Adult

This guide can help people find out what Provincial Government programs and services are available. Programs are listed within seven major groups:

• Financial Help
• Housing, Shelter and Home Supports
• Education and Learning Help
• Employment (Job) Supports
• Medical, Health and Wellness
• Justice and Legal Services
• Other Services

211 is an information and referral service, provided by United Way, that connects people to local community and government programs and services. Available 24/7 by calling 211 or the following numbers:

Toll-Free Phone: 1-855-258-4126
TTY/Text: 1-855-405-7446

A peer support service run by and for 2SLGBTQIA+ people in Newfoundland and Labrador.

Available Monday – Thursday 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. and Monday -Sunday 6:00 p.m. – midnight.

Call or text 1-866-230-8041

 

Telephone
1-866-230-8041

In addition to being an access point, 811 is also an e-mental health tool, confidential and free, and staffed by experienced Registered Nurses. It is available to all residents of Newfoundland and Labrador any time, day or night.

811 HealthLine nurses are available 24/7 to listen, provide support, and connect you to health services in your area. If you are experiencing a mental health and addictions crisis, need support, or are looking for health information, call 811.

811 HealthLine nurses can answer questions you may have about health-related topics that include but are not limited to:

  • Chest pain
  • Vomiting
  • High blood pressure
  • Diarrhea
  • Abdominal pain
  • Headache
  • Diabetes
  • High or low blood sugar
  • Rectal bleeding
  • Heart rate/heartbeat questions
  • Dizziness
  • Children’s health
  • Prostate cancer
  • Cancer screening
  • Sexually transmitted infection
  • Elder abuse
  • Early disease detection
  • Stress
  • Smoking
  • Substance abuse
  • Postpartum
  • Abuse
  • Gender and Identity

 

  • Vomiting
  • Anxiety
  • Swelling
  • Rash
  • Reflux
  • First aid
  • Disease prevention
  • Blood test questions
  • Screening
  • Allergies
  • Irregular periods
  • Post-surgery questions
  • Depression
  • Bullying
  • Pregnancy
  • Mental health crisis
  • Suicide
  • Flu
  • Dementia
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Anger
  • Grief and Loss
  • Parenting

Mental Health & Addictions Crisis Calls: Effective May 2, 2022 services traditionally offered through the Provincial Mental Health Crisis Line will now be provided by the 811 HealthLine. Individuals in need of crisis response or mental health and addictions support can simply dial 811, day or night, to speak with a registered nurse who is a trained crisis intervener.

Nurse Practitioner Virtual Care Service: This service can prevent unnecessary emergency room visits for non-emergent issues. Appointments are available everyday 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., including weekends at no cost to any individual. The nurse practitioner can communicate over the phone or through videoconference. Individuals can book an appointment by calling 811 or using the 811 NL HealthLine app, free through the Apple and GooglePlay app stores.

Dial a Dietician: Dial a Dietician offers evidence-based healthy eating advice and is delivered by local dietitians by calling the NL HealthLine 811 or emailing a dietitian on the 811 HealthLine website. Dial-a-Dietitian connects residents directly to a dietitian; No referral from a health care provider is needed.  This service is available 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m., Monday to Friday.

If you use “Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP)” or web-enabled telephone services like Canada VRS, Skype or Google Talk, 811 may not connect. Instead, call 1-888-709-2929 to reach the HealthLine. Out of Province cell phones will not connect to 811. Please use a landline.

Text option in the 811 HealthLine app is available ONLY for use by Deaf or hard-of-hearing callers and persons with communication difficulties who live within Newfoundland and Labrador. Register to text with a registered nurse using the 811 NL Healthline app. Download for free from the Apple and GooglePlay app stores.

 

Telephone
811 or 1-888-834-1252 (VRS)

A 24/7 emergency telephone service that responds to emergencies that require assistance form the police, fire department, or ambulance.

Telephone
911

The Al-Anon Family Groups are a fellowship of relatives and friends of those with alcoholism who share their experiences, strength, and hope.

Visit http://www.al-anonandalateen.nl.ca/index.html for local meeting listings.

Address
3 Blackmarsh Rd,
St. John’s, NL
A1E 1S2
Telephone
(709) 722-2666
Google Maps

Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) provides peer support for those concerned about their drinking. A listing of provincial AA meetings are available at https://area82aa.org/find-a-meeting  You can also attend AA meetings online online at https://www.aaonline.org.

There is also an AA Help Line Monday – Friday, 2:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. 1-709-579-5215.

 

 

Address
183 Kenmount Road,
Suite 117,
In the U-Haul Building
Telephone
(709) 579-5215
Google Maps

In response to COVID-19 and suspension of face-to-face meetings, we have adopted an appointment plan to keep our First Link clients connected to offer support. If you could promote this information to those in your organization it would be much appreciated.

Contact
Sharon Brown, First Link Coordinator
Address
835 Topsail Road, Unit 107
Mount Peral, NL
A1N 3J6
Telephone
(709)-576-0608
Fax
(709) 576-0798
Address
Waterford Hospital, Eastern Health
306 Waterford Bridge Rd, St. John’s, NL A1E 4J8
Telephone
(709) 777-3332
Google Maps

Located in St. Jon’s area, the ACT team assist adults who have severe and persistent mental illness to live in the community, to better manage their symptoms, achiever personal goals, and maintain optimism.

Address
35 Major’s Path, St. John’s, NL A1A 4Z9
Telephone
(709) 752-3511
Google Maps

Parenting Across Cultures
Parenting across Cultures is a two day workshop targeted towards newly arrived parents. This workshop provides parents with information about the child protection system and relevant Canadian laws. The sessions also cover healthy relationships and violence, discipline, supervision of children, daily routines and the importance of school for children. All Government Assisted Refugees and Privately Sponsored Refugees who are eligible for this workshop will be invited to attend once they are settled in their permanent accommodations.

Mommy and PALS
Mommy and PALS is a group offered by our Community Connections and Social Work teams for stay at home moms and their young children. This group brings together stay at home mothers to socialize and learn new skills. During these groups activities could range from learning something new such as baking and sewing or bringing in a guest speaker from a local community organization. This group is offered to all Government Assisted Refugees and Privately Sponsored Refugees.

Healthy Baby Club and collaboration with Refugee Health Clinic
The Association for New Canadians works very closely with the Refugee Health Clinic (RHC). The RHC is located in St. John’s and many new arrivals will be patients at the clinic. ANC staff liaise with the public health nurse on site to ensure clients’ needs are being met. The support the clinic provides to families and parents could range from health checkups to prenatal and newborn appointments. The RHC works very closely with settlement staff at the ANC and will send referrals to the appropriate department if there is something we need to follow up on.

The Healthy Baby Club is supported by our public health nurse at RHC. This group provides prenatal nutrition and education to parents/families who are clients at ANC. This program promotes healthy pregnancy and healthy newborns. The public health nurse will also communicate with ANC social workers on new pregnancies so the social workers can complete an application to Mother Baby Nutrition Supplement.

ANConnect (for any newcomer, not specific to parenting)

ANConnect is a free, virtual mental health counselling service. ANConnect offers brief, single session counselling to adult newcomers across Newfoundland and Labrador. This service is for any newcomer regardless of their immigration status or where they call home.

Newcomers Guide:
This guide is intended for newcomers settling in Newfoundland and Labrador (NL), Canada and contains basic information about:

  • information for parents, children and youth
  • what should be the first steps to take when you have just arrived
  • essential Canadian documents and how to obtain them
  • elementary aspects of everyday living in Canada and on the Island

This information will help you settle easier and faster, so you can enjoy your new environment and participate in society to your fullest potential

Link: https://www.ancnl.ca/newcomers-guide/information-for-parents-children-youth/#

Telephone
709 722-9680 or 1-833-222-0921

The APNL was established to support the profession of psychology and its role in promoting psychological health and human welfare.

APNL supports the discipline of psychology in its broadest form. Most APNL members are registered psychologists, working in post-secondary, healthcare, education or in private practice. Some members may be graduate students of psychology and other members may be teaching psychology at the college or university level and/or engaged in psychological research.

Address
Association of Psychology in Newfoundland Labrador
P.O Box 26061, RPO
LeMarchant Road
St. John’s, NL
A1E 0A5
Telephone
(709) 739-5405
Google Maps

A provincial charitable organization dedicated to promoting the development of individual , lifelong, and community-based supports and services for autistics, their families, and caregivers.

For more information, call the provincial office at (709) 722-2803.

Address
70 Clinch Crescent, St. John’s, NL A1B 4G8, Canada
Telephone
(709) 722-2803
Fax
(709) 722-4926
Google Maps

Community agency offering programs, supports, services and outreach throughout the province for persons with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)

Address
40 Main St, Corner Brook, NL A2H 1C3, Canada
Telephone
(709) 637-7450
Google Maps

Community agency offering programs, supports, services and outreach throughout the province for persons with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD).

Address
21 Carmelite Road
P.O. Box 133
Grand Falls Windsor, NL
A2A 1J4
Telephone
(709) 489-4190
Fax
(709) 489-0694
Google Maps

A community agency that provides programs and services to all those affected by Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)

Address
105 Manitoba Drive, Clarenville, NL
Telephone
(709) 466-7177
Google Maps

Bay St. George Pride, NL is a non-profit organization, based out of Stephenville, Newfoundland. Through educational programming and events, we celebrate and promote visibility and acceptance of the 2SLGBTQIA+ community.

Call (709) 643-4444, or visit their Facebook page

Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Telephone
(709) 643-4444

A mentoring program for boys and girls in the St. John’s area who are paired with A mentoring program for young people age 6-16 in the metro St. John’s area, BBBS matches youth with adult mentors in developmental relationships who act as a role model to talk to and share the experience of growing up with.  The results are a life changing experience for both mentor and mentee. Several program options available.

Address
The Village Shopping Centre
Box 10, 430 Topsail Road
St. John’s, NL
A1E 4N1
Telephone
709 368 5437

Burin Peninsula Voice Against Violence is one of ten regional coordinating committees funded by the provincial government’s Violence Prevention Initiative to assist with the coordination of violence prevention activities in the region.

