We have a number of links for you below that will guide you through many issues and concerns you will have along the way.
Workplace Health & Safety
Women in business
Apprenticeship Supports & Grants
Crisis Line Assoc. of BC
if you are considering suicide or are concerned about someone who may be.
310 Mental Health Support for emotional support, information and resources specific to mental health.
(no area code required)
Construction Industry Rehabilitation Program
1-888-521-8611 (toll free)
Providing construction workers affiliated to the BC & Yukon Building Trades with the highest quality of mental health and addiction care
Ending Violence Association of BC
WCB Health & Safety Assistance or Worksite Emergency
WCB Critical Incident Response – Workplace Assistance if witnessed a workplace traumatic incidents.
1-888-922-3700 (toll free)
Toll-free, confidential, multilingual BC and the Yukon. Hours: 24/7
Information and referral services to all victims of crime and immediate crisis support to victims of family and sexual violence, including victims of human trafficking exploited for labour or sexual services.
Kids Help Phone
Canada’s only 24/7, national support service. We offer professional counselling, information and referrals and volunteer-led, text-based support to young people in both English and French.
Suicide Prevention Information & Resources
Hope for Wellness HelpLine for First Nations
Experienced and culturally competent Help Line counsellors available 24/7
WCB Crisis Support Line
Individual worker or family in emotional crisis.
WHAT WE DO
Creating a network of supportive peers is essential to increase the retention & advancement of women in trades.
We provide supports, training and employment matching in the skilled trades industry for eligible women.
The Shift for organizations
We support equitable recruitment, training and advancement practices to help women be successful in trades careers.
The shift for idividuals & allies
Working with our male allies in the industry & community to change the culture where women work.