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

  • Justine Thomson Executive Director (ext. 202)
  • Liz Radermacher Operations Manager (ext. 201)
  • Renata Hindle Suicide Education & Awareness Manager (ext. 203)
  • Daria Patterson Youthspace.ca Coordinator (ext. 204)
  • Emma White Administrative and Communications Assistant

Additional Programs Facilitators

  • Izzy Dehler-Hyde
  • Julia Leggett
  • Justin Robertson
  • Nicky Nicholas
  • Shyam Singh
  • Nat Karpovskaia
  • Krysta Gmitroski
  • Serena Martin
  • Max Krauss
  • Sydney Emo
  • Cheryl Love