If you need help, call 1-800-218-2885. Help is available 24/7, 365 days a year.
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Website: www.theislandhelpline.comLanguage(s): English, French
If you are in Guelph or Dufferin, Ontario and need help, call:
Toll-free 1-888-821-3760 or Guelph: (519) 821-5469
Distress Line: (519) 821-3760
Help is available 24/7.
Online chat: http://torchlightcanada.org/faqs/ontx/Language(s): English
If you are in Toronto, Ontario and need help, call (416) 408 4357. Help is available 24/7.
Between 2am and 2pm, you can text 741741 or online chat: https://torontodistresscentre.com/ontxLanguage(s): English
If you are in danger or someone you know is being threatened, call the Youth Against Violence Line at 1-800-680-4264 for 24/7 support.
TTY: (604) 875-0885
Text: (604) 836-6381Where: British Columbia
The Advocate protects and implements children and youth rights in the Yukon.
Toll-free: 1-800- 661-0408
Phone: 867-465-5575 in WhitehorseWhere: Yukon
To report suspected child maltreatment: call 867-667-3002 or 1-800-661-0408, local 3002 (24 hours).
Visit the website for more information about when and what to report.Where: Yukon
To report suspected child maltreatment, call 1-800-387-KIDS (1-800-387-5437)Where: Alberta
To report suspected child maltreatment, call the Centre jeunesse (child protection agency) for your area (see website). For services in English on the island of Montreal, call Batshaw Youth and Family Centres at (514) 935-6196. For services in French in Montreal, call Centre jeunesse de Montrèal at (514) 896-3100. In Quebec City, call (418) 661-6951.Where: Quebec
The Manitoba Children's Advocate helps young people who are getting or needing services from a Child and Family Services agency in Manitoba. They also take calls from others concerned for the wellbeing of children receiving services from an agency in Manitoba.
Phone: (204) 988-7440 in Winnipeg
Toll Free: 1-800-263-7146
Email: firstname.lastname@example.orgWhere: Manitoba
24-Hour Distress Line – (780) 482-HELP (4357)
Rural Distress Line – 1-800-232-7288
Language(s): EnglishWhere: Alberta