Address
60 Atlantic Crescent
P.O. Box 87
Marystown, Newfoundland and Labrador
A0E 2M0
Telephone
(709) 279-4030
Fax
(709) 279- 5387

Camp Eclipse: OUT in the woods brings together youth between the ages of 16 and 24 for 4 days of empowering workshops which take a solution focused, and strengths based approach to the issues faced by two-spirit, lesbian, bisexual, gay, trans, ace, intersex and queer (2SLBGTQ+) youth.  Camp also offers outdoor nature activities and networking opportunities.  Camp Eclipse was created at Planned Parenthood NL Sexual Health Centre in 2009 and became an annual camp.

Address
203 Merrymeeting Road
​St. John’s, NL A1C 2W6
Telephone
1-709-579-1009 (local)/ 1-877-NOMYTHS (666-9847) (toll free)
Google Maps

This search facility can be used to help you find a Canadian Certified Counsellor (CCC) for counselling/psychotherapy services. These professionals have obtained our CCC designation and are recognized by CCPA as qualified to provide counselling services in Canada.

Find a Counsellor

Community agency offering systemic advocacy, education, and awareness of mental health and mental illness

Mental Health Crisis Line: 1-888-737-4668

Lifewise WARM Line for peer support: 1-855-753-2560

Address
4a Bayley Street, Suite 600
Grand Falls-Windsor, NL
A2A 2T5
Telephone
(709) 489-3302
Fax
(709) 489-3701
Google Maps

Facilitates access to the resources people require to maintain and improve mental health and community integration, build resilience, and support recovery from mental illness.

For more information, call (709) 753-8550, or email office@cmhanl.ca or visit Canadian Mental Health Association Newfoundland & Labrador | CMHA-NL (cmhanl.ca)

Address
603 Topsail Road
St. John’s, NL
A1E 2E1
Telephone
(709) 753-8550
Fax
(709) 753-8537
Google Maps

Facilitates access to the resources people require to maintain and improve mental health and community integration, build resilience, and support recovery from mental illness.

Call Stephenville office at (709) 643-5553 or toll free 1-855-643-5553.

Hours: Monday – Friday 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Address
157 Minnesota Dr
Stephenville, NL A2N 3B4
Telephone
(709) 643-5553 or 1-855-643-5553
Google Maps

Servicing Gander & Area
Local Crisis Line: 256-7707
Toll Free Crisis Line: 1-877-800-2272

Contact
Executive Director – AnnMarie Connors
Address
P.O. Box 305
Gander, NL A1V 1W7
Telephone
709-256-9306
Fax
709-256-6130
Google Maps

A specialized counselling program for individuals who are experiencing both mental health and addictions issues with significant impairment in functioning and/or high level of distress.

Telephone
(709) 777-5074

Triage line for community-based services, available 8:30 am to 4:30 pm, Monday to Friday.

Mental Health and Addictions triage is a process to provide quick assessment and timely access to an appropriate mental health and addictions health professional.  Central Health’s health professionals have backgrounds in social work, occupational therapy, nursing and psychology. Using this toll free triage line, persons needing mental health and addictions services can call to refer themselves. Health care providers or other referral sources may continue to refer clients through mail, fax or phone.

Telephone
1-844-353-3330

Provides clients, families and other referral sources with one central phone number to call directly for information and self-referral to various mental health and addictions services in the St. John’s region

Address
80 Charter Ave Building 532, St. John’s, NL A1A 1S5, Canada
Telephone
(709) 752-8888
Google Maps

Choices for Youth is an organization based in St. John’s that serves the needs of youth.  They provide Housing/Housing/Shelter as well as various support programs for young people ages 16-29.  For more information, please visit www.choicesforyouth.ca

Address
261 Duckworth St, St. John’s, NL A1C 1G9, Canada
Telephone
(709) 754-0446
Google Maps

The Momma Moments Program is a peer-to-peer support and strengths-based group for young parents or pregnant mothers.  It provides moms and their children with wrap-around support to navigate the challenges of motherhood, which they often face in addition to social isolation, financial demands, and limited social and family support. Momma Moments currently operates in St. John’s and Conception Bay South, where groups meet once a week for programming that emphasizes overall wellness – mental, physical, spiritual, and social – for both mother and child. Young mothers have access to healthy recreational activities, as well as resources and discussions on topics of family building, income supports, mental health, education, nutrition, and more. In addition, staff act as advocates for the well-being of mothers and their children. Volunteers provide child minding services, and staff and volunteers of Momma Moments prepare meals for moms and kids – with extra to take home. The young mothers and kids in this program work hard to overcome challenges and build brighter futures. By combining healthy interventions for the moms, and taking a prevention approach with the kids, this program ambitiously works towards intergenerational change by breaking cycles of poverty and homelessness.

Peer-to-peer support and strengths-based group for young parents or pregnant mothers. Provides Moms and children with wrap-around supports.

Address
12-16 Carter’s Hill Place, St. John’s, NL A1C 6N5
Telephone
(709) 754-3047
Google Maps
Provides an emergency place for young men 16-29 who are homeless
Telephone
(709) 757-3050
Address
30A Cathedral Street, P.O. Box 250
Harbour Grace, NL A0A 2M0

Telephone
(709) 596-0726
Fax
(709) 596-3321

Provides 24 hour supportive lodging to individuals who are 19+ with a chronic and persistent mental illness. Services include residential and psychiatric care, case management, and therapeutic recreation

Address
56 Mineral’s Road, Conception Bay South NL
Telephone
(709) 834-0801
Google Maps

A community based charitable organization that offers information, support, resources, and training regarding mental health/illness for individuals, families, and other community groups and agencies.

Call Corner Brook office at (709) 639-1189 Monday to Friday 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Visit their website at http://www.envision.ca/webs/cmhi/ or their Facebook page.

Telephone
(709) 639-1189

Counsellors are available to support individuals who have mental health or substance use concerns as well as family and friends who are affected.

Counsellors aim to match treatment intensity to each individuals’ unique journey of mental wellness and recovery.

Our counselling teams may include Social workers, Nurses, Psychologists, Occupational Therapists and other professionals.

Eastern Central Western Labrador-Grenfell

Conne River Health and Social Services is responsible for the design and delivery of a full range of community-based programs that enhance the awareness and provide for the continuing care of the members of the Miawpukek First Nation. This is accomplished through a range of health and social programming including:

  • Health promotion
  • Health protection
  • Continuing care
  • Social work
  • Child care
  • Mental health
  • Addictions

Hours
Monday—Friday: 9:00AM–5:00PM

Address
66 Miawpukek Drive
Conne River, NL A0H 1J0
Telephone
Clinic Number (709) 882 2710 / Emergency Number (709) 882 2705
Fax
(709) 882-2899
Google Maps

For up to date information and resources regarding COVID-19, please visit the site below.

Questions about COVID-19 click here

Website

A 24/7 text line that connects individuals with a trained, volunteer crisis responder. The service is free, confidential, and provided by Kids Help Phone.

Text ‘TALK’ to 686868 to connect.

A provincial eight week holistic group treatment program for adults with a major psychiatric illness.  This group assist clients in gaining knowledge and insight into their illness and empowers them to make positive changes in their life.  To learn more about this group visit the website listed.

Address
3rd Floor West
St. Clare’s Mercy Hospital
154 Lemarchant Rd.
St. John’s, NL
A1C 5B8
Telephone
(709) 777-5252
Google Maps

Parent child centre in the St. John’s area designed to meet the diverse, complex needs of families. Recognizing parents as the primary influence in their children’s lives, Daybreak fosters opportunities for positive parent-child interactions by encouraging the participation of parents in their children’s education and development. Daybreak supports the development of healthy children in the context of family and the family within community.

Address
74 The Boulevard
St. John’s, NL
A1A 1K2
Telephone
709 726-8373

Provides leadership in provincial policies and programs related to mental health and addictions in Newfoundland and Labrador.

Address
1st Floor, Confederation Building – West Block
St. John’s, NL A1B 3R4
Telephone
(709) 729-3658
Fax
(709) 729-4429
Google Maps

Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) is a comprehensive, evidence-based treatment that works to provide a balance of acceptance and change using validation, problem solving and behaviour change strategies. DBT strives to help people acquire, strengthen and generalize new skills. Comprehensive treatment consists of weekly individual therapy sessions, a 24-week skills group, a consultation team for therapists and the availability of coaching calls to assist with skill development if necessary. For more information or to make a referral please call:

Happy Valley-Goose Bay & Sheshatshiu (709) 897-2343

Labrador West (709) 285-8251

St. Anthony & South (709) 454-0326

A 24/7 helpline for individuals experiencing domestic violence.

This province-wide, toll free number (1-888-709-7090) will detect the region where the caller is located and immediately connect them with one of ten transitions houses that are part of the Transition House Association of Newfoundland and Labrador.

The caller is then able to immediately speak with a trained professional who will assist them directly, or connect them to the appropriate service or organization in the community, including women’s centres, Violence Prevention NL organizations, government departments, or medical and policing services.

Call or text 1-888-709-7090

 

Telephone
1-888-709-7090

In-person, telephone and/or virtual service is available Monday – Friday by appointment.  Please call to discuss counselling options.

Hours: Monday – Friday 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Address
Calder Health Care Centre
Burgeo
Telephone
(709) 886-2185
Google Maps

In-person, telephone and/or virtual service is available Thursdays from 1:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. by appointment or walk-in.  Please call to discuss counselling options.

Address
Mental Health & Addictions Department
133 Riverside Drive
Noton Building, 2nd Floor
Corner Brook
Telephone
(709) 634-4171

In-person, telephone and/or virtual service is available Monday – Friday by appointment or walk-in.  Please call to discuss counselling options.

  • Monday:  9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday:  1:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday:  9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
  • Thursday:  9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
  • Friday:  9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Address
Mental Health & Addictions Department
35 Boones Road
Corner Brook
Telephone
(709) 634-4506
Google Maps

In-person, telephone and/or virtual service is available Monday – Friday 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. by appointment. Please call to discuss counselling options.

