Where to call for help

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211 Alberta is a local Information & Referral service that helps people find community resources specific to your needs, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Call, Text or Click to connect.

Immediate Crisis/Emergency

Adult Mental Health Crisis Response 780-424-2424
Kids Help Phone (call or text) 1-800-668-6868
24 Hour Emergency Call 911


24 Hour Crisis Lines

There are many crisis lines available that are more specific to certain issues or obstacles.

24-hour Distress Line 780-482-HELP (4357)
Children’s Mental Health Crisis Line 780-407-1000
Seniors’ Abuse Helpline 780-454-8888


Additional 24 Hour Crisis Lines

AHS Addiction Helpline 1-866-332-2322
Bullying Help Line 1-888-456-2323
Child Abuse Hotline 780-387-KIDS (5437)
Elder Abuse Intervention Team 780-477-2929
Emergency Social Services 780-644-5135
Family Violence Information Line 310-1818
Sexual Assault Center of Edmonton 780-423-4121


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