211 Ontario Structure Ontario 211 Services is an NGO which governs the 211 Ontario system.
It is the transfer payment agency for the Ontario Ministry of Community and Social Services and oversees system development activities and the coordination of service delivery by six integrated regional contact centres located in Ottawa, Thunder Bay, Collingwood, St. Community Navigators 211 Ontario’s Community Navigators are skilled in helping individuals, families and communities identify, understand and effectively use the programs that are part of the human service delivery system.
parents, partners or friends of survivors), safety planning, information on victim police reporting and medical options, and strategies for coping with flashbacks, memories and feelings. It is your decision whether you wish to report the assault to the police or provide the forensic evidence.
If an interpreter is needed- contact OIS Emergency Interpreting Services: Phone: 1-866-256-5142 TTY: 1-866-831-4657 Email: [email protected]/Text: (905) 971-0564 If you are in crisis and need support, there are websites that you can check and it is for all regions in Ontario: ONTX Ontario Online & Text Crisis Services (2pm to 2am): Information- use online: Text at 741741 Mental Health Helpline: For community information and they have a chat line that you can talk to someone to get information: Ontario: Provide free and confidential health services information for people experiencing problems with gambling, alcohol/drugs and mental health Kids Help Phone: If you are a child or teen and need support, you can go to Kids Help Phone 1 8 (voice) or chat online at Women’s Helpline: TTY: 416.364.8762 & TTY Toll free: 1.866.863.7868 Phone: GTA- 416.863.0511 & toll free: 1.866.863.0511 Here is the list of your local distress/crisis lines: Centre for Addictions and Mental Health (CAMH): CAMH's Psychiatric Emergency Department – 24 hours and 7 days a week 250 College Street, Toronto Distress Centre- 24 hours and 7 days a week Phone: 416-408-HELP (4357) https:// Gertstein Centre: Phone 24-hour Crisis Line: 416-929-5200 Warm Line chat online: 24-7 Crisis Support Peel Dufferin: Phone: 905-278-9036 Phone: 1-888-811-2222 (Caledon and Dufferin) Spectra Community Support Services: 905-459-7777 (Phone- Brampton and Mississauga) 1-877-298-5444 (Phone- Caledon) Response- Peel Children’s Centre (18 years and under): Phone: 416-410-8615 Canadian Mental Health Association/Halton COAST (Crisis Outreach and Support Team) TTY: 1-844-646-1700 Phone: 1-877-825-9011 Distress Centre Halton (can do text and online chat but limited service): Phone: 905-849-4541 (Oakville) 905-681-1488 (Burlington) 905-877-1211 (North Halton) Text to 647-557-6250 Crisis Outreach and Support Team (COAST): 1-866-550-5205 - 24 Hours Distress Centre Niagara: St.
Catharines, Niagara Falls and Area – 905-688-3711 Port Colborne, Wainfleet and Area – 905-734-1212 Fort Erie and Area - 905-382-0689 Grimsby, West Lincoln – 905-563-6674 Website: Community Healthcare System: This is a full Schedule 1 Facility.
E Wing - 200 Terrace Hill Street Brantford, Ontario N3R 1G9 Phone 519-751-5544 St.
Leonard's Community Services - Brantford Fairview Drive: 24 Hour Mental Health Crisis Line: 519-759-7188 or toll free: 1-866-811-7188 Walk-In Service 7 Days a Week, 365 Days a Year, am – pm 225 Fairview Drive Health Crisis Line which is linked with the Crisis Team and they can be reached at 613-722-6914 or 1-866-996-0991 Centre for Ottawa: Phone: 613-238-3311 https:// Crisis Outreach and Support Team (COAST): Phone: 519-973-4409 (Monday to Friday 8am to 10pm) [email protected] Distress Centre of Peterborough: PO Box 1535 Peterborough On K9J 7H7 Phone: 705-745-2273 Email for general questions (not for crisis because it is not checked regularly): [email protected] Heath Care Centre- Sexual Assault Domestic Violence Program: Regional Health Centre, Emergency Department- 1 Hospital Drive, Peterborough Phone: 705-743-4132 or toll free 1-800-419-3111 (No TTY) 24hr response only for medical (physical) response to sexual assault, domestic violence, and pediatric sexual assault. Ross Memorial Hospital 10 Angeline Street North Lindsay, Ontario K9V 4M8 Phone: (705) 328-6064, Fax: (705) 328-6065 Women’s Resources: Services include: 24hr support line, emergency shelter, resources, & counselling 24 hr crisis support line 705-878-3662 and toll free: 1-800-565-5350 Distress Centre Durham Crisis Line- Available 24 hours & 7 days per week: Phone: 905-430-2522 and Toll-Free: 1-800-452-0688 Mental Health Service (DMHS)- 24 hours & 7 days per week: Crisis service, crisis beds, mental health beds, mobile crisis team TTY: 1-866-620-3490 Phone: 905-666-0483 and Toll-Free: 1-800-742-1890 519 Brock St.
This includes people who may be struggling with their gender identity and are not sure that they are transgender.