Where to Find Help


If you or someone you know is in crisis and needs help immediately call 911 or go to your nearest hospital.


For information on Mental Illness and Service Options contact:

ACCESS Mental Health
Provides mental health information and service options
Mon-Fri: 7:30am – 7:00p.m.
Telephone: 943-1500 (voicemail after hours)
Email: [email protected]

Health Link Alberta
Access to nurse advice and health information
24 hours a day, 7 days a week
Telephone: 943-LINK (5465) Calgary or 1-866-408-5465 (Toll Free)
Website: www.healthlinkalberta.ca

Inform Alberta 
General info about community, health, social, and government services across the province
Telephone: 2-1-1
Website: www.informalberta.ca


For Crisis Support and Services contact:

Distress Centre Calgary
403-266-HELP(4357) 24 hour crisis line
403-264-8336 (Teen Line)

Suicide Prevention Line:

Kids Help Phone:
or online www.kidshelpphone.ca


Other Mental Health Related Websites:

Alberta Health Services 

Canadian Psychiatric Association

Centre for Addiction and Mental Health

Suicide Information and Education Centre

Canadian Association for Suicide Prevention