss.org FSJ office mailing address: 11204-107 Street, Fort St. John, B.C. Available weekdays 9-4.

Note: Dawson Creek office: Steffi Thomas is the Regional Educator for the Dawson Creek office and her e-mail is dawsoncreek@nullbcss.org

Dawson Office hours are Monday/Wednesday/Thursday from 10 am – 1 pm.
Fort St. John Office hours weekdays 10am – 2pm
Fort St. John support groups:
3rd Wednesdays of the month 7-8:30 pm
1st Fridays of the month, breakfast group 7am-9am
Programs offered in the North:
Other Programs:  Your Recovery Journey, Public Education

Communities Served:

  • Fort St. John, Taylor, Hudson’s Hope, Fort Nelson & surrounding communities north of the Peace River are served by the Fort St. John office
  • Dawson Creek, Tumbler Ridge, Chetwynd & surrounding communities south of the Peace River are served by the Dawson Creek office (eg: Pouce Coupe, Moberly Lake)

Services Provided:

  • Free support and information for individuals (family & friends) who support someone who may have or has been diagnosed with a mental illness
  • Free handouts, books and videos to borrow on a variety of mental illnesses
  • Free education for family members & friends through the Strengthening Families Together Program (contact number above for local details)
  • Free support groups for family & friends
  • Free education for community groups through our Partnership Education Program or talks on specific subjects related to mental illness (contact number above for local details)

Crisis Line: 1-888-562-1214

Fort St. John

  • Mental Health & Addictions – 250-263-6080
  • Hospital & Health Center – 250-262-5200
  • Child & Youth Mental Health – 250-787-3344
  • Clubhouse – 250-785-2582

Fort Nelson

  • Mental Health office – 250-774-8105
  • Hospital – 250-774-8100
Dawson Creek

  • Mental Health office – 250-719-6525
  • Hospital – 250-782-8501
  • Child & Youth Mental Health – 250-784-2342
  • Clubhouse – 250-782-9773


  • Mental Health office – 250-242-5505
  • Health Center – 250-242-5271