Urgent Help

If you are in DANGER, call 911 immediately. If you are on campus with an emergency, call UTM Campus Police 905-828-5200.

Are you in distress? 

Mental Health Resources:

Good2Talk Student Helpline | 1-866-925-5454

Professional counselling, information and referrals helpline for mental health, addictions and students well-being.

Distress Centres of Greater Toronto 905-459-7777 | Multi-lingual

This 24/7 helpline provides confidential crisis and suicide intervention, and emotional support services in several languages. English helplines are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Multi-lingual helplines are open Monday to Friday, 10:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. in eight languages (Cantonese, Mandarin, Portuguese, Spanish, Hindi, Punjabi, and Urdu.)

Peel Crisis Services & Coast | 905-278-9036

Offers 24-hour crisis intervention services (phone and outreach) to people with mental illness who are in crisis. Phones are staffed by mental health workers.  Outreach in response to a crisis in the community is done by a mental health worker and a specially trained police officer.  

Lesbian Gay Bi Trans Youth Line | 416-962-9688

Offers a toll-free Ontario-wide peer-support phone line (and TTY) for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, transsexual, 2-spirited, queer and questioning young people. Sunday-Friday 4pm - 9:30pm

Trillium Health Partners:

Credit Valley HospitalCrisis Intervention Team 905-813-6199

The Crisis Intervention Team consists of a skilled social worker or a nurse specializing in crisis intervention who works closely with the Emergency Department and the Mental Health Program. Telephone crisis coverage includes consultation and community resource information to family physicians and crisis counselling to persons and/or family members who may call the hospital in crisis

Trillium Hospital – Mississauga Crisis Team | 905-848-7495

Offers assessments and counselling to adults who are experiencing a mental health crisis. This can include people suffering from depression, anxiety, relationship difficulties, stress, and family crisis as well as those who are suicidal, or who are family members of trauma victims.

Have you experienced sexual violence or sexual assault?

Visit a Sexual Assault/Domestic Violence Treatment Centre immediately for help with next steps, medical treatment, support, and the option to have a Sexual Assault Evidence Collection Kit exam.

Trillium Health Centre – Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence Services 905-848-7493

If you have been sexually assaulted within the last 168 hours (7 days), please go to Trillium Health Partners Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence Services, accessed through the Mississauga Hospital Emergency Department (map), 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Assaulted Women’s Helpline | 1-866-863-0511

Offers 24-hour telephone and TTY (teletypewriter) crisis line to all women who have experienced abuse. Counselling, emotional support, information and referrals are provided to women who have experienced abuse as well as their friends and family members.