Crisis Response

If you are experiencing a crisis and need help, call the number below for your region.

Stella’s Place is not a crisis centre and is not monitored 24/7.

Youth Crisis Services

Services Phone Number
Youthdale (age 18 and under, Toronto) 416-363-9990
Kids Help Phone (age 20 and under, across Canada) 1-800-668-6868

Adult Crisis Services


Services Phone Number
Toronto – Gerstein Centre 416-929-5200
Scarborough – Mobile Crisis 416-495-2891
York Region 905-310-COPE (2673)
Peel Region Mobile Crisis 905-278-9036
Hamilton 905-972-8338
Durham Region 905-666-0483
Halton Region 1-877-825-9011
Toronto Distress Centre 416-408-HELP (4357)

Additional Resources

The First Nations and Inuit Hope for Wellness Help Line:
Assaulted Women’s Helpline:
416-863-0511. Toll-free: 1-866-863-0511. This is a free, anonymous and confidential 24-hour telephone line. For all women in Ontario who have experienced any form of abuse.

Emergency Shelter Central Intake:

416-338-4766. Toll-free 1-877-338-3398. Telecare (Mandarin & Cantonese): 416-920-0497.

Pan Canadian Crisis Line:

1-833-456-4566, 24/7

Telecare Peel (English, Punjabi, Hindi, Urdu, Spanish Portuguese):
Telehealth Ontario:
1-866-797-0000 to talk to a nurse, 24/7.
Toronto Rape Crisis Centre:
Streets to Homes (129 Peter Street):
416-392-0090. Walk in referral to emergency shelter and street respite.

Toronto Withdrawal Management System:
1-866-366-9513. Hours: 24/7, 365 days a year.

Information and Referral Services in Ontario

ConnexOntario has information and referral services for anyone in Ontario with mental health or addiction challenges. You can visit them online at Or you can call these phone numbers which are open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week: