Kids Help Phone

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PO Box 26062
St. John’s, NL
A1E 0A5

Counselling Line: 1-800-668-6868      Website: https://kidshelpphone.ca/
NL Contact: Emily Cardwell                  E-mail: emily.cardwell@kidshelpphone.ca
Tel: (709) 685-0629

Mandate:

To improve the well-being of children and youth in Canada by providing them anonymous and confidential professional counseling, referrals, and information through technologically-based communications media; To continue to improve and grow Kids Help Phone to ensure delivery of the most effective, timely and valuable counselling, referrals and information to every young person who could benefit from the support.

Target Population:

Children and youth ages 5+

Highlight of Programs / Services Offered:

  • Offers Canada’s only national, bilingual, 24-hour, toll-free confidential and anonymous phone and web counselling, referral and information service for children and youth
  • To reach a Kids Help Phone professional counselor, kids, teens and young adults, from any community in Canada, can call or go online 24 hours a day, 365 day a year
  • From trouble with homework to dealing with loss and grief to thoughts of suicide, kids can talk to Kids Help Phone about anything
  • Kids Help Phone has access to a database of over 37,000 local resources, to connect kids to a service right in their community.