Northern Interior

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Looking for services for a person with a psychosis or schizophrenia? Click here for a listing of Northern Health intake contact information. For family / caregiver support please see the links below.

Family Support Groups
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Contact Us:

Kim Dixon BA MSc – Regional Manager / Educator
Prince George – Northern Interior
P.O. Box 504 (1117 – 6th Avenue) Prince George, BC. V2L 4S6
Tel: 250-561-8033 Toll-free: 1-888-561-8055

Heather Megchelsen – Family Educator
Burns Lake – Omineca Lakes District
P.O. Box 256 ( #113 – 270 Ninth Avenue) Burns Lake, BC. V0J 1E0
Tel: 250-692-7500
Gail Rutledge – Quesnel Educator

Patricia Pedersen – Special Projects Consultant – Burns Lake
Tel: 250-692-7500
Irene Brady BEd, MC – FAMILIES Consultant
Valemount Tel: 250-566-1958 Email:
BCSS Prince George and the northern interior provide possibilities for family support, education, systems navigation and advocacy. We also provide professional training to meet the needs of families, family participation in planning and evaluation of services and families as partners in mental illness and addictions treatment. No referral needed to access individual or group services. All services are provided by the British Columbia Schizophrenia Society and are FREE.

Family Support Groups

Regional Service Information

About BCSS Northern Interior

Burns Lake – BCSS – Family Support Group – 1st Mondays

Calendar of training, support and other events in BC

Local referral and support

Online Support Groups for Family / Supporters

Partnership Education Presentation Program

Partnership Puppeteer Program

Prince George – BCSS – Meet ‘n Greet – Wednesdays

Prince George – BCSS – Strengthening Families Together

Quesnel – BCSS – FAMILIES Support Group – 1st Thursday

Quesnel – BCSS – Strengthening Families Together

Reaching Families Project

ReachOut Psychosis Concert and Education Program for Youth

Schizophrenia Awareness Day

Strengthening Families Together – 10 session group for family and friends

Summer Hours at B.C. Schizophrenia Society