Help & Support

Online Reporting for Unwanted Sexualized Behaviours

Pachena Bay Music Festival has partnered with REES (Respect, Educate, Empower Survivors) to provide online reporting for unwanted sexualized behaviours. REES allows festival-goers, performers, staff and volunteers to Create a Record of the incident and share it with festival organizers. REES also provides information about community-based resources such as sexual assault centres, healthcare and other support services.

REES can be accessed online at any time, year-round. Go to and select Concert Series from the drop-down list. ​

Social Services

Dial or text 2-1-1 to be connected with a Resource Navigator who will provide information and referral to social services including treatment and detox.

BC Mental Health & Substance Use Services

Call 310Mental Health Support: 310-6789 (no area code needed) to speak to a crisis line worker 24/7.

The Foundry
Support for those 12-24 years. Access five core services in one convenient location: mental health care, substance use services, physical and sexual health care, youth and family peer supports, and social services.

  • Call the crisis line at 1-800-784-2433

  • SMS/Text Kids Help Phone by texting CONNECT to 686868, if you would like to stop the conversation text STOP


  • Text (604) 245-2425

  • Chat Online:

  • 24-Hour Crisis Line Nation-wide: 604-255-6344

Battered Women Support Services

Crisis & Intake line at 1-604-687-1867 and toll-free at 1-855-687-1868​

BC Victim/Survivors Services

  • victim/survivorLink BC is a toll-free, confidential telephone service available across B.C. and Yukon 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. victim/survivorLink BC provides service in over 110 languages, including 17 North American Indigenous languages.

  • 1-800-563-0808

Third party reporting

Advocate Services PovNet

PovNet is an online community of advocates and front-line workers that addresses poverty and promotes access to justice for vulnerable residents of British Columbia

BC’s Office of the Human Rights Commissioner

Trans Lifeline 877-565-8860

Basic and Immediate needs for Somali Canadians (many resources for both BC and AB)
Resources: Sexual Assault – Mental Health – Basic Needs.docx

Community Specific Services

Port Alberni

SARP (Sexual Assault Response Program) – SAGE HAVEN SOCIETY

KUU-US Crisis Line Society KUU-US Crisis Line Society works and operates on the unceded territory of Tseshaht and Hupacasat. KUU-US Crisis Line Society provides support to callers within the Port Alberni area as well as Indigenous people throughout the province of British Columbia.

ADULTS: 250-723-4050
YOUTH: 250-723-2040

TOLL FREE: 1-800-588-8717

Comox Valley




Join the top secret, carefully vetted Facebook group to find out about events before tickets are available.


Long Shot Events DBA Mt.Eliah


5226 Wilkinson Rd
Port Alberni, BC V9Y 7B1