Mental Health Emergency Resources

If you, or a family member, are experiencing a mental health emergency and you need assistance, contact one of the following Crisis Services or go to the nearest hospital emergency department.

Crisis Services in Waterloo-Wellington

Here 24/7

Here 24/7 is your front door to addictions, mental health and crisis services provided by twelve (12) agencies across the Waterloo-Wellington Region. Simply reach out and they will look after the crisis, intake, assessment, referral, waitlist, and appointment booking work for each program. They will be your guide, determine your needs, and help you navigate the system.

Toll-Free Phone: 1-844-437-3247 (Here247)


ConnexOntario is the province’s free and confidential information database and offers 24/7 helplines for addiction, mental health, and gambling services.

Social Assistance

Apply online for social assistance with Ontario Works.

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Hospitals in Waterloo Region & Wellington/Dufferin Counties

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