Address
20 Farm Road
Deer Lake
Telephone
(709) 635-7830
Google Maps

In-person, telephone and/or virtual service is available Monday – Friday 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. by appointment.  Please call to discuss counselling options.

Address
Bonne Bay Health Centre
212 Main Street
Norris Point
Telephone
(709) 458-2381 ext. 260
Google Maps

In-person, telephone and/or virtual service is available Monday – Friday 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. by appointment. Please call to discuss counselling options.

Address
Mental Health & Addictions Department
3-9 Barhaven Drive
Channel-Port aux Basques
Telephone
(709) 695-6250
Google Maps

In-person, telephone and/or virtual service is available Monday – Friday 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. by appointment. Please call to discuss counselling options.

Address
Mental Health & Addictions Department
Rufus Guinchard Health Centre
Port Saunders
Telephone
(709) 861-9125
Google Maps

In-person, telephone and/or virtual service is available Monday – Friday by appointment or walk-in.  Please call to discuss counselling options.

  • Monday:  9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday:  9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday:  1:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
  • Thursday:  9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
  • Friday:  9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Address
Mental Health & Addictions Department
127 Montana Drive
Stephenville
Telephone
(709) 643-8740
Google Maps

In-person service is available Tuesdays from 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Address
443 Massachusetts Drive
Stephenville
Telephone
(709) 643-8740

Doorways provides rapid access to mental health and addictions counselling services ‘one session at a time’. While most locations offer a drop-in service, some locations provide same-day, next day, or appointments by phone. Drop-in counselling services are available without an appointment or referral.

If further counselling is required, staff will work with you to provide access to additional services and supports.

Doorways is not an emergency service. In a medical emergency, call 911. In the case of a mental health or addictions crisis call 811, or proceed to the nearest emergency department.

To find Doorways in your area, click on your region below or call 811 and a Healthline nurse will provide you with a contact number.

Eastern Central Western Labrador-Grenfell

Doorways is now offering in-person, telephone and/or video sessions. In-person sessions occur every other Thursday from Jan. 13, 2022 onward.  Please call 709 334-3941 to discuss the counselling option that is best for you.

 

Address
Community Services Building
294 Southern Shore Highway
Telephone
(709) 334-3941
Google Maps

Telephone and Virtual Doorways appointments are being offered Monday – Friday, 8:30 – 4:30.  In person Doorways appointments are available on Thursday of each week. Please call 709 945-6513 to discuss the counselling option that best suits your needs.

Address
Dawe Building, Community Services, Eastern Health
17 Bareneed Rd, Bay Roberts, NL A0A 1G0
Telephone
(709 945-6513
Google Maps

Telephone and/or virtual service is available by contacting the Mental Health & Addictions Department at Cartwright Community Clinic at (709) 938-7523.

Hours:  Tuesdays, Wednesdays & Thursdays, 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Address
Mental Health & Addictions Department
Black Tickle Community Clinic
Black Tickle, NL A0K 1N0
Telephone
(709) 938-7523
Google Maps

Doorways is now offering in-person, telephone and/or video sessions Monday to Friday 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.  Please call (709) 468-5318 to discuss the counselling option that is best for you.

Address
Dr. Hilda Tremblett Wellness Centre,
Coster St., Bonavista, NL
Telephone
(709) 468-5317
Google Maps

Hours: Every Wednesday, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Doorways counselling service is available throughout the region. Counselling can be provided via telephone and virtually, as well as through other e-mental health options found on www.bridgethegapp.ca/. In person counselling via Telehealth is available for urgent concerns (upon pre-screening). Individuals seeking services are encouraged to call their local office to discuss counselling options.

Address
Exploits Community Health Centre
2 Airbase Road
Botwood, NL A0H 1E0
Telephone
(709) 257-4900
Google Maps

Doorways is offering in-person, telephone and/or video sessions.  In-person sessions are available Mondays 930 a.m.- 3:30 p.m.   Please call 709 443-2100 to discuss the counselling option that is best for you.

 

Address
Main Burin Peninsula Highway Route 210,, Boat Harbour West, NL A0E 1C0
Telephone
(709) 443-2100
Google Maps

Doorways walk-in service is available to students at  Carbonear Collegiate every other Wednesday.

Telephone
(709) 945-6513

In-person, telephone and/or virtual service is available.

Hours:  Tuesdays, Wednesdays & Thursdays, 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Address
Mental Health & Addictions Department
Cartwright Community Clinic
Cartwright, NL A0K 1V0
Telephone
(709) 938-7523
Google Maps

On Thursdays from 10:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m., in-person, telephone and/or virtual service is available by contacting the Mental Health & Addictions Department at the Charlottetown Community Clinic at (709) 949-0259.

On Wednesdays and Fridays from 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., telephone and/or virtual service is available by contacting the Mental Health & Addictions Department at the Port Hope Simpson Community Clinic at (709) 960-0234.

Address
Mental Health & Addictions Department
Charlottetown Community Clinic
16 Main Street
Charlottetown, NL A0K 5Y0
Google Maps

In-person, telephone and/or virtual service is available.

Hours: Call for available days/times.

Address
Mental Health & Addictions Department
Churchill Falls Community Clinic
2 Price Lane
Churchill Falls, NL A0R 1A0
Telephone
(709) 925-3732

Doorways is now offering in-person, telephone and/or video sessions Monday to Friday 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.  Please call (709) 466-5700 or (709) 466-5723 to discuss the counselling option that is best for you.

Address
Eastern Health – Clarenville Outpatient Clinic
5 Coish Place, Clarenville, NL A5A 0C3
Telephone
(709) 466-5723
Google Maps

Doorways is now offering in-person, telephone and/or video sessions. In-person sessions are available every other Wednesday from January 12, 2022.  Please call 709 432-2930 to discuss the counselling option that is best for you.

Address
Ferryland Health & Community Services
Main Highway
Telephone
(709) 432-2930
Google Maps

In-person, telephone and/or virtual service is available.

Hours:  Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Address
Mental Health & Addictions Department
Strait of Belle Isle Health Centre
259 Viking Trail
Flower’s Cove, NL A0K 2N0
Telephone
(709) 456-2401, ext. 6246/6242
Google Maps

In-person, telephone and/or virtual service is available.

Hours:  Wednesday, 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Address
Mental Health & Addictions Department
Labrador South Health Centre
122 Sesame Street
Forteau, NL A0K 2P0
Telephone
(709) 931-2450 Press 2 or enter Extension 9317231
Google Maps

Hours: Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. (last registration at 3:00 p.m.)
Doorways counselling service is available throughout the region. Counselling can be provided via telephone and virtually, as well as through other e-mental health options found on www.bridgethegapp.ca/. In person counselling is available for urgent concerns (upon pre-screening). Individuals seeking services are encouraged to call their local office to discuss counselling options.  

Address
James Paton Memorial Regional Health Centre
125 Trans Canada Highway
Gander, NL
A1V 1P7
Telephone
(709) 256-5438
Google Maps

Doorways is now offering in-person, telephone and/or video sessions. Please call (709) 832-1640 to discuss counselling options.

 

Address
Dr. S. Beckley Heath Centre
53 Grandview Blvd, Grand Bank, NL A0E 1W0
Telephone
(709) 832-1640 or 832-1602
Google Maps

Hours: Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. (last registration at 3:00 p.m.)
Doorways counselling service is available throughout the region. Counselling can be provided via telephone and virtually, as well as through other e-mental health options found on www.bridgethegapp.ca/. In person counselling is available for urgent concerns (upon pre-screening). Individuals seeking services are encouraged to call their local office to discuss counselling options. 

Address
36 Queensway – Community Health Building
Grand Falls-Windsor, NL
A2A 2E1
Telephone
(709) 489-8841
Fax
(709) 489-0114
Google Maps

In-person, telephone and/or virtual service is available.

Hours:  Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m; Tuesday, 8:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.

Address
Mental Health & Addictions Department
Labrador Health Centre
227 Hamilton River Road
Happy Valley-Goose Bay, NL A0P 1C0
Telephone
(709) 897-2343
Google Maps

Telephone and Virtual Doorways appointments are being offered Monday – Friday, 8:30 – 4:30.  In person Doorways appointments are available on Wednesday of each week. Please call 709 945-6513 to discuss the counselling option that best suits your needs.

Address
Taylor Building, Community Services, Eastern Health
33 Cathedral St, Harbour Grace, NL A0A 2M0
Telephone
(709) 945-6513
Google Maps

Telephone and Virtual Doorways appointments are being offered Monday – Friday, 8:30 – 4:30.  In person Doorways appointments are available on Friday of each week. Please call 709 945-6513 to discuss the counselling option that best suits your needs.

Address
Community Services, Eastern Health
363 Main Highway, Holyrood
Telephone
(709) 945-6513
Google Maps

In-person, telephone and/or virtual service is available.

Hours:  Wednesday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Address
Mental Health & Addictions Department
Hopedale Community Clinic
17 Center Avenue
Hopedale, NL A0P 1G0
Telephone
(709) 933-3388
Google Maps

In-person, telephone and/or virtual service is available.

Hours:  Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.; Tuesday, 8:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.

Address
Mental Health & Addictions Department
Labrador West Health Centre
1700 Nichols-Adam Highway
Labrador City, NL A2V 0B2
Telephone
(709) 285-8251
Google Maps

Telephone and/or virtual service is available by contacting the Mental Health & Addictions Department at the Labrador Health Centre at (709) 897-2343.

Hours:  Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Address
Labrador Correctional Centre
Happy Valley-Goose Bay, NL
Telephone
(709) 897-2343
Google Maps

Hours: Every Monday 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. (last registration at 3:00 pm)
Doorways counselling service is available throughout the region. Counselling can be provided via telephone and virtually, as well as through other e-mental health options found on www.bridgethegapp.ca/. In person counselling is available for urgent concerns (upon pre-screening). Individuals seeking services are encouraged to call their local office to discuss counselling options.

Address
Lewisporte Community Health Centre
394-412 Main St, Lewisporte, NL
A0G 3A0
Telephone
(709) 535-0905
Google Maps

In-person, telephone and/or virtual service is available.

