What Can You Do In A Crisis Or Emergency?
If you call during regular hours, and are in distress or crisis, you will be immediately connected with a clinical staff. This worker will provide support and help to determine if further services are required.
If you or your family are in a crisis or emergency situation, here is what you can do:
If you need a counselor, you can go to the Walk-in Counselling Clinic for single session counselling every Wednesday from 12 to 8 pm at either the Children's Centre or the Thunder Bay Counselling Centre. Please call 807-343-5000 or 807-684-1880 for more information.
There are several other community services that are available to individuals and their families who are experiencing a crisis including:
Kids Help Phone
1-800- 668-6868 (24 hours)
Thunder Bay Child and Youth Services 24 Hour Crisis Hotline
...and don't know what to do, call to talk to someone who can help. All calls are confidential. There's no such thing as a problem that's too big, too small, too unimportant, too serious, too embarrassing... too anything! No matter what your problem or question, we're here to help - you choose the way! You can either phone a counsellor directly or ask a counsellor online.
Thunder Bay Sexual Assault/Sexual Abuse Counselling and Crisis Centre (24 hours)
The agency provides:
REMEMBER: For EMERGENCIES call 911
For residents of the townships of East/West Gorham (Lappe), Nolalu and Kamininistquia CALL: