If you are distressed and in need of immediate/urgent crisis support, please contact these Toronto-based hotlines 24/7. 


Distress Centre of Toronto: 416-408-HELP (416-408-4357)

Gerstein Crisis Centre:  416-929-5200

Toronto Rape Crisis Centre: 416-597-8808

Assaulted Women's Helpline: 416-863-0511

Youth Line (LGBTQ 26 and under): 1-800-268-9688 or 647-694-4275

Telecare (Mandarin & Cantonese): 416-920-0497

Toronto Withdrawal Management System: 1-866-366-9513

Kids Help Phone (to age 21): 1-888-668-68668 

For emergencies or medical attention, please call 911


Community Resources:


Hassle Free Clinic (Sexual Health): Men’s clinic 416-922-0603 and Women’s Clinic 416-922-0566

Sherbourne Health Centre: 416-324-4180

519 Community Centre: 416-392-6874

Bay Centre for Birth Control (Sexual Health):416-351-3700

Wellspring (Cancer Support): 416-961-1928 

Bereaved Families of Ontario (Toronto): 416-440-0920