Hours: Wednesday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Address
Mental Health & Addictions Department
Makkovik Community Clinic
42-50 Moravian Street
Makkovik, NL A0P 1J0
Telephone
(709) 923-2207

On Tuesdays from 10:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m., in-person, telephone and/or virtual service is available by contacting the Mental Health & Addictions Department at the Mary’s Harbour Community Clinic at (709) 921-6228.

On Wednesdays and Fridays from 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., telephone and/or virtual service is available by contacting the Mental Health & Addictions Department at the Port Hope Simpson Community Clinic at (709) 960-0234.

Address
Mental Health & Addictions Department
Mary’s Harbour Community Clinic
205 Main Street
Mary’s Harbour, NL A0K 3P0
Google Maps

Mental Health and Addictions Services are offered by request, via walk in and virtually, no appointment is needed.  These services are available Monday to Friday 8:30 am – 4:30 pm.  Please call (709)279-7952 or (709)279-7900 to discuss the counselling options that is best for you.

Address
Eastern Health Community Services Centre
12 Harris Drive, Industrial Park, Marystown, NL A0E 2M0
Telephone
(709) 279-7900
Google Maps

In-person, telephone and/or virtual service is available.

Hours: Wednesday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Address
Mental Health & Addictions Department
Nain Community Clinic
28 Ikajuktauvik Road
Nain, NL A0P 1L0
Telephone
(709) 922-2912, ext. 212
Google Maps

Hours: Every Thursday, 1:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. (last registration at 3:00 p.m.)
Doorways counselling service is available throughout the region. Counselling can be provided via telephone and virtually, as well as through other e-mental health options found on www.bridgethegapp.ca/. In person counselling is available for urgent concerns (upon pre-screening). Individuals seeking services are encouraged to call their local office to discuss counselling options.

Address
Dr. Y. K. Jeon Kittiwake Health Centre
P.O. Box 209
Badger’s Quay, NL.
A0G 1B0
Telephone
(709) 536-2405
Google Maps

Doorways walk-in service is available to students at Baccalieu Collegiate beginning January 5th, 2022, and occurring every other Wednesday.

Telephone
(709) 945-6513

Telephone and Virtual Doorways appointments are being offered Monday – Friday, 8:30 – 4:30.  In person Doorways appointments are available on Tuesday of each week. Please call 709 945-6513 to discuss the counselling option that best suits your needs.

Address
Placentia Health Centre
4 Bartlett St, Placentia, NL A0B 2Y0
Telephone
(709) 945-6513
Google Maps

Doorways walk-in service is available to students at Laval High School beginning January 6th, 2022, and occurring every other Thursday.

Telephone
(709) 945-6513

In-person, telephone and/or virtual service is available.

Hours:  Wednesday, 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.; Friday, 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Address
Mental Health & Addictions Department
Port Hope Simpson Community Clinic
57 Bowater Avenue
Port Hope Simpson, NL A0K 4E0
Telephone
(709) 960-0234
Google Maps

Telephone and/or virtual service is available by contacting the Mental Health & Addictions Department at Makkovik Community Clinic at (709) 923-2207.

Hours: Wednesday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Address
Mental Health & Addictions Department
Postville Community Clinic
4 Park Drive
Postville, NL A0P1N0
Telephone
(709) 923-2207

Telephone and/or virtual service is available by contacting the Mental Health & Addictions Department at Makkovik Community Clinic at (709) 923-2207.

Hours:  Wednesday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Address
Mental Health & Addictions Department
Rigolet Community Clinic
7 Riches Seashore Drive
Rigolet, NL A0P 1P0
Telephone
(709) 923-2207

In-person, telephone and/or virtual service is available.

Hours:  Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.; Thursday, 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Address
Mental Health & Addictions Department
White Bay Central Health Centre
63 Cloud Drive
Roddickton, NL A0K 4P0
Telephone
(709) 457-2215 Press 2 or enter Extension 4577234
Google Maps

In-person, telephone and/or virtual service is available.

Hours:  Wednesday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p .m.

Address
Mental Health & Addictions Department
Mani Ashini Community Clinic
Sheshatshui, NL A0P 1M0
Telephone
(709) 497-3628
Google Maps

Hours: Every Wednesday 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. (last registration at 3:00 pm)
Doorways counselling service is available throughout the region. Counselling can be provided via telephone and virtually, as well as through other e-mental health options found on www.bridgethegapp.ca/. In person counselling is available for urgent concerns (upon pre-screening). Individuals seeking services are encouraged to call their local office to discuss counselling options.

Address
Green Bay Community Health Centre
326 main Street
Springdale, NL
A0J 1T0
Telephone
(709) 673-4974
Google Maps

Hours: Every Wednesday 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. (last registration at 3:00 pm)
Doorways counselling service is available throughout the region. Counselling can be provided via telephone and virtually, as well as through other e-mental health options found on www.bridgethegapp.ca/. In person counselling is available for urgent concerns (upon pre-screening). Individuals seeking services are encouraged to call their local office to discuss counselling options.

Address
4 Cormier Avenue
St. Alban’s NL
A0H 2E0
Telephone
(709) 538-3738
Google Maps

In-person, telephone and/or virtual service is available.

Hours:  Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.; Tuesday, 8:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Address
Mental Health & Addictions Department
Curtis Memorial Hospital
178-200 West Street
St. Anthony, NL A0K 4S0
Telephone
(709) 454-0326
Google Maps

St. John’s Doorways Counseling Services is now offering in-person, telephone and/or video sessions.  To arrange a telephone or video session please call 709-752-4903.  Doorways (St. John’s)  is open Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.  (last phone/video session booked at 3:30 p.m.) and Tuesdays and Thursdays 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. (last appointment booked at 6 p.m.).

Address
80 Charter Ave Building 532, St. John’s, NL A1A 1S5 (Back of building on Roosevelt Ave)
Telephone
(709) 752-4903
Google Maps

Doorways  Counselling Services is now be offering in-person, telephone and/or video sessions. Please call  (709) 873-4283 or (709) 873-2330 to discuss the counselling option that is best for you.

Address
US Memorial Health Centre
Memorial Dr, Saint Lawrence, NL A0E 2V0
Telephone
(709) 873-2330
Google Maps

On Mondays from 10:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m., in-person, telephone and/or virtual service is available by contacting the Mental Health & Addictions Department at the St. Lewis Community Clinic at (709) 939-2330.

On Wednesdays and Fridays from 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.,  telephone and/or virtual service is available by contacting the Mental Health & Addictions Department at the Port Hope Simpson Community Clinic at (709) 960-0234.

Address
Mental Health & Addictions Department
St. Lewis Community Clinic
14 Airport Road
St. Lewis, NL A0K 4W0
Google Maps

Virtual and telephone sessions are available to the NL Correctional Centre for Women, Clarenville Monday to Friday 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Address
Correctional Centre For Women
Duffitt Rd, Clarenville, NL A5A 1E9
Telephone
(709) 466-5728
Google Maps

Doorways is offering in-person, telephone and/or video sessions. In-person sessions occur every other Monday from January 17, 2022 onward.  Please call 709 432-2930 to discuss the counselling option that is best for you.

Address
80 Nurse Abernethy Clinic, Trepassey, NL A0A 4B0
Telephone
(709) 432-2930
Google Maps

Telephone and Virtual Doorways appointments are being offered Monday – Friday, 8:30 – 4:30.  In person Doorways appointments are available on Monday of each week. Please call 709 945-6513 to discuss the counselling option that best suits your needs.

Address
Whitbourne Community Services Building
39 Main Rd, Whitbourne, NL A0B 3K0
Telephone
(709) 945-6513
Google Maps

In-person, telephone and/or virtual service is available.

Hours: Call for available days/times.

Address
Mental Health and Addictions Department
Natuashish Community Clinic
1 Pasteen Street
Natuashish, NL A0P 1A0
Telephone
(709) 478-8834

The Early Psychosis Program is designed to meet the needs of people diagnosed with a first episode of psychosis. Individuals must be 16 years or older and within their first three months of treatment for psychosis. The goals of the program are to provide early recognition and identification of individuals experiencing psychotic symptoms, comprehensive assessment, intervention and support for individuals and families, promotion of recovery and prevention of relapse, and provision of education to individuals, families, health workers and the community.

Address
Labrador Health Centre – Administration Building
227 Hamilton River Road
P.O. Box 7000, Station C
Happy Valley-Goose Bay, NL
A0P 1C0
Telephone
(709) 897-2308
Fax
(709) 896-4900

Provides a specialized interdisciplinary program focused on the recognition, assessment and treatment of individuals experiencing a first episode of psychosis and their families

Address
50 Union Street
Grand Falls-Windsor
NL A2A 2E1
Telephone
(709) 489-8841
Fax
(709) 489-8182
Google Maps

The Early Psychosis Program is designed to meet the needs of people diagnosed with a first episode of psychosis. Individuals must be 16 years or older and within their first three months of treatment for psychosis. The goals of the program are to provide early recognition and identification of individuals experiencing psychotic symptoms, comprehensive assessment, intervention and support for individuals and families, promotion of recovery and prevention of relapse, and provision of education to individuals, families, health workers, and the community.

For more information, please call (709) 784-6822 Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Telephone
(709) 784-6822

A leadership advocacy group dedicated to promoting research and providing public support services and information about matters related to eating disorders, including information on available treatment services for individuals and families who experience disordered eating.

For more information, call 1-855-722-0500 or visit Eating Disorder Foundation of NL (edfnl.ca)

 

Address
Eating Disorder Foundation Of Nl & Lab
13 Pippy Pl, St. John’s, NL A1B 3X2
Telephone
1-855-722-0500 or in St. John’s (709) 722-0500
Fax
(709) 722-0552
Google Maps

In the event of an emergency, proceed to the nearest Labrador-Grenfell Health facility. A full listing of Labrador-Grenfell Health facilities can be found at https://www.lghealth.ca/facilities/.

A 24/7 service of the Newfoundland and Labrador Housing Corporation for anyone experiencing homelessness.

