Personal Health

Canada’s Activity Guide
A guide to help you make wise choices about physical activity.

Canadian Health Network
The Canadian Health Network provides articles on youth participation for improvement of health.

Better to Know
Did you know? Having sex is something to think about carefully before you do it. And it’s a lot better if you do your thinking when you’re clear headed and sober. Check out Better to Know to learn more about healthy relationships, talking about sex and your body. You can even get confidential advice from a sexual health expert!

Sex Sense is a free confidential sexual health referral and information service open Monday to Friday from 9 am to 9 pm (Pacific time). Get answers without the awkward – call 1-800-SEX-SENSE today!

Youth in BC
Youth in BC (and Yukon!) is a program of the Crisis Centre. It connects youth with support, information and resources. They are available for support 24/7 at 1-800-SUICIDE or from noon to 1 am for other support at 604-872-3311.

International Youth Coalition
The International Youth Coalition is working together in the promotion of sexual and reproductive rights.

PFLAG Canada
PFLAG Canada is there when it seems no-one else is. Every day, PFLAG Canada volunteers are contacted by frightened adolescents and by angry, fearful or ashamed parents. PFLAG Canada supports, educates and provides resources to anyone with questions.

Recovery Village
Recovery Village offers rehabilitation and treatment for alcohol, drug addiction, co-occurring mental health and eating disorders in Florida but they have some useful information on their website and their helpline is toll free at 1-877-611-3298. They also have online chat help available.

Supporting Our Youth – Youth Pride
SOY works within an anti-oppression framework to create opportunities for queer and trans youth and adults to build an inclusive, welcoming community together.

The Lesbian Gay Bi Trans Youth Line
It is a toll-free peer-support phone line for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, transsexual, 2-spirited, queer and questioning young people. That means you can talk to one of our youth volunteers who know where you’re coming from.

Youth Net
Youth Net is a global program whose focus is to improve the reproductive health and prevent the spread of AIDS amongst young people.

Yukon’s Alcohol and Drug Services
Assisting individuals and communities in reducing the harmful effects of alcohol and other drugs by providing quality addictions services.