Supporting Kids in Tough Times

Supporting children in tough times requires strong community support and access to information. 

Local Powell River Supports:

Powell River Child, Youth & Family Services      

604 485-3090
7105 Nootka 
Oceanview Education Centre              

Children Who Witness Abuse –This program offers free and confidential individual counselling to children from pre-school age to 18 years and  includes a component for parents, that may include individual counseling, support, parent education and referral to a parenting group in the community. 

Anxiety & Mental Health

Anxiety & Mental Health issues are among the most concerning for children growing up in today’s society.  Information and support can be found here:

Powell River Child & Youth Mental Health Clinical Counseling –
6944 Alberni Street, 604 485-0603
Provincial Website

Additional On-line Support for Anxiety and Mental Health:

Anxiety BC

Kids Health - anxiety, fears & phobias

Dr. Cheng - Mental Health

Developing Your Child’s Self-Esteem- when you go to this website click on parents and then go to search and enter self esteem

Children and Depression

Childhood Stress

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