It is also the beginning of Mental Health Week. Please look at the resources on the Waterloo Catholic District School Board website that can be found here: WCDSB Mental Health
There is also some great links to resources if you need help you:
Kids Help Phone: connects children and youth who are struggling to a trained counsellor either by phone, text or live webchat. Services are anonymous. Contact 1-800—668-6868 or visit https://kidshelpphone.ca
Front Door: For children and youth who require more intensive support. Front Door provides Walk in Counselling services and referral to appropriate services in the community. They can be reached at 519-749-2932 or visit http://www.frontdoormentalhealth.com/
Additions, Mental Health and Crisis Services Waterloo-Wellington
If you or someone you know is in crisis or requires immediate support, please contact Here 247 (link to https://here247.ca/ or 1-844-437-3247. Here 247 serves as both a crisis service, as well as a guide to help you figure out how to get help for mental health and addictions in Waterloo-Wellington. For individuals in acute crisis/actively suicidal and unable to keep themselves safe, call 911 or visit your local emergency department (mental health services are available at Grand River Hospital.
God Bless and Keep Hope Ignited!