Kids Help Phone

Site: Telephone Service/Web Service

Service: Bilingual phone and on-line counselling service for children and youth

Record Details
Office Phone 416-586-5437
Toll Free Phone 1-800-668-6868 (24 Hours)
Crisis Phone 1-800-668-6868
Fax 416-586-0651
Social Media Facebook Facebook:
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YouTube YouTube:
Primary Contact Kristen Buckley, Senior Manager, Information, Referral and Knowledge Mobilization
Established Toronto Chapter founded in 1977
Primary Executive Alisa Simon, Vice President, Counselling Services
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities Ontario, Ministry of Education ; Fundraising ; Donations ; Microsoft Canada and many others 
As a community-based national charity, Kids Help Phone relies on individual and corporate donations to fund these vital services
Description (Service) Telephone and online (live chat) counselling, information and referral on a wide range of topics * anonymous and confidential * Always There -- mobile application * Resources Around Me -- national searchable online database of community resource listings
Hours Telephone Counselling -- Mon-Sun 24 hours * Live Chat Counselling (English) -- Wed-Sun 6 pm-2 am * Live Chat Counselling (French) --Thu-Mon 6 pm-2 am
Areas Served Canada ; Toronto ; York Region ; Peel Region; Durham Region
Eligibility Ages: 5 year(s) - 25 year(s) 
Children, Youth, and Young Adults
Application No application required
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Located In Community Toronto Downtown
Mailing Address 439 University Ave, Ste 300 
Toronto, ON M5G 1Y8
Physical Access Not Applicable
Service Categories Talklines/Warmlines ~ Young Adults ; Talklines/Warmlines ~ Youth


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