Pain Support Line

Are you living with pain? Do you need help? Call the Pain Support Line at 1-844-880-PAIN.

Formerly called Connect for Health

The Pain Support Line continues to operate as usual during COVID-19.

Our trained volunteers can help you by providing:

  • A safe space to talk about pain and its impact on your life;

  • Information on community resources; 

  • Information about pain and self-management;

  • Information about Pain BC resources and programs.

Get started

Talk confidentially with Pain Support Line staff on the phone or online. We are available to assist you 9:00AM - 4:00PM, Monday to Friday (excluding statutory holidays).

Three ways to connect with us:

Health care providers can also complete a referral form on behalf of their patients.

How it works

After you contact us, we'll gather more details and get a better sense of what's going on in your life. We'll discover what's worked and what hasn't worked and help prioritize your issues to find the best services and support to meet your needs. 

The Pain Support Line is not a crisis line

If you require immediate medical assistance, call 911. If you are in distress, or feel you may cause harm to yourself or others, these crisis lines can provide immediate assistance.

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Funding for this program is provided by the Government of B.C.