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If your life or the life of someone else is at risk, dial 9-1-1 or visit your nearest hospital emergency room. 

Suicide Prevention and Emotional Support:

National Crisis Line


Crisis Line Ottawa (24/7) or 613-722-6914

Prescott-Russell Crisis line (24/7)

1-866-996-0991 or 613-722-6914 


Crisis Services Canada (24/7) or 1-833-456-4566

Kids Help Phone (24/7)  for chat or call 1-888-668-6868

Other Emergency Resources: 

CLSC (Québec) Mental Health Services

HGH (Hawkesbury) - Walk-in Counselling (one session)

Assaulted Women's Helpline (24/7)

The Children's Aid Society of Ottawa or (613) 747-7800

Valoris or 1-800-675-6168

Community-Based Support and Counselling

Prescott-Russell Victim Services

Eastern Ontario Resource Centre or (613) 741-6025

Family Services Ottawa or (613) 725-3601 ext. 0

Walk-in Couselling Ottawa for multiple location information 

Champlain Healthline

Serenity Renewal for Families

Narcotic's Anonymous


Nar-Anon (Families of narcotics users)

Alcoholic's Anonymous

Al-Anon (Families of alcoholics) 

Canadian Mental Health Association (several locations)

LGBTQ2IA+ Services

For a more detailed list of specific resources available in your area, please visit You can also find out more about social, health and government services in the Ottawa area by calling 2-1-1.

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