Fraser South: Surrey / White Rock / Delta

BCSS Locations » BCSS Services » Lower Mainland » Fraser Region » Fraser South: Surrey / White Rock / Delta »

Regional Service Information

Summer Hours at B.C. Schizophrenia Society

With summer around the corner, it's important to know who is around when an emergency strikes. Regional Educators and other staff will be taking some time to recharge over the next few months.

Here is a list of who to contact while your local Regional Educator is away.

This page will be updated periodically throughout the summer. And remember, you can always call 1-888-888-0029.

If you require emergency assistance please call the crisis line at 1-800-784-2433 or 911.

Bringing Cognitive Remediation to British Columbia: A One-Day Conference

White Rock – BCSS – Peace Arch Hospital Information Session – 1st & 3rd Thursdays

Time: 6:15 - 7:30 p.m. Location: White Rock Mental Health Centre- Russell Annex (in the South East parking lot) Info: Hardeep 604-574-1976

Surrey – BCSS- Surrey Memorial Hospital Information Session – 1st & 3rd Thursdays

Time: 6:00 - 7:30 p.m. Location: Surrey Memorial Hospital, 4th Floor, Psychiatry Board Room Info: Hardeep 604-574-1976

Wills and Trusts Seminars

BC Schizophrenia Society’s Wills and Trusts Seminars are held in the Spring and Fall of each year and cover topics such as: wills, estate planning, discretionary trusts, non-discretionary trusts, and registered disability savings plans.
These free Seminars are intended for individuals making their estate arrangements in order to care for a family member living with a mental illness or other disability. Spring Seminar: Date: Thursday, May 14th, 2015 Time: 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Place: Vancouver Public Library – Peter Kaye Room
350 West Georgia Street, Vancouver

Schizophrenia Awareness Day

Every year on the 24th of May we want to paint the country purple! We ask that you wear purple to show unity in bringing awareness to schizophrenia, and to show support for those affected by the illness.

Fraser Region Individual Support and Guidance

Calendar of training, support and other events in BC

Our online calendar at contains support groups, training and events for people with a mental illness and their family and supporters.

Online Support Groups for Family / Supporters

Family Respite Program

The Family Respite Program provides modest funding to pay for activities or services to give family members helping their ill relative a break or rest.

Partnership Education Presentation Program

Strengthening Families Together – 10 session group for family and friends

Do you have a relative or friend with a serious mental illness? Strengthening Families Together is a 10-session group for families and friends, which provides information, skill-building, and support. Offered throughout B.C. in spring and fall.