Emergency Helplines in Canada

Emergency numbers can be dialed from anywhere within Canada

24/7 Toll-Free Emergency Hotlines vary from problematic substance use to mental health, rape, child abuse and police

Emergency Helplines

Below emergency numbers can be dialed from anywhere within Canada.

Or visit the Canadian Government Website for more information pertaining to mental health, suicide, post-traumatic stress disorder and cannabis and brain development

  • Police

    911 or 112

  • Ambulance

    911 or 112

  • Fire Department

    911 or 112

  • Child Abuse

    800 422 4453 or 866 367 5444

  • Rape Helpline

    800 656 4673

  • Mental Health

    800 950 6264

  • Substance Abuse

    800 784 6776

  • Animal Abuse Helpline


  • Suicide Help Line

    800 273 8255

Coronavirus Emergency Hotline In Canada

Public Health Agency of Canada:
• Coronavirus Hotline 1-833-784-4397

Coronavirus Confirmed Cases In Canada

View Latest Coronavirus Cases And Deaths In Canada

Suicide Prevention in the Canadian Armed Forces

Suicide is the second leading cause of death for Canadian citizens aged between 15 to 34.

The Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) has an extensive mental illness awareness and suicide prevention program which consists of clinical and non-clinical interventions by clinics, mental health education, and suicide awareness information.

Counselling under the Member Assistance Program at 1-800-268-7708
24/7 Family Information Line at 1-800-866-4546
911 for emergencies

For more details view the Suicide Prevention in the CAF Website

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