Crisis Telephone Hotlines
Do you need help right now? Don't know who to talk to? Are you in trouble? Here is a listing of crisis hotlines in York Region.
- Children's Aid Society of York Region
- Domestic Abuse & Sexual Assault Care Centre Richmond Hill
- Drug & Alcohol Helpline
- Inn From The Cold
- Interval House
- Kids Help Phone
- Men Unwilling To Seek Help in a Mental Health Crisis
- Need A Place To Stay Right Now? Assessment and Referral Centre
- Need help right now? Call York Support Services Network
- Ontario Addiction Treatment Centre Oakridges
- Ontario Mental Health Hotline
- Ontario Problem Gambling Helpline
- Out Of The Cold York Region
- Parents For Childrens Mental Health York Region
- Street Outreach York Region
- Telehealth Ontario
- Women's Sexual Assault Helpline & Outreach Services of York Region
- Yellow Brick House
- York Region Emergency Shelters
- York Support Services Network
Toll free:1 800 718 3850
Address: 10 Trench Street, Richmond Hill ON
Phone: 905 832 1406 Toll free:1 800 521 6004
call extension 3 at York Central Hospital.
Address: 510 Penrose Street, Newmarket ON L3Y 1AZ
Phone: 905 895 8889
Phone: 416 924 1491
a 24 hour crisis phone line.
Toll free:1 800 668 6868
trained professional counsellors available 24 hours a day 7 days a week for kids who need help or hope.
This is not a local service but is aimed at men reticent about getting help. This site deals with depression and suicical thoughts in a humorous way. If you are worried about your loved one right now, go to this website.
Free from any pay phone 1 877 338 3398 Street Outreach Van 1-866-553-4053
Address: 102 Main Street, Newmarket ON L3Y 3Y7
Phone: 905 310 2673 Toll free:905 310 2673
Call 310-COPE 
Address: 13085 Yonge Street, Oakridges ON L4E 3S8
Phone: 905 773 5395 Fax: 416 773 1361
Are you worried about a loved one? Call this number now.
Phone: 416 948 6682
Mosaic Interfaith Out Of The Cold provides transportation from Finch subway (4-6 p.m. M-F) to various centres in York Region. Services include an overnight bed,food, bus tokens, clothing bank, showers and medical care.
Phone: 905 471 3046
Contact: Donna Massel (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Overwhelmed by your child's behaviour? In need of compassion, understanding and information? This local chapter meets monthly - they can help!
Toll free:1 866 553 4053
Toll free:1 866 797 0000
Toll free:1 800 263 6734
Address: not given for security reasons, Aurora ON
Toll free:1800 263 3247
Are you in an abusive situation and need help right now? Call Yellow Brick's 24 hour crisis hotline at 1 800 263 3247 or call 905 727 1944. The Yellow Brick House is committed to rebuilding the lives of abused women and children in York Region.
Toll free:1 888 256 1112
York Region has 75 emergency shelter beds and 4 shelters.
Address: 50 McIntosh Dr, Markham ON L3R 9T3
Phone: 905 305 7440
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