Free counselling service launches for post-secondary students

Here2Talk – 24/7 Student Mental Health Counselling and Referral Service

Today Minister Melanie Mark announced the launch of Here2Talk. All students currently registered in a B.C. post-secondary institution have access to free, confidential counselling and community referral service, conveniently available 24/7 via app, by phone (1-877-857-3397) and online at


Responding to Requests for Supplies from an External Agency  

Emergency Management BC (EMBC) has established a Provincial Supply Chain Coordination Unit to source and distribute critical supplies for essential service providers and communities in need.

  • If your organization is contacted by an external agency seeking access to surplus supplies or services, please inform them that all requests for BC supplies are being coordinated by EMBC.  
  • Please report any external requests for supplies to [email protected] for ministry follow-up.

Thank you for the important role you play in supporting the provincial COVID-19 response. Please share these updates broadly within your respective institutions. 


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