Call 1-833-724-2444.

 

 

Telephone
1-833-724-2444

The number of barriers to accessing services can sometimes be great, particularly for people with disabilities. With a focus on empowering the people to do their own advocacy, at Empower we help people build their own skills and determine their own approach to solve the problems they face. At Empower, we want to encourage independent living by helping people build their own skills and develop their own approach to the problems they may face.

Address
4 Escasoni Place
St. John’s, NL
A1A 3R6
Telephone
1 (709) 722-4031
Fax
(709) 722-0147
Google Maps

Programs, supports, and resources to enhance the social, mental, educational, and physical development of children, age 0-6, and their families in a safe and inclusive environment. For a complete listing of Family Resource Centres and their associated satellite offices in Newfoundland and Labrador, visit https://www.childcare.gov.nl.ca/public/ccr/centres.

A group of healthcare professionals offering regional clinics to assess and diagnose Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder based on the Canadian guidelines for diagnosis. The Regional FASD coordinator coordinates diagnostic clinics in the region and provides support to families, as well as training and education about FASD.

Address
Labrador Health Centre – Administration Building
227 Hamilton River Road
P.O. Box 7000, Station C
Happy Valley-Goose Bay
A0P 1C0
Telephone
(709) 897-2364
Fax
(709) 896-2726

First Light is a registered non-profit organization that serves the urban Indigenous and non-Indigenous community alike by providing programs and services rooted in the revitalization, strengthening and celebration of Indigenous cultures and languages in the spirit of trust, respect, and friendship.

First Light’s Cultural Support team takes an interdisciplinary approach to facilitate Indigenous connections on an individual or group basis. The team can assist individuals with their personal wellness goals through an Indigenous lens. These services are not intended to replace traditional case management or support programs.

Hours: Monday-Friday: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

*Please note the Cultural Support Team does not provide crisis intervention or after-hours support.

Address
716 Water Street
St. John’s, NL A1E 1C1
Telephone
(709) 726-5902
Google Maps

A 24/7 Help Line that provides immediate, culturally competent, telephone crisis intervention, counselling, and online chat support for all indigenous peoples across Canada.

Call 1-855-242-3310 or visit www.hopeforwellness.ca

 

 

Telephone
1-855-242-3310

Flexible Assertive Community Treatment (FACT) teams provide treatment of illness and symptoms, hands-on assistance with daily living activities and recovery support for individuals, usually over the age of 18 years, with serious mental illness and concurrent disorders. FACT strives to ensure continuity of care and prevent unnecessary admissions to hospital by providing intensive services for individuals within their communities through assertive community outreach. To learn more about FACT in your region, please call:

Eastern Health

St. John’s 709-777-3974
Rural Avalon 709-945-6513
Peninsulas 709-466-5723

Central Health 709-489-4300
Western Health 709-784-6822 Monday – Friday 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Labrador-Grenfell Health 709-897-2116 (HV-GB) / 709-285-8311 (Labrador West) / 709-456-2401 ext. 6246 (St. Anthony & Area)

Flexible Assertive Community Treatment (FACT) Teams provide treatment of illness and symptoms, hands-on assistance with daily living activities and recovery support for individuals, usually over the age of 18 years, with serious mental illness and concurrent disorders. FACT strives to ensure continuity of care and prevent unnecessary admissions to hospital by providing intensive services for individuals within their communities through assertive community outreach. To learn more about FACT call:

Happy Valley-Goose Bay & Sheshatshiu (709) 897-2116

Labrador West (709) 285-8311

St. Anthony & South (709) 456-2401 ext. 6246

Flexible Assertive Community Treatment (FACT) teams provide treatment of illness and symptoms, hands-on assistance with daily living activities and recovery support for individuals, usually over the age of 18 years, with serious mental illness and concurrent disorders. FACT strives to ensure continuity of care and prevent unnecessary admissions to hospital by providing intensive services for individuals within their communities through assertive community outreach. To learn more about FACT in your region, please call:

There are 5 FACT teams located in the Eastern region;  Two in St. John’s, One in Rural Avalon, One in Clarenville and one on the Burin Peninsula

St. John’s 709-777-3974
Rural Avalon 709-945-6513
Peninsulas 709-466-5723
Burin Peninsula 709 279-7900

 

Gander and surrounding areas

Telephone
(709) 256-4395

This is a specialized geriatric psychiatry nursing position which is primarily responsible for the comprehensive assessment of people over the age of 65 who require mental health services. The intake coordinator also provides a single point of access to programs and services offered by the geriatric psychiatry program.

Telephone
(709) 777-3486

Grace Sparkes House located in Marystown, Newfoundland provides safe, supportive accommodations to women with or without children who are fleeing family violence.

Operating as 10 bed emergency shelter, Grace Sparkes House provides a free, confidential service to women and children for a six-week period. Our staff work from a supportive approach providing women with many options for counselling, safety planning, legal/court support, referrals/advocacy, housing and information about violence against women. Grace Sparkes House is a 24 hour service and we can be reached at any time through our toll free crisis line 1-877-774-4957.

Address
P.O. Box 327
Marystown, NL A0E 2M0

Telephone
(709) 279-3560
Fax
(709) 279-3780

Grand Falls-Windsor Pride is a voluntary, not-for-profit organization that aims to provide an opportunity for the LGBTQ+ community and their allies to celebrate and advocate for the culture, heritage, diversity and rights of LGBTQ+ people.
Facebook, Twitter and Instagram: @gfwpride

Prenatal nutrition and education support program offered through community-based Family Resource Centres. The objective is to support healthy nutrition during the pregnancy and early post-natal period and to promote healthy pregnancy and newborn outcomes. Healthy Baby Club actively supports healthy lifestyles for people who are pregnant using a peer support model with a team approach. Support is offered to the participants by a resource mother or other healthy baby club staff, as well as other club participants. Staff work closely with the other family resource centre team members, the public health nurse and the regional nutritionist to provide prenatal education and support.

Please contact the Family Resource Centre closest to you by clicking the link below.

An intensive outpatient program for individuals age 15+, across the province diagnosed with anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, or other specified feeding and eating disorder. Referral required.

 

Address
35 Major’s Path, Suite 101
St. John’s
Telephone
(709) 777-2041
Fax
(709) 777-2042
Google Maps

Provides specialized inpatient addictions treatment services for youth between the age of 12 – 18 years.  Following an assessment by a physician, admission is available when a person’s needs cannot be safely met in community. Services include assessment, diagnosis, treatment and connection to treatment and supports after discharge.

Address
15 Lincoln Road
Grand Falls-Windsor
NL A2A 2E1
Telephone
(709) 292-8360
Fax
(709) 489-6810
Google Maps

Provides three-week inpatient treatment for men and women 19+ who are experiencing a substance use and/or gambling problem. Individuals must be referred by an addictions counselor or other community professional.

Address
35 Boones Rd, Corner Brook, NL A2H 7E5
Telephone
(709) 634-4506
Google Maps
Address
Waterford Hospital
306 Waterford Bridge Rd, St. John’s, NL A1E 4J8, Canada
Telephone
(709) 777-3587
Google Maps

Iris Kirby House provides safe, supportive accommodations to women with our without  children who are fleeing family violence in and around the St. John’s area.

Local Crisis Line: 753-1492
Toll Free Crisis Line: 1-877-753-1492

Contact
Executive Director – Michelle Greene
Address
196 Waterford Bridge Rd, St. John’s, NL A1E 1E2
Telephone
709-722-8272
Fax
709-722-0164
Google Maps

Provides opportunities for the rehabilitation of people involved in the criminal justice system through program interventions, public education, crime prevention strategies, and restorative justice principles

To learn more, call (709) 643-5894, Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Telephone
(709) 643-5894

Provides opportunities for the rehabilitation of people involved in the criminal justice system through program interventions, public education, crime prevention strategies, and restorative justice principles.

 

Address
342 Pennywell Rd, St. John’s, NL A1E 1V9, Canada
Telephone
(709) 726-5500
Google Maps

Juniper Place Therapeutic Residence is a voluntary program designed for adults with complex mental health issues or addictions. It is a 3-bedroom home located in Grand Falls Windsor with the focus on learning skills, improving function and community engagement. The program is transitional in nature with an average length of stay 3 months.

Telephone
(709) 292-2227

A 24/7 telephone and texting support to children and youth, available in French and English. Youth can be anonymous and will receive professional counselling, information and referrals.

Call 1-800-668-6868 or text ‘TALK’ to 686868.

You can also visit KidsHelpPhone.ca for online resources or download the Always There App.

Telephone
1 (800) 668-6868

Providing support to Indigenous individuals for issues relating to lack of adequate housing, employment, transportation, legal concerns and more. For information call (709) 896-8302 ext. 222 or email jelson@lfchvgbca.

Address
P.O.Box 767
49 Grenfell Street
Happy Valley-Goose Bay, NL
A0P 1E0
Telephone
(709) 896-8302 ext. 222
Fax
(709) 896-8731
Google Maps

Fellowship for individuals identified as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and questioning

Address
Memorial University, University Centre, UC6022
Telephone
(709) 864-7619

Community agency led by individuals who live with mental health and/or addictions issues. One-on-one peer support, group peer support, and public education and training.

 

Address
106-108 Carolina Drive, Suite 1, Stephenville
Telephone
(709) 643-4361
Google Maps

Facilitated by trained staff, peer groups follow a set structure, offering consistency and positive reinforcement of living within recovery. Delivered from a holistic approach, our wide range of group topics include discussions on issues such as isolation, medication and finances and also include engagement through food, art and music. Our peer groups are available virtually across the province and in-person in the Metro St. John’s Area, Grand-Falls Windsor, and Stephenville.

Ever expanding, peer support is now delivered in a variety of locations within our communities including during public events as well as at hospitals and places of work. If you’d like to connect with a Peer Supporter in your community, please contact us.

