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 1524 Fort St., Victoria BC V8S 5J2

Our Staff

  • Justine Thomson Executive Director (ext. 223)
  • Jane Arnott Advisor (ext. 224)
  • Renata Hindle Suicide Education & Awareness Manager (ext. 225)
  • Liz Radermacher Youthspace.ca Manager (ext. 464)
  • Melanie Winter Programs Facilitator (ext. 221)

Additional Programs Facilitators

  • Annika Benoit-Jansson
  • Izzy Dehler-Hyde
  • Julia Leggett
  • Justin Robertson
  • Maria Ebenal
  • Nicky Nicholas
  • Jess Cumming
  • Allison Pfann
  • Shannon Raison
  • Shyam Singh