If you or someone you know is in crisis and in need of immediate help, call 911 or go to the closest emergency room.

Information and Referral Services

Information and Referral services provide search tools and general information on services available in different locations and for varying concerns and needs.

If you or someone you know is in crisis and in need of immediate help, call 911 or go to the closest emergency room.


211 Ontario

Phone: 2-1-1 or toll free 1-877-330-3213
Website: www.211ontario.ca

A searchable directory of services and programs in your area. 211 is a helpline and online database of Ontario’s community and social services. 211 is answered and updated by highly-trained specialists.

Connex Ontario Health Services Information

Drug and Alcohol Helpline: 1-800-565-8603
Mental Health Helpline: 1-866-531-2600
Ontario Problem Gambling Helpline: 1-888-230-3505

Website: http://www.connexontario.ca

ConnexOntario provides free and confidential health services information for people experiencing problems with alcohol and drugs, mental illness or gambling.

ConnexOntario operates three helplines that are live answered 24/7, confidential, and free.

E-Mental Health.ca

Website: www.ementalhealth.ca

Provides anonymous, confidential and trustworthy information, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Good 2 Talk

Phone: 1-866-925-5454
Website: www.good2talk.ca

Good2Talk is a free, confidential helpline providing professional counselling and information and referrals for mental health, addictions and well-being to post-secondary students in Ontario, 24/7/365.

The Healthline Information Network

Website: www.thehealthline.ca

The Healthline Information Network is a database that contains health and social service information. Users can search local resources by region.

Select your region at the link above to be directed to services in your area. Alternatively, visit the link for your region below.

Central-East (includes Scarborough and Durham): www.centraleasthealthline.ca

Central (includes North York, Etobicoke, York-Toronto, York Region): www.centralhealthline.ca

Toronto Central (includes East York, Etobicoke, North York, Toronto, Scarborough): www.torontocentralhealthline.ca

Mississauga Halton (includes Mississauga, Halton, Etobicoke): www.mississaugahaltonhealthline.ca

Central West (includes Brampton, Caledon, Etobicoke, Woodbridge): www.centralwesthealthline.ca


Website: www.iamsick.ca

iamsick.ca allows you to easily filter by healthcare provider type, hours of operation, location, language.

Kids Help Line

Phone: 1-800-668-6868
Website: www.kidshelpphone.ca

Kids Help Phone provides national 24-hour, bilingual and anonymous phone counselling, web counselling, and referral service for children and youth.

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