Virtual Peer Group Support
Tuesday & Thursday @ 6:00 – 8:00
Group Topic: TBD

St. John’s Metro In-Person Peer Group Support
Wednesday @ 6:00 – 7:30
Group Topic TBD

Address
70 The Blvd, St. John’s, NL A1A 1K2, Canada
Telephone
1-709-753-1138
Fax
(709) 753-1109
Google Maps

Facilitated by trained staff, peer groups follow a set structure, offering consistency and positive reinforcement of living within recovery. Delivered from a holistic approach, our wide range of group topics include discussions on issues such as isolation, medication and finances and also include engagement through food, art and music. Our peer groups are available virtually across the province and in-person in the Metro St. John’s Area, Grand-Falls Windsor, and Stephenville.

Ever expanding, peer support is now delivered in a variety of locations within our communities including during public events as well as at hospitals and places of work. If you’d like to connect with a Peer Supporter in your community, please contact us.

Virtual Peer Group Support
Tuesday & Thursday @ 6:00 – 8:00
Group Topic: TBD

Grand-Falls Windsor In-Person Peer Group Support
Time: TBD
Group Topic: TBD

 

Address
2A Bank Road
Grand Falls-Windsor, NL A2A 1G6
Telephone
(709) 489-6983

Community agency led by individuals who live with mental health and/or addictions issues. One-on-one peer support, group peer support, and public education and training.

Address
70 The Blvd, St. John’s, NL A1A 1K2, Canada
Telephone
1-855-753-2560
Google Maps

Non-emergency, non-crisis telephone support and referral service. Operated by trained peer supporters.

Available daily, 9:00 a.m. – midnight.

1-855-753-2560

 

Telephone
toll free 1-855-753-2560; French 1-833-753-5460

From the comfort and safety of their own apartments, Marguerite’s Place assists women move toward independence. We follow a trauma-informed, holistic approach and provide around-the-clock on-site staff. We provide women with tools and knowledge to develop healthy relationships, skills, and community connections to navigate challenges and crisis.

Telephone
(709) 753-0220

Provides assessment and therapeutic counselling to individuals of all ages in the areas of mental health and addiction.

Address
125 Trans Canada Highway
Gander, NL
A1V 1P7
Telephone
(709) 256-5438/2813
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Provides assessment and therapeutic counselling to individuals of all ages in the areas of mental health and addiction

Address
50 Union Street
Grand Falls-Windsor
NL, A2A 2E1
Telephone
(709) 292-2246
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The Mental Health and Addictions Systems Navigator helps individuals navigate and connect with mental health and addiction services in the province. If the navigator is unavailable, individuals can leave a voicemail and they will return the call.

Call 752-3916 or 1-877-999-7589; VRS calls are welcome or email barry.hewitt@easternhealth.ca

Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Contact
Mr. Barry Hewitt
Telephone
(709) 752-3916 / 1-877-999-7589

The Court is designed to provide an increased level of support, both medical and community based, to accused persons appearing before it. The Mental Health Court is based on the recognition that certain offenders who suffer from a mental disorder may commit offences as a consequence of their mental disorder or due to lifestyle issues related to their mental disorder such as inadequate or inappropriate housing, lack of employment, lack of support, noncompliance with medications and inappropriate self medication with alcohol or drugs. Health care professionals and corrections personnel provide medical support and community based support to the individuals who are accepted into the Court.

Telephone
(709) 726-8966

Mobile crisis response teams are comprised of mental health and addictions clinicians and police officers who are trained to respond together to mental health and addictions-related calls for service. The purpose of these teams is to deliver crisis intervention services directly to people in the community, thereby helping divert individuals from emergency departments and the criminal justice system. Service is available seven days a week from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. To access service call:

  • 911
  • Happy Valley-Goose Bay – Royal Canadian Mounted Police (709) 896-3383
  • Labrador City/Wabush – Royal Newfoundland Constabulary (709) 944-7602

 

Mobile crisis response teams are comprised of mental health and addictions clinicians and police officers who are trained to respond together to mental health and addictions-related calls for service. The purpose of these teams is to deliver crisis intervention services directly to people in the community, thereby helping divert individuals from emergency departments and the criminal justice system.

This service is currently available in:

  • St. John’s Metro
  • Mount Pearl
  • Holyrood
  • Bay Bulls
  • Portugal Cove-St. Philip’s
  • Torbay

This service is available seven days a week from 9 a.m. – 11 p.m.

To access service please call:

The Mental Health Crisis Line at  1-888-737-4668

Telephone
(709) 737-4668

Mobile crisis response teams are comprised of mental health and addictions clinicians and trained police officers respond together to crises in the community. The purpose of these teams is to deliver crisis intervention services directly to people in the community, thereby helping divert individuals from emergency departments and the criminal justice system.

This service is currently available in:

  • Bay of Islands area
  • North Shore: all communities to Cox’s Cove
  • South Shore: all communities to Lark Harbour
  • East to and including Deer Lake
  • West to and including Gallants

This service is available seven days a week from 10:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.

To access service please call:

  • 911
  • Corner Brook RCMP Detachment (709) 637-4100

The Parent-Child Mother Goose Program® is a group experience for families with babies and young children. The program focuses on introducing participants to the pleasure and power of using rhymes, songs and stories in their everyday lives. The Parent-Child Mother Goose Program® is a preventative, early intervention program that nurtures the attachment between parent and child.

For more information email: info@mothergoosenl.ca

MUN Sexual And Gender Advocacy. A safer space for everyone LBGTQ+ and ally on and off campus.

Address
UC 6022 Memorial University
St. John’s, NL A1C 5S7
Telephone
(709) 864-7619
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A service of Memorial University of Newfoundland and Labrador (MUN) for it’s students. The Counselling and Psychological Services at MUN Grenfell site in Corner Brook offers individualized personal counselling and health and wellness supports and is dedicated to helping students remain healthy and make good life choices while pursuing their academic goals.

Hours:

Monday to Friday, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Address
Grenfell Campus, Memorial University of Newfoundland
20 University Drive
Corner Brook
Telephone
(709) 637-7919
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The services performed by a certified music therapist (MTA) include the application of music therapy interventions within the context of a therapeutic relationship. This relationship is developed through music-based, verbal, and/or non-verbal communication. Certified MTAs use music to address human needs within cognitive, communicative, emotional, musical, physical, social, and spiritual domains. They conduct client assessments, develop treatment plans, implement therapy processes, and evaluate progress.

  • Music Therapy is available to youth & adults connected to Mental Health and Addiction Services in Central Health by contacting (709)-489-6406
  • Music therapy is also provided through the Lifewise Drumming Group which occurs monthly in Grand Falls-Windsor. Contact (709)489-0035 or lrgirvan@lifewise.ca for more information.

Naomi Centre is an emergency shelter that offers safe and supportive temporary housing for women aged 16-30 within a harm reduction model. Our staff provide supportive counselling services and support is also provided to former residents of Naomi Centre.

We accept self-referrals or referrals from others including health care providers, family counselling agencies, government departments, or family and friends of individuals needing emergency housing.

Address
4 Patrick St, St. John’s, NL A1E 2S6, Canada
Telephone
(709) 579-8641
Fax
(709) 579-7096
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The Nar-Anon Family Group is for those who know or have known a feeling of desperation due to the addiction problem of someone close to them.  Nar-Anon members share their experiences, strengths, and hope at weekly meetings.

Telephone
709 770-5213

Fellowship of individuals living with drug addiction. For schedule information and access to online groups in Newfoundland and Labrador, please visit http://www.nlareana.ca/

Non-profit organization providing information, resources, referrals and support on eating disorders and food and weight preoccupation to individuals with eating disorders and their families.

Address

Telephone
1-866-633-4220
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Community agency offering programs (neurocognitive rehabilitation), supports, and outreach (including advocacy, education, and awareness) throughout the province for persons with neuropsychiatric conditions/brain injury. Aimed at preventing brain injury and supporting persons living with and affected by neuropsychiatric conditions/brain injury.

Telephone
(709) 740-4794

The private practice roster is available for individuals wishing to engage the services of a social worker. Social workers listed here are registered with NLASW and meet the criteria for registration as a private practitioner.

Find a Social Worker

The Newfoundland and Labrador Public Libraries operates 94 libraries around the province.  Our materials on a wide variety of health topics are available on loan for free with a valid library card.  Our materials  may be available in several different formats such as regular print, eBooks and as audio-books.   You can apply for a library card online. Each library also has public computers that you can use to access the Internet.

Newfoundland and Labrador Association of the Deaf (NLAD) is a non-profit organization that provides consultation and information to the public, businesses, media, health care, government, educators and others on the needs and interests of Deaf Newfoundlanders and Labradorians.

NLAD also:

  • Conducts research and collects data regarding: Deaf demographics, employment, and literacy; provides reports on information gathered.
  • Provides Employment Services to Deaf clients to enable them to seek, obtain and keep employment.
  • Promotes and protects the use of American Sign Language through sign language classes.
  • Provides ASL Consultation Conferences to the Deaf community.

Address
33 Pippy Place, Suite 201
St. John’s, NL A1B 3X2
Telephone
(709) 726-6672
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Perinatal Program Newfoundland and Labrador (PPNL) is a province wide program that establishes guidelines for perinatal care, provides education to health care providers, advocates prevention and health promotion, supports research and quality assurance initiatives, and provides decision makers and researchers with information form its databases.

Nobody’s Perfect (NP) is a nationally recognized parent support and education program for parents of children from birth to age five. It is a free and voluntary parenting program designed to meet the needs of parents who are new, young, single, socially or geographically isolated or who have low income or limited formal education offered in community Family Resource Centres throughout Newfoundland and Labrador.  As a strengths based program, it works with parents where they are, is based on what parents want to learn about while giving you and your child a safe place to meet others with children of the same age and with whom they share interests & concerns.  Programs are offered in person and virtually.

For more information contact: michellemurray@gov.nl.ca

Offering housing, income support, victim services, legal assistance, family law information and support for women (with or without children) fleeing domestic abuse. Open 24/7.

