Phone Lines

Provincial Crisis Lines

Provincial crisis lines are free and confidential 24-hour helplines that offer:

  • someone to talk to
  • crisis counselling
  • emotional support
  • safety planning
  • legal information
  • other assisstance

Assaulted Women's Helpline

Get 24/7 crisis counselling and referrals to shelters, legal advice and other help.

Support is available in over 200 different languages, including 17 Indigenous languages.


Toll-free: 1-866-863-0511

Toll-free TTY: 1-866-863-7868

Greater Toronto Area (GTA)

Toronto: 416-863-0511


Get 24/7, culturally sensitive crisis counselling, advice and support for Indigenous Women and their families living in urban, rural and remote communities, both on and off reserve.

Toll-free: 1-855-554-4325 (1-855-554-HEAL)

Support services for male survivors of sexual abuse

Get 24/7 multilingual support service for male survivors of sexual abuse, both recent and historical.

Toll-free: 1-866-887-0015

Ontario 211 Helpline

For help getting connected to community, social, health-related and government services in your local area, contact 211 by phone or online.

Tel: 211 Toll-free: 1-877-330-3213 Toll-free TTY: 1-888-340-1001

Other Services