If you are having a Mental Health Crisis, please:

  • Call your Doctor;
  • Go to your nearest Hospital;
  • Contact a Crisis Line here;
  • Call 911

    Programs/Services available in Toronto/York Region

     

    ConnexOntario/MentalHealthHelpLine

    The Help Line will offer information about counselling services and other supports closest to you. They will also listen, offer support and provide strategies to help you meet your goals. They can also provide you with basic education about mental illness.

    Mental Health Help Line: 1-866-531-2600

    MOBYSS

    Mobyss is a Mobile clinic that travels to different areas in York Region and provides youth in need with free Mental Health Care (12-25 years). The health care team consists of a Nurse Practitioner, specialized youth mental health worker, and a peer support specialist.

    Visit their Website here to find out when the MOBYSS is in your neighbourhood.

    KidsHelpPhone

    Free, 24 hour, and completely confidential phone counselling and referral service for children and youth. Trained professionals will provide counsel and non-judgmental support for you at all times of the day.

    Ready to Talk1-800-668-6868

    PsychotherapyMatters.com

    PsychotherapMatters.com provides free access to a list of therapists and mental health professionals in Ontario. They also have therapists with access to the Psychotherapy Matters Virtual Clinic, where providers collaborate to get the best care for their clients cirtually.

    MoodDisordersAssociation

    Mood Disorders Canada offers free support programs to people across Ontario, and their families, who are living with depression, anxiety or bipolar disorder. 

    Telephone Support-Line: 1-866-363-MOOD (6663) // Weekdays, 9:30 am - 5:00 pm

    If you would like to talk to someone about your concerns about someone you know, you can be referred to their Family Matters Program or our Early Intervention Program by speaking with the intake coordinator, Elyse Grieco at 416-486-8046 ext 238 or email elyseg@mooddisorders.ca

    If you are looking for support for yourself, please contact the Support line above or email info@mooddisorders.ca.

    CatholicFamilyServices

    A team of professional counselling staff is trained to offer Walk-In services to clients who have an urgent need to speak with a counsellor. The single-session consultation is aimed at helping clients identify and hone-in on plans that will provide them with help for their presenting concern.

    LOCATIONS:

    Central Office on Tuesdays. Registration is between 9 a.m. and 7 p.m // 1155 Yonge Street, Ste. 101, Toronto

    North Office on Thursdays. Registration is between 9 a.m. and 7 p.m // 5799 Yonge Street, Ste. 300, Toronto

    * No one is denied service because of his/her inability to pay fees.

    This list will be updated continuously. If you know of any other services available in Toronto/York Region, please contact us at hello@nvsn.ca. Thank you.