416-944-9242 ext 225 or via email.
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If you need help now, call:
Assaulted Women's Help Line 416-863-0511
I need to talk to someone
Assaulted Women’s Help Line (AWHL): Provides free, 24-hour, 7-day-a-week confidential and anonymous crisis counselling, emotional support, information and referrals via telephone to women in up to 154 languages.
Toll-Free TTY: 1-866-863-7868
Mobile text: #SAFE (#7233)
Gerstein Centre: Crisis intervention in central Toronto for adults with mental health issues.
Call and TTY: 416-929-5200
Toronto Distress Centre: Confidential helpline service available 24 hours a day to persons in emotional distress.
Call: 416-408-4357 (HELP)
Toronto Rape Crisis Centre / Multicultural Women Against Rape: Centre provides 24 hour crisis intervention and culturally sensitive counselling, support and referrals for survivors of rape, sexual assault and incest. Support for families and friends of survivors.
More mobile crisis services throughout Toronto:
Etobicoke, North York and East York: 416-498-0043
Aboriginal Crisis Management Program: 416-891-8606
Peel Region: 905-278-9036
York Region: 310-COPE (2673) from 905 area only
I need a shelter in Toronto
Contact the Assaulted Women's Help Line at 416-863-0511
I want more information
211 Toronto: A 24 hour information line about community, social, health and government services in Toronto. Free, confidential and available in many languages.
If outside of the 416 and 647 area call: 416-397-4636
I am not sure if I am in an abusive relationship
Not sure what kind of services will best fit your needs? Connect with an intake worker. The Barbra Schlifer Clinic has intake workers that can help you determine whether you are looking for counselling, legal services or both. They can also provide you with information about abuse and referrals to other services.
Call: 416-323-9149 x 234. (You may have to leave a message. Please say your name and number clearly and tell them a time when they can call. Please tell them if it is safe to call you back and safe to leave a message.)
i am A WOMAN WITH A DISABILITY AND I NEED HELP
Centre for Independent Living Toronto (CILT): Offers service and support to women with disabilities, who are in abusive relationships. Open Monday-Friday 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Canadian Hearing Society Connect Counselling Services: Offers service and support to women in abusive relationships who are deaf or hard of hearing.
Call: 416-928-2512 (voice)
I am a teenager and need help
No one, whether they are a child or an adult, has the right to cause you physical or emotional pain, or behave in any way towards you that makes you feel uncomfortable. Getting the right kind of help can provide you with the support you need to help stop the abuse.
Kids Help Phone: A 24 hour confidential, free and anonymous helpline for kids and teens 20 and under for any issue.
Turning Point Youth Services: Located in Toronto's downtown core, provides a range of mental health, counselling and support services to at-risk and vulnerable youth 12-24, and their families.
Call : 416-925-9250