Find a Crisis Line Near You



Distress Centre Calgary

Serving Calgary and surrounding areas
Crisis 24 hours
Main Crisis Line: (403) 266-4357
ConnecTeen: (403) 264-TEEN

National Emergency Number for Canada is 911

The Support Network Distress Line

Serving Edmonton and surrounding areas
Crisis 24 hours: 1-800-232-7288
Toll free service available ONLY to rural areas of Capital Health Region, and the Town of Drayton Valley.
Crisis 24 hours: (780) 482-HELP
Seniors Abuse Helpline: (780) 454-8888

Wood’s Homes

Crisis 24 hours: 1-800-563-6106
Crisis 24 hours: (403) 299-9699

British Columbia

Burnaby Mental Health and Addictions

Burnaby residents seeking counselling for persons in suicidal crisis or support for persons conerns about someone at risk to suicide.
Intake: 604-453-1900

Crisis Centre for Northern BC

Serves all of Northern BC north of Quesnel, except the Peace River Country, Fraser Lake, Fort Fraser & Vanderhoof
Prince George Crisis, 24 hrs: 250-563-1214
Youth Line, 4-11 pm: 250-564-8336
Crisis, 24 hrs.: 1-888-562-1214
Fraser Lake Crisis Line: 250-699-6315

Crisis Intervention & Suicide Prevention Centre of BC

Serves Vancouver, North Vancouver city & district, Bowen Island, West Vancouver, Burnaby
Also has online chat for youth:
Crisis 24 hrs: 604-872-3311
Crisis 24 hrs TTY: 604-872-0113

Serving Powell River & area, Sunshine Coast, Squamish, Whistler, Pemberton and Howe Sound-the Sea to Sky corridor
Crisis 24 hrs: 1-866-661-3311
Crisis 24 hrs TTY: 1-866-872-0113

East Kootenay Crisis Line

Serving entire east Kootenay region, from Golden to the Alberta & USA borders
Crisis 24 hrs, Cranbrook: 250-426-8407
Crisis, 24 hrs, outside of Cranbrook: 1-800-426-8407

Fraser Valley Regional Crisis Line

Serves Mission, Abbotsford, Chilliwack, Agassiz/Harrison, Hope, Yale & Boston Bar
Crisis 24 hrs: 604-820-1166
Crisis 24 hrs: 1-877-820-7444

Kelowna Crisis Line

Serves Kelowna, Westbank, Winfield, Lakecountry
Crisis 24 hrs: 250-763-9191

KUU-US Crisis Line Society

Serving Port Alberni, Ucluelet, Tofino, Bamfield, and West coast of Vancouver Island
Crisis 24 hrs: 250-723-4050
Teen line: 250-723-2040
Crisis 24 hrs: 1-800-588-8717

Vancouver Island Crisis Line

Serves: All of Vancouver Island and Select areas of the Northern Interior (follows Island Health regional boundaries)

Vancouver Island Crisis Line (24/7): 1-888-494-3888
Suicide: 1-800-Suicide (1-800-784-2433) (BC wide - 24/7)
Mental Health Information: 310-6789 (BC wide - 24/7)
Crisis Chat Services - online emotional support from a trained Crisis Line Worker - accessible through website every day from 6-10pm.
Business Office: toll-free 1-877-753-2495 or local 250-753-2495 (Mon - Fri, 9am-12pm & 1pm-4pm)

West Kootenay – Boundary Regional Crisis Line

Serves Trail & Rossland, the West Kootenay and Boundary regions, including Nelson, Grand Forks, Castlegar, Christina Lake, New Denver, Nakusp and Salmo
Crisis 24 hrs: 250-364-1718
Crisis 24 hrs: 1-800-515-6999


Crisis Stabilization Unit

Serving Winnipeg Health Region
(WHRA Mental Health Crisis Response)
Crisis 24 hours: (204) 940-3633

Mental Health Crisis Service

(Karen Devine Safe House)
Serving Central Regional Health Authority
Crisis 24 hours: 1-888-310-4593
Crisis 7 days/week 4:30pm-8:30am
North Central: (204) 857-6369
South Central: (204) 325-9700

Mobile Crisis Services

(Winnipeg Regional Health Authority Crisis Services)
Serving Winnipeg Health Region
Crisis 24 hours: (204) 940-1781

Mobile Crisis Unit (MCU)

(Westman Crisis Services)
Serving Brandon and Assiniboine regions
Crisis 24 hours: 1-888-379-7699
Crisis 24 hours: (204) 725-4411

New Brunswick

Newfoundland & Labrador

Northwest Territories, Yukon & Nunavut

Awareness Centre

This is a temporary RCMP crisis line
Crisis 24 hours: (867) 982-0123

Nunavuat Kamatsiaqtut Help Line

Serving Nunavut and Nunavik (Arctic Quebec)
Crisis 7pm-11pm (Eastern Standard Time) 7days/week: 1-800-265-3333
Crisis 7pm-11pm (Eastern Standard Time) 7 days/week: (867) 979-3333

NWT Help Line

Serving Northwest Territories
Crisis 7pm-11pm (Mountain Standard Time) 7days/week: 1-800-661-0844

Nova Scotia

Eastern Regional Help Line

Serving eastern region of Nova Scotia
Crisis 6pm-midnight, 7 days/week: 1-800-957-9995
Crisis 6pm-midnight, 7 days/week: (902)562-HELP(4357)

Feed Nova Scotia

Crisis 24 hours Youth

Crisis 24 hours Adults
(902) 421-1188

Eastern Regional Help Line
Serving eastern region of Nova Scotia
Crisis 6pm-midnight, 7 days/week

Crisis 6pm-midnight, 7 days/week

Telephone intervention throughout Capital District ,mobile response for Halifax, Dartmouth, Bedford
crisis intervention & short term crisis management: 902-429-8167
available 20 hours/day 9am-5am, 7 days/week
toll free number: 1-888-429-8167

Mental Health Mobile Crisis Team (MHMCT)

crisis intervention & short term crisis management
Telephone intervention throughout Capital District ,mobile response for Halifax, Dartmouth, Bedford

available 20 hours/day 9am-5am, 7 days/week
toll free number


London & District

London Mental Health Crisis Line: 519-433-2023
Distress Line: 519-667-6711
Seniors Helpline (SHL): 519-667-6600

Niagara Region

Distress Line: 905-688-3711

Mental Health and Addictions Access Line in Niagara  1-866-550-5205

Ottawa & Region

Distress Line: 613-238-3311
Crisis Line: 613-722-6914 or 1-866-996-0991

Peel Region

Distress Line: 905-278-7208
Mobile Crisis Line: 905-278-9036 or 1-800-363-0971


Distress Line: 416-408-4357
Survivor Support Program: 416-595-1716

Prince Edward Island

Island Helpline

24 hour province wide Serving Prince Edward Island
24 hour province wide bilingual service: 1-800-218-2885


Centre de prévention du suicide de Québec

Services d’intervention 24 heures/24, 7jours/7 (1-866-APPELLE)

si tu as besoin d’aide immédiatement ou…
Services d’intervention 24 heures/24, 7jours/7

si tu as besoin d’aide immédiatement




A Link With Life 91-44-2464-0050



1-800-247-100 or text the word HELP to 51444

New Zealand

LifeLine NZ

09-5222-999 within Auckland 0800-543-354 outside Auckland

Northern Ireland


Child Protection Helpline:freephone, 24 hrs – 0800-800500


1-850-60-90-90 (National number charged at local call rates)


Your Call

0808-801-03-62 for the physically challenged across Scotland

Sri Lanka
United Kingdom