ConnexOntario Health Services Information

Mental Health Helpline

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Record #: OCR0093 Last Full Update: 07 Apr 2014
Contact Information
Office Phone519-439-0174
Toll Free Phone1-866-531-2600
Crisis Phone24 hr service 1-866-531-2600
After Hours Phone1-866-531-2600
Fax519-439-0455
E-mailinfo_ref_services_mhsio@connexontario.ca
Websitewww.mentalhealthhelpline.ca
Primary ContactB Davey, Executive Director; Email: administration@connexontario.ca
Primary ExecutiveMarion Wright, Chair, Board of Directors
Description & Services
HoursAdministration Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm * Helpline Mon-Sun 24 hours
DescriptionSpecialized information and referral service * trained information and referral specialists will help people navigate the mental health system by providing information about, or referral to, hundreds of mental health services and supports available in the province. Free, anonymous and confidential service is provided via toll-free telephone, email, or webchat. 
 
Operated by ConnexOntario Health Services Information which also operates the Drug and Alcohol Helpline and the Ontario Problem Gambling Helpline.
EligibilityNo restrictions
ApplicationCall for address information.
FeesNone
Languages of ServiceEnglish ; French ; Interpretive Services - via telephone in 170 languages on request.
Areas ServedOntario
Other Details
Date Updated07 Apr 2014
Print MaterialPamphlets * posters * wallet cards * magnets * graphs * statistics * lists of programs and services. Call to request an order form or visit website.
EstablishedMental Health Service Information Ontario: 2005
ElectionsThe Board of Directors is elected.
FundingProvincial - Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care
Legal Status(50) Non Profit
Subjects
SubjectsFree services ; Information and referral ; Mental disorders ; Mental health ; Mental health services ; Nonprofit organizations ; Telephone support
Broader TermsDisorders ; Health ; Mental health ; Organizations ; Reduced cost services