Our Vision Statement

Caring communities without suicide.

Our Mission Statement

We work every day to prevent deaths by suicide through our community programs and our online presence. We provide accessible emotional and crisis support by engaging the community and advancing the dialogue.


Phone 250-386-6328
Email admin@need2.ca
Address 2390 Arbutus Road, Victoria BC, V8N 1V7

Our Staff

  • Maria Weaver Acting Executive Director/Operations Manager (ext. 201)
  • Nat Karpovskaia Education Coordinator (ext. 202)
  • Daria Patterson Youthspace.ca Coordinator (ext. 204)
  • Emma White Communications and Fundraising Coordinator (ext. 200)

Additional Programs Facilitators

  • Izzy Dehler-Hyde
  • Julia Leggett
  • Justin Robertson
  • Nicky Nicholas
  • Nat Karpovskaia
  • Krysta Gmitroski
  • Serena Martin
  • Max Krauss
  • Sive Emo
  • Rae Bandla
  • Noah Stewart
  • Emily Hadley
  • Heather Kwan
  • Jennifer Wardle
  • Miranda Compton
  • Sasha Goatley