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Posted on: December 19, 2020

[ARCHIVED] Mental Health Supports

Mental Health Support Contacts

If you or someone you know needs emotional support or feels overwhelmed, remember you are not alone.  Call one of the resources below for help.




Emergency Services / 9-1-1


Call if you or someone you know is in immediate danger, at immediate risk of suicide, or in need of urgent medical, fire or police services.

Alberta 8-1-1 Health Link


Health advice from Alberta’s medical experts.

Alberta 2-1-1

Call or text 2-1-1

A helpline that provides information on and referrals to Alberta community social, health-related and government services.

Alberta’s Mental Health Helpline


Confidential support for mental health concerns.

Alberta’s Addiction Helpline


Confidential support for alcohol, tobacco, other drugs and gambling.

Distress Line

1-780-482-HELP (4357)

A confidential, non-judgmental short-term crisis intervention, emotional support and resource for people in crisis or distress

Kids Help Line


A phone line to support any youth under the age of 20 who are struggling.

Crisis Text Line 

Text “HOME” to 686868

Text support line for anyone in crisis, you will be connected with a trained crisis responder.

Indigenous Mental Health Help


Connects the Indigenous community to support and counselling in Cree, Ojibway, and Inuktitut upon request.

Adult Bullying Help Line


Support for adults experiencing bullying or harassment.  

Family Violence Info Line


Anonymous help in 170 languages related to verbal, physical, emotional, financial and sexual abuse, neglect, stalking or being kept from seeing other people or forced to stay in one place

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