Carbonear & CBN Area
Local Crisis Line: 596-8709
Toll Free Crisis Line: 1-888-596-8709

Address
P.O. Box 497
St. Clair Avenue
Carbonear, NL A1Y 1B9
Telephone
709-596-8208
Fax
709-596-8003
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O’Shaugnessy House provides safe, supportive accommodations to women with our without  children who are fleeing family violence in Carbonear and CBN area.

Crisis support available 24/7

Text support available at  782 821-7463

Telephone
1 888 596 8709

The hubs provide rapid access to Suboxone and Methadone, and are also available to support community-based physicians, nurse practitioners, pharmacists, and counsellors.

Eastern

Central

Western

Labrador-Grenfell

Telephone
811

Provides support for recovery from compulsive eating using the Twelve Steps and Twelve Traditions of OA. Meetings and other tools provide a fellowship of experience, strength and hope where members respect one another’s anonymity. Meetings take place weekly in the St. John s and Mount Pearl areas.

Telephone
(709) 738-1742

This Facebook support group is for parents/primary caregivers of LGBTQ kids and youth – with a particular focus on support for parents with kids who are gay, lesbian, bisexual, pansexual or questioning their sexuality. This group is private and only people in the group can see who is a member or what is posted. If you are interested in joining this group simply click on “Join Group” and you will be asked a few screening questions or email parentsoflgbtqyouthnl@gmail.com for more information.

A welcoming and affirming peer support group for parents/primary caregivers of trans,
two-spirit and gender diverse children, youth and adults. In-person meetings and
online support are both available.

A non-profit service provider which welcomes self-identified status and non-status, indigenous and non-indigenous people. Services and supports include addressing individual and community needs such as employment, education, health, and housing.

Call Stephenville office at (709) 643-3902 Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Address
90 Main St, Stephenville
Telephone
(709) 643-3902

Pflag is a national charitable organization with two chapters in this province; Grand Falls-Windsor and St. John’s. Pflag was founded by parents who wished to help themselves and their family members understand and accept their LGBTQ2S children. The “coming-out” process can be a critical time for families. When the adjustment period is particularly long or painful, relationship can become damaged. You can find support by visiting the website, calling, or visiting the Facebook page.

website: pflagcanada.ca
Phone: 1 888 530 6777 (Ext. 584 Grand Falls-Windsor; Ext. 575 St. John’s)
FB page: @pflaggfw

Telephone
1-888-530-6777 (ext. 584)

Fellowship for individuals identified seeking support and information on sexual orientation, gender identity and gender expression.

Find us on Facebook.

Address
89 King’s Road
St John’s, NL
A1C 3P4
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Planned Parenthood Newfoundland and Labrador Sexual Health Centre is a non-profit charitable organization that promotes positive sexual health and 2SLGBTQIA+ inclusion through education, community partnership, information and services within an environment that supports and respects individual choice.

​Our sexual health clinics operate on an appointment-only basis. We do not hold walk-in clinics. However, pregnancy tests and peer support sessions are walk-in based.

Address
47 St. Clare Ave,
St. John’s, NL, A1C 2J9
Telephone
(709) 579-1009 1-877 NO MYTHS (666-9847)
Fax
(709) 726-2308
Google Maps

Offering addiction prevention and mental health promotion services and information to individuals, families, communities, organizations, and professional groups.

For a complete list of services visit https://www.westernhealth.nl.ca/addictions-prevention-and-mental-health-promotion-2/

 

Address
133 Riverside Drive, Corner Brook
Telephone
(709) 634-4171
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Offering prevention and promotion services and information to individuals, families, communities, organizations and professional groups. For more information, contact the Regional Addictions Prevention/Mental Health Promotion Consultant Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Address
Labrador West Health Centre
1700 Nichol-Adams Highway
Labrador City, NL
A2V 0B2
Telephone
(709) 285-8236
Fax
(709) 944-3722
Google Maps

Support for individuals using opioids, family members, and health-care providers, including help for individuals navigating the system and connecting with support and services.

Call 1-844-752-3588 Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

VRS calls are welcome.

 

Telephone
1-844-752-3588

Support is available to women experiencing domestic violence. If you would like help with safety planning, or just to talk, there are women’s centres in nine regions of the province. You can contact the one nearest you. If you are ready to leave a situation of domestic violence, there are Transition Houses all across the province who provide shelter to women and children fleeing violence. You can contact the provincial Transition House crisis line. If you are in immediate danger, please call 911

Telephone
1-877-753-1492

Mental health emergency unit at the Waterford Hospital that provides assessment of urgent mental health concerns on a walk-in basis.

This service is available 24/7; no referral needed.

 

Address
306 Waterford Bridge Road
St. John’s
Telephone
(709) 777-3021/3022
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This is a specialize interdisciplinary program of Eastern Health focused on the recognition, assessment and treatment of individuals experiencing a first episode of psychosis and their families

Address
Waterford Hospital, Eastern Health
306 Waterford Bridge Rd, St. John’s, NL A1E 4J8
Telephone
(709) 784-6822
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The Recovery Centre in St. John’s is open to anyone in the province who is 16+ and needs help while withdrawing from alcohol, drugs and/or gambling.  (You may remember this service as “detox”, but things have changed).  We now have around-the-clock nursing support and can provide medication to help with your withdrawals as needed.  Once you start to feel better, we have a counsellor and meetings to support you as you begin your recovery.

Address
Building 532 Pleasantville,
80 Charter Avenue
St. John’s
Telephone
(709) 752-4980 / 1-877-752-4980
Google Maps

Violence can be prevented. Education and awareness is one key element in reducing violence in our schools, community and homes. REV works to provide education and bring awareness to issues surrounding violence, because we believe everybody has the right to live in work in a safe environment.

Address
157 Airport Boulevard
Gander, NL A1V 1K6
Telephone
(709) 651-2250
Fax
(709) 651-2295

Ruah Counselling Centre, a non-profit community counselling agency, provides individual, couple and family counselling, as well as psycho-educational and supportive groups, to those 16 years of age and older. Our services seek to support interdependence between individuals, relationships, communities and our environments. We provide individual, couple and family counselling in the areas of anxiety, depression, trauma, grief, stress, anger, work-life challenges, life transitions, parenting and interpersonal relationships. Our psychosocial groups are based on the following five pillars: Parenting; Relationship Building; Wellness; Youth; and Spirituality. Our services are client-focused and goal-oriented. We provide professional counselling services in an environment which supports client autonomy and well-being.

Address
35 Barnes Road
St. John’s, NL
Telephone
709 579-0168
Safe Alliance is committed to providing support & resources to individuals regarding two spirit, lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, questioning, plus (2SLGBTQQ+) issues, while raising awareness throughout Labrador on issues relating to homophobia & heterosexism.

Serving women for whom sex work is an occupation and women who are not in the industry by choice in our area. We support anyone with lived experience in the sex industry.

Call or text (709) 771-7171 anytime.

Visit their Facebook page or website at sjwomenscentre.ca/programs/SHOP

Address
170 Cashin Ave. Extension,
St. John’s
Telephone
709-771-1077
Fax
709-722-3184
Google Maps

Assists individuals in reducing the risks related to substance use, and provides support, education and referrals required to enhance personal health

Address
47 Janeway Pl, St. John’s, NL A1A 1R7, Canada
Telephone
(709) 757-7927
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Community agency offering education, support programs, public policy and research to improve the quality of life for individuals with schizophrenia and psychosis
Address
18A-18B UB Waterford Hospital, 306 Waterford Bridge Rd, St. John’s, NL A1E 4J8, Canada
Telephone
(709) 777-3335
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Are you a senior (50+) or do you support a senior? If you need to connect to a resource or service, or have questions about benefits and programs available to seniors in NL, please call SeniorNL’s Information and Referral Line at 1-800-563-5599. This confidential line operates Monday to Friday from 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. and is answered by Peer Support Volunteers, seniors themselves, ready to provide assistance.

Email: info@seniorsnl.ca

www.seniorsnl.ca

 

Telephone
1-800-563-5599
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A specialized mental health service that offers sexual education, as well as assessment, treatment of sexual difficulties for adult individuals and/or couples.  Call (709) 777-5074.

 

Telephone
(709) 777-5074

A 24/7 provincial phone line that provides support and information to individuals impacted by sexual violence.

Call 1-800-726-2743 or (709) 747-7757

Telephone
1-800-726-2743 or 726-1411
Google Maps

Single Parent Association of Newfoundland and Labrador provides supports, through a Foodbank, Employment Support Program, Back to School and Christmas projects, to single parent families in our province. This approach enables single parents to regain control over their lives for the empowerment of themselves and their children.

For more information please contact: span@spanl.ca

Telephone
(709) 738-3401

A free, confidential service providing information, resources, advice, support and motivational counselling while you are working toward being smoke free. We also have a text message support program where you can receive a text per day for 12 weeks.

Hours of operation: Monday to Thursday 9:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m., and Friday 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Call 1-800-363-5864 to speak with a quit coach, or visit www.smokershelpline.ca

Address
15 Pippy Place, 3rd Floor
St. John’s
Telephone
(800) 363-5864
Fax
(709) 726-2550
Google Maps

Find us on Facebook!

Address
250 Elizabeth Avenue, St. John’s, NL
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Grand Falls-Windsor and surrounding areas

Address
5 Bayley Street
Grand Falls-Windsor, NL
A2A 2Y3
Telephone
(709) 489-8919

Regionally-based councils funded by Women and Gender Equality to advance the status of women by helping them to navigate services such as housing, income support, employment programs, counselling, schools, and more. They also provide public education, programming and advocacy.

Bay St. George Status of Women Council – Stephenville: They offer an affordable temporary housing unit called Karen’s Place. Please call Stephenville office at (709) 643-4444. Visit their Facebook page.

Corner Brook Status of Women Council: They offer an affordable, supportive, temporary housing unit called Vesta Place for up to 4 women in a communal living setting. The housing coordinator works directly with the tenants to address issues contributing to homelessness and to connect with various community and government services. They also offer Feminist Counselling (drop-in or by appointment on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays). Please call (709) 639-8522 or visit www.cornerbrookswc.com

Gateway Status of Women Council – Port aux Basques: (709) 695-7505 or visit their Facebook page

Norpen Status of Women Council – Port Saunders: (709) 861-4842 or visit https://norpenstatusofwomen.ca/

 

Provides services to adults who face barriers from fully participating in the community, such as mental health challenges, lack of education, long periods of unemployment and poverty.  Offers residential, community and correctional-based counselling, supportive housing, and employment preparation and skills development.

