Kids Help Phone

Record #: CDR0075
Last Modified: 30 Dec 2020
Last Full Update: 17 Oct 2019

Description & Services

Description Kids Help Phone is Canada’s only 24/7, national support service. We offer professional counselling, information and referrals and volunteer-led, text-based support to young people in both English and French.  
Telephone Counselling: 1-800-668-6868 
Live Chat Counselling: or Always There app 
Crisis Text Line: Text CONNECT to 686868 
Resources Around Me (Database):
Hours 24/7
Dates All year
Areas Served Canada ; Greater Toronto Area ; Peel Region
Eligibility Ages: 5 year(s) - 29 year(s)
Fees None
Languages English ; French

Contact Information

Mailing Address c/o National Office / Toronto Chapter 
439 University Ave, Ste 300 
Toronto, ON 
Canada M5G 1Y8
Office Phone National Office 416-586-5437
Fax Toronto and National Office 416-586-0651
After Hours Phone 1-800-668-6868
Crisis Phone 1-800-668-6868
Primary Contact Mary Grossutti, Senior Manager, Knowledge Mobilization, Kids Help Phone; Phone: ext 8243; Email:
Alternate Contact Resource Specialist, Kids Help Phone; Email:
Primary Executive Kristen Buckley, Associate Vice President, Knowledge Mobilization & Government Relationships, Kids Help Phone; Email:

Other Details

Print Material Outreach Material -
Funding Donations
Service Level (50) Non Profit

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