Are you in need of immediate assistance?

Simcoe County Crisis Response Service Mental Health Crisis Line:

7 days a week, 24 hours a day
Barrie & area: (705) 728-5044
Toll free: (888) 893-8333

Crisis lines are staffed by trained individuals and are available during hours that other services are closed.  Crisis line staff are trained to deal with a variety of situations including mental  health, domestic violence, sexual assault, etc.  Please view the link below for a list of additional crisis services available in Simcoe, Muskoka, and the surrounding areas:


If you are looking to know where you can get help for an addiction, family problem, or health issue, below are some help lines for Toronto area and beyond:

  • Suicide and Crisis Hotline (Canada-wide): 1-800-448-3000
  • Aids Hotline: 1-800-668-2437
  • Canadian HIV/AIDS Information Centre: 613-725-3434
  • Kids Helpline: 1-800-668-6868
  • Drug & Alcohol Information Line (Canada): 1-800-463-6273
  • Mental Health Crisis Line: 1-888-893-8333
  • Gambling Hotline: 1-888-230-2505
  • Smoker’s Helpline: 1-877-513-5333