Crisis help and suicide prevention

If you are in crisis or thinking of suicide, call 9-1-1 immediately or go to your local hospital.


The city of Toronto has partnered with 408-HELP Line for suicide prevention. Call 416-408-4357 if you are thinking of suicide or access the Toronto Distress Centres online here.


Bell Let's Talk offers some tips on how to deal with someone with a mental illness or a crisis situation. Click here for information.


CAMH (Centre for Addiction and Mental Health) offers crisis resources here. for Toronto and the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area.


The City of Toronto's distress and crisis hotlines are open 24 hours a day and can be accessed here. If it is not an emergency the city also recommends contacting a nurse at Telehealth by dialing 1-866-797-0000.