24 Hour Crisis Lines & Services

24/7 Resources Contact Info Description
Emergency Services 911 An emergency is any situation that requires immediate assistance from the police, fire department or ambulance.
WIFN Police or O.P.P. WIFN Police – 519-627-6011

O.P.P. – 1-888 310-1122 or 519-882-1011

Provincial Communications Centres operate 24/7, answering emergency and non-emergency calls for service.
Three Fires Women’s Shelter 519-627-3635 Offering 24 hours crisis support, 7 days a week
Hope for Wellness Helpline 1-855-242-3310


The Hope for Wellness Help Line offers immediate mental health counselling and crisis intervention to all Indigenous peoples across Canada.
Sarnia Distress Line 519-337-3000


Distress Line Sarnia is a free, telephone crisis support service for persons in Sarnia Lambton who need
Tel-Check 519-336-0120 ext. 251

Referrals can come from family, professionals or self-referral

Free service.  Provides a daily phone call to elderly or people with disabilities living alone in our community.
Kids Help Phone 1-800-668-6868 or text TALK to 686868


Canada’s only 24/7, national support service. We offer professional counselling, information and referrals and volunteer-led, text-based support to young people in both English and French.
Jack.org https://jack.org/Home A hub of resources to help you take care of yourself and look out for the people you love and care about.
Lambton-Kent CMHA – Mental Health First Response Chatham-Kent – 519-436-6100 or 1-866-299-7447

Sarnia-Lambton – 519-336-3445 or 1-800-307-4319

Open 24 hours per day including weekends and holidays, the Crisis Line is available to anyone in Lambton County and Kent County who is experiencing mental health problems or crisis.
Sexual Assault Survivors Centre – Crisis Line Sarnia-Lambton 519-337-3320 The 24-Hour Crisis Line is answered after office hours and on weekends by trained volunteers. Volunteers provide non-judgemental listening and emotional support. Volunteers also assist with public education and prevention activities.
Chatham-Kent Sexual Assault Crisis Centre – Crisis Line 519-354-8688 Support, assistance, information, referral and individualized response for victims of sexual assault/harassment/abuse. Family members or friends who are in need of support or require information that will assist them in supporting their loved one are welcome to call the Crisis Line.
Strongest Families Institute https://strongestfamilies.com/

Referral MUST come from Chatham-Kent Children’s Services – 519-352-0440

Strongest Families Institute is a not-for-profit corporation providing evidence-based services to children and families seeking help for mental health and other issues impacting health and well-being. We provide timely care to families by teaching skills through our unique distance coaching approach – supporting families over the phone and Internet in the comfort and privacy of their own home. Strongest Families provides family-centered care that is customized to their needs.
Canadian Human Trafficking Hotline 1-833-900-1010 The Canadian Human Trafficking Hotline is a confidential, multilingual service, operating 24/7 to connect victims and survivors with social services, law enforcement, and emergency services, as well as receive tips from the public.

The hotline uses a victim-centered approach when connecting human trafficking victims and survivors with local emergency, transition, and/or long-term supports and services across the country, as well as connecting callers to law enforcement where appropriate.