MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES
ConnexOntario: Adults and frontline workers who are dealing with the realities of COVID-19 can call ConnexOntario at 1-866-531-2600 for mental health, addictions and problem gambling support.
BounceBack: A free, evidence-based cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) program that provides guided mental health self-help supports for adults and youth 15+ using workbooks, online videos and phone coaching. Call 1-866-345-0224.
Kids Help Phone: Children and youth 18 and under who need to talk to someone about their mental health can call Kids Help Phone at 1-800-668-6868, for 24/7 virtual, phone and text support.
Good2Talk: A phone and texting service that provides confidential support to post-secondary students. Call 1-866-925-5454.
If you have mild COVID-19 symptoms, visit Barrie’s COVID-19 Assessment Centre at 490 Huronia Rd, at the Barrie Community Health Centre, behind the Huronia Urgent Care Clinic.
211 exists to connect people to urgent needs and essential services.
211 Ontario can help you find grocery stores and pharmacies that are open and offering delivery services, as well as programs and services in your community that may be helpful to you during these trying times.
Please call 211 or visit 211ontario.ca.
The Government of Canada's Coronavirus Hotline can answer questions and provide information:1-833-784-4397
The Emergency Watch and Response Centre (EWRC) can be called 24/7 by Canadian citizens abroad in need of emergency assistance: 1-613-996-8885.
This Employment Insurance (EI) hotline can be called if you have already completed the application for EI sickness benefits, whether you are sick or quarantined, to have the one-week waiting period waived: 1-833-381-2725
Ontario Public Health Authority: 1-866-797-0000
Canadian Mental health Association: 1-833-456-4566