The challenges facing young people in Canada have grown more complex, and youth need access to the supports that are most relevant to them. To achieve our vision, it’s critical that we meet these challenges — and quickly. Kids Help Phone is Canada’s only 24/7 e-mental health service offering free, confidential support to young people in English and French.
Based in Kelowna, British Columbia, The Bridge Youth & Family Services Society is a nonprofit, charitable organization that since 1969 has been actively supporting families and individuals who experience poverty, substance misuse, family conflict, homelessness, mental illness, sexual exploitation, abuse and trauma.
In 2012, after meeting each other in a new ventures class offered at UBC’s Business School, HeadCheck Health co-founders Harrison Brown and Kerry Costello began to work towards a future for an objective balance test to be used at the sideline of sports games to test for Concussion injuries.