Crisis and Emergency Services in Niagara
If you are facing a life-threatening crisis call 9-1-1
Distress Centre of Niagara: 24 hour crisis response
St. Catharines, Niagara Falls And Area – 905-688-3711
Port Colborne, Wainfleet and Area – 905-734-1212
Fort Erie and Area – 905-382-0689
Grimsby, West Lincoln – 905-563-6674
Crisis Outreach and Support Team (COAST) (1-866-550-5205) for individuals having a mental health crisis – a team of professionals including the police.
Mental Health Services: 24-hour program for individuals experiencing a mental health crisis.
Residents of St. Catharines: 905-378-4647, Ext: 43230 (142 Queenston St., St. Catharines).
Residents of Welland, Port Colborne, Pelham, Fort Erie and Wainfleet: 905-378-4647, Ext: 33407
Niagara Region Sexual Assault Centre – CARSA Inc. (905-682-4584): 24-hour crisis line for victims of sexual violence that has occurred in the past or present.
Niagara Victim Crisis Support Service (905-688-4111 Ext.4492): 24-hour crisis line for victims of crime and/or tragedy.
Family and Children’s Services of Niagara (905-937-7731): This is a 24-hour service for child welfare issues.
Kids Help Phone (1-800-668-6868): This is a 24-hour free, anonymous counselling service for children.
Child and Adolescent Crisis Services (1-800-263-4944): This is a 24-hour mobile crisis intervention service for families, children, and adolescents (18 years and under).
Gambling Support Services (905-684-1859): A 24-hour confidential counselling service.
Women’s Place: This is a 24-hour telephone and shelter service for women and children who are in crisis or unsafe.
St. Catharines: 905-684-8331
Niagara Falls: 905-356-3933
Welland, Port Colborne, Fort Erie, Pelham, Wainfleet and Dunnville: 905-732-4632