Counselling Services (Talking Helps)

Talking HelpsWith all that goes on in our day-to-day lives, it’s easy to sometimes feel overwhelmed or burdened. Whether you’re raising children, building a career, facing a family challenge, or simply taking on too much, counselling can be a safe place to talk over life’s stresses and gain a fresh perspective.

Counsellors are trained to help take a clear look at what’s happening in your world, talk through the clutter with you, help define goals, and encourage your progress towards them. Sometimes, it just takes a little support to get where you’re going.

Not sure where to turn? SHARE Family & Community Services offers a fee-based counselling program for residents of the Tri-Cities and Metro Vancouver. Accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Services (CARF), SHARE strictly upholds the program’s rigorous standards to ensure that our services are of a very high caliber.

SHARE offers clients a team of highly-qualified counsellors. We have experience working with a variety of people, including children, families, individuals, and couples.SHARE provides subsidized counselling/lower fees to families in the Tri-Cities.  Free Counselling for problem gambling  is also available.

Counselling appointments are available Monday to Thursday 9am – 8pm and Friday 9am – 3pm.

We offer services in:

  • Parenting
  • Relationships
  • Separation or divorce
  • Anger management
  • Problem gambling
  • Trauma
  • Anxiety
  • Loss and grief
  • Depression
  • Stress
  • Lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgendered issues
  • Couple and family concerns

Translation services can be arranged. Some subsidy is available for Tri-Cities residents.

Chinese Translation Available

Apply for Talking Helps, Problem Gambling and Youth Substance Use

To make an appointment call our Intake Worker at 604-937-6969 or email intake@sharesociety.ca.

For more information on the Responsible and Problem Gambling Program or to book an appointment, call Adrienne or Heidi at 604-936-3900 ext 153 or 154.  For more information click here.

If you are interested in a counselling internship, click here for more information.

LOCATIONS

SHARE’s Clarke St. Counselling Centre
2615 Clarke Street
Port Moody, BC

SHARE King Edward Location
200 – 25 King Edward Street (2nd Floor)
Coquitlam, BC

RESOURCES

Alcohol and Drug Information

  • Here to help (BC): CARBC supported information and resource centre for Addictions and Mental Health issues. http://www.heretohelp.bc.ca/
  • Kelty Mental Health Resource Centre: BC based centre (Children’s Hospital) for children, youth and families experiencing mental health concerns.  A growing capacity for professional linkage and addictions issues – services include monthly Pinwheel Mental Health Presentation Education Series for professionals. http://keltymentalhealth.ca/
  • Alcoholics Anonymous (A.A.):  BC and Yukon Regional website. http://www.bcyukonaa.org/index.html

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