Local Resources

Crisis Services

Urgent Response Team

Telephone or on-site response to people with a serious mental illness who are in crisis * work in collaboration with police, first responders and health professionals

Kids Help Phone

Kids Help Phone is a free, anonymous and confidential phone, text and on-line professional counselling service for children and youth. Big or small concerns! Open 24/7 365 days/yr for ages 5 to 25.

Website: www.kidshelpphone.ca – on-line chat available Thursday to Sunday evenings
Phone: 1-800-668-6868
Text: 686868

Download their App – “Always There” – it’s FREE and full of great resources

Grey Bruce Health Services Crisis Team (24 hours)

Phone: 519-376-2121  (Ask for Crisis Team)

Mental Health Crisis Line of Grey & Bruce (24 hours)

For ages 16 and up
Phone: 1-877-470-5200

Grey Bruce Community Mental Health Teams (Mon.-Fri. 8:30-4:30)

For counselling 16+
Phone: 1-877-888-5855

Wes for Youth Online.ca

An online crisis and support for youth ages 13 to 19
Website: www.wesforyouthonline.ca

Sexual Assault and Sexual Health

Women’s House Serving Bruce and Grey Crisis Line (24 hours)

Phone: 519-396-9655 or 1-800-265-3026

Sexual Assault Crisis and Support Line (24 hours)


Women’s Centre of Grey and Bruce (Crisis Line)

Phone: 519-371-1600 or 1-800-265-3722

Sexual Health Clinics

Phone: 519-376-9420

Hanover Pregnancy Centre, Hanover & District Hospital

Phone: 519-364-4242

AIDS/Sexual Health Infoline

Phone: 1-800-668-2437

Lesbian, Gay, Bi Youth Line Ontario (4-9:30 p.m. Sun-Fri)

Phone: 1-800-268-9688
Website: MYGSA.CA Locally: Pride and Prejudice

Children’s Mental Health & Child Welfare

Keystone Child, Youth and Family Services

Ages 17 & under
Phone: 519-371-4773 or 1-800-567-2384

Saugeen First Nations #29 Building Healthy Communities

Phone: 519-797-1610

Bruce Grey Child and Family Services (formerly known as “Children’s Aid”)

Phone: 519-371-4453
Website: www.bgcfs.ca

Chippewas of Nawash Child Welfare Office, Cape Croker

Phone: 519-534-3818

Anishinabek Child and Youth Prevention Services

Phone: 519-797-5000