If you or someone you know is in crisis and in need of immediate help, call 911 or go to the closest emergency room.
There are a variety of supports for family members and caregivers who have a loved one experiencing mental health concerns.
Reconnect's FAME Family and Caregiver Support Services offer a range of supports to family members and caregivers who have a loved one experiencing a mental health concern. Services include drop-in support groups, one-on-one counselling, and specialized programming for children and youth. Please see below to learn more about an individual service or program.
PCMH offers chapters across the Province to provide support groups, and peer to peer assistance with finding resources appropriate for your family.
Provides parents and caregivers with practical tools and guidance.
Phone: 416-595-9230 ext. 0
Assisting families and individuals through counselling, community development, advocacy and public education programs.
Support Line: 1-866-363-MOOD (6663)
Support Line available Monday to Friday, 9:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
MDAO offers free support programs to people across Ontario, and their families, who are living with depression, anxiety or bipolar disorder.
Help Line: 1-855-449-9949
Provides education and support groups for family members and friends of individuals with serious and persistent mental illness.
Provides information and resources for parents caring for a young person with a mental health concern.
Provides information and resources for families and caregivers of an individual with a mental health concern.