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 300-818 Douglas Street, Victoria BC, V8W 2B6

Our Staff

  • Justine Thomson Executive Director (ext. 3200)
  • Liz Radermacher Operations Manager (ext. 3984)
  • Renata Hindle Suicide Education & Awareness Manager (ext. 3960)
  • Daria Patterson Youthspace.ca Coordinator (ext. 3961)
  • Emma White Administrative and Communications Assistant

Additional Programs Facilitators

  • Izzy Dehler-Hyde
  • Julia Leggett
  • Justin Robertson
  • Nicky Nicholas
  • Shyam Singh
  • Natalia Karpovskaia
  • Krysta Gmitroski
  • Serena Martin
  • Sydney Emo