Address
142 Military Rd, St. John’s, NL A1C 2E6, Canada
Telephone
(709) 738-8390
Google Maps

Telephone and/or online programs for youth, ages 3-17 years old, and their families, experiencing behavioral or mental health problems.

Call 1-866-470-7111 or visit www.strongestfamilies.com

Telephone
1 (866) 470-7111

Offers a financial supplement to individuals for individuals with a psychiatric diaganosis living in supportive relative and non-relative board & lodging arrangements.

Address
Waterford Hospital, Eastern Health
306 Waterford Bridge Rd, St. John’s, NL A1E 4J8
Telephone
(709) 777-3340
Google Maps

Offers a safe and supportive environment for those who have lost someone to suicide to share their experiences.

Address
Sobeys Community Room
360 Torbay Rd, St. John’s, NL A1A 4E1
Telephone
(709) 726-4223
Google Maps

The Safe Works Access Program (SWAP) is a health promotion and education service for people who use drugs. SWAP provides safe drug using equipment throughout the province.

Our services include:

  • providing clean supplies for substance use
  • disposal of used equipment
  • support
  • referrals

Visit https://acnl.net/services/swap/, or call or text (709) 634-7927 for the West Coast and Labrador, or (709) 757-7927 for all other areas of the province.

Hours of Operation: Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. and 1:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Take Home Naloxone Kits are for individuals who are at risk of an opioid overdose and for their friends/family who might witness an overdose:

  • Call 911 right away if you think that someone is having an overdose
  • Naloxone is a temporary medication that can save a life in the event of a fentanyl or other opioid overdose
  • Naloxone Kits are free and instruction is provided

 Find a Naloxone Kit near you:

  • Call 811 and a Healthline nurse will provide you with a contact number and location. The URL below provides a listing of distribution sites.
Telephone
811

Service centre committed to building community, promoting equality and providing nourishment for those seeking respite from isolation and loneliness. Provides a place where people come when they have nowhere else to go and offers a safe place to sit, eat, shower or talk. Call  709-753-3234 or visit the website to learn more:  The Gathering Place – St. John’s (kindnesswanted.ca)The Gathering Place is a community resource centre that provides meals, clothing and a place to socialize for individuals in need. Services are available  to individuals, aged 25 and older.

Address
172 Military Rd, St. John’s, NL A1C 5P5, Canada
Telephone
(709) 753-3234
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The Grace Centre is a provincial inpatient addictions treatment centre for male and female adults aged 18 years and older. It is a voluntary program for individuals who require a more intensive, structured program than can be provided on an outpatient basis.

The program consists of a 28 day treatment service that is holistic in nature and addresses the individual’s physical, social, psychological and spiritual needs through individual, group and family counselling. An extended stay may be available for extenuating circumstances.

The centre is staffed with a multidisciplinary team consisting of a physician, nurse practitioner, nursing, social worker, recreational therapy, occupational therapy, pharmacy, psychology and non-clinical support staff.

Address
50 Lady Lake Rd, Harbour Grace, NL A0A 2M0, Canada
Telephone
(709) 945-4500
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Provides a drop-in social centre for adult consumers of mental health services in St. John’s and area.

Address
200 Water St, St. John’s, NL A1C 1A9, Canada
Telephone
(709) 753-2143
Google Maps

The St. John’s Women’s Centre is dedicated to providing FREE women-centered, community-based programs delivered within a safe, non-judgmental, trauma-informed, caring environment. Programs include: individual drop-in counselling, group counselling for people experiencing IPV (Intimate Partner Violence), clothing boutique, tea time, and other holistic and social groups.

They also provide a Managed Alcohol Programa pilot project harm reduction program delivered from a housing-first and trauma-informed approach. This program aims to decrease harms and barriers associated with chronic alcohol use delivered to those for whom other treatment options are not appropriate or available.

For more information, call (709) 753-0220 Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m

Or visit www.sjwomenscentre.ca or their Facebook page

Telephone
(709) 753-0220

Supports individuals primarily 16 years and over, and is inclusive of all genders and gender expressions through a series of programming:

  • Education (youth16-29 yrs.) – provides foundational literacy and numeracy & GED preparation & testing,
  • Street Reach (16 & Older) – Drop in & Street Based outreach services grounding in harm reduction.  Also provides one-on-one individualized services through a referral process to assist with a number of challenges including but not limited to housing & homelessness, mental health and substance use, justice, and social inclusion.
  • C.A.S.E.Y. (Coalition Against the Sexual Exploitation of Youth) – Provides youth prevention groups, training & awareness activities.
  • Blue Door Program (14 – 29 years) – provides intensive one-on-one & group supports to individuals seeking support to leave experiences in the sex trade.
  • Directory of Services – has developed and extensive list of community resources.  This directory is updated annually and is available here https://www.thrivecyn.ca/wp-content/uploads/2022/03/2021-Directory_Revised.pdf 
Address
807 Water Street, P.O. Box 26067
St. John’s, NL A1E 0A5
Telephone
(709) 754-0536
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ACNL works to support individuals living with and/or affected by HIV/AIDS and/or Hepatitis C.  ACNL advocates for change while networking on a provincial, regional, national, and international level regarding HIV/AIDS and Hepatitis C issues. ACNL operates the Tommy Sexton Shelter and has 6 affordable housing units.

Call (709) 579-8656 or 1-800-563-1575 or visit www.acnl.net

Address
47 Janeway Pl, St. John’s
Telephone
(709) 579-8656 or 1 (800) 563-1575
Google Maps

Trans Lifeline provides trans peer support for our community that’s been divested from police since day one. We’re run by and for trans people.

Telephone
1 (877) 330-6366

A non-profit organization that offers outreach, education, and peer support for the trans community of NL.

Visit their Facebook page

Specialized, group-based counselling services for adults experiencing complex symptoms as a result of traumatic life events. Various therapies are used to assist individuals with managing trauma impacts and symptoms.  Hours of operation: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday – Friday, For more information, call (709) 752-4919.

Address
20 Cordage Place, St. John’s, NL A1B 4A4
Telephone
(709) 752-4919
Google Maps

Tuckamore is a live-in treatment Centre for 12 – 18 year olds in the Newfoundland and Labrador who have complex mental health concerns. Tuckamore is located in Paradise and the average length of stay for young people is between 6 – 12 months. The program includes individual, group and family counselling as well as life skills training, recreation, and art and music therapy.  Tuckamore provides a safe home-like environment, a school area, a multipurpose room, a physical fitness area and an apartment for family visiting overnight. You can also ask your physician, nurse, clinician or social worker about other supports for youth in your area (ie. counselling). If Tuckamore is right for you, they can help with a referral.

Address
7 Mallow Dr, Paradise, NL A1L 3A9
Telephone
(709) 752-3914
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Community agency providing support to individuals involved in the justice system seeking support to integrate within the community.

For more information call (709) 754-1010 or visit their website www.turningsnl.com

Address
21 Merrymeeting Road
St. John’s
Telephone
(709) 754-1010
Google Maps
U-Turn is a registered non-profit organization committed to assisting individuals and families with substance use disorder. The well-being approach at U-Turn, is based on lived and living experience of addiction and recovery. For information on U-Turn Drop-in hours, Recovery meetings, Naloxone Kits and training, and to schedule a one-on-one Peer Support session, please call one of the contacts below:

Tammy Bourne, Peer Support Lead (709) 597-0256

Jeff Bourne, Executive Director (709) 597-3236

Visit their website www.uturnaddictions.org

 

Address
46 Powell Drive, Carbonear
Telephone
(709) 595-3223
Google Maps

Provides services and supports for all individuals with a Developmental Disability and their families in the St. John’s and surrounding areas

Address
6 Logy Bay Road
PO Box 7114
St. John’s, NL
A1E 3J3
Telephone
(709) 739-6017
Fax
(709) 739-5532
Google Maps

Violence Prevention Avalon East is dedicated to creating a safe environment, where all people in Newfoundland and Labrador have the ability to live a life without fear of physical, sexual, emotional, or any other form of violence. We are also on a mission to ensure the voices of survivors are shown in the work we do, and that they feel heard.

Address
20 Hallett Crescent , Suite #207
St. John’s, NL A1B 4C5



Telephone
(709) 757-0137

Violence Prevention East was formerly known as Eastern Region Committee Against Violence or ERCAV. It is a non-profit, volunteer committee, made up of individuals from both government and community. They meet regularly in the Clarenville-Bonavista area of NL to discuss issues relating to violence.
Violence Prevention East encourages a community approach to violence prevention.

Address
105 Manitoba Drive, Suite 304
Clarenville, NL A5A 1K2
Telephone
(709) 466-4676
Fax
(709) 466-4670
Address
5 Hardy Avenue
Grand Falls-Windsor, NL A2A 2P8

Telephone
(709) 489-8828
Fax
(709) 489-8620

A group of volunteers, researchers, academics, knowledge holders, youth and Elders Wabanaki Two-Spirits and Allies (directly related to W2SA interests).

Vision: Strive to provide equitable and safe environments for Two Spirits and Indigenous LGBTQ+ to live and thrive spiritually, mentally, physically and emotionally within our Wabanaki territory.

Wellness Together Canada was funded by the Government of Canada in response to the unprecedented rise in mental distress due to the COVID-19 pandemic. People are being challenged like never before due to isolation, physical health concerns, substance use concerns, financial and employment uncertainty, and the emotional dialogue around racial equality. We’re all going through this together, and we believe that mental health is a journey, not a destination. Each day, we can take a step for our own wellbeing. Wellness Together Canada is here to support everybody on that journey.
We all have different needs. Wellness Together Canada allows you to choose from a variety of resources to motivate and support your wellness journey. Contact Wellness Together Canada if you are in need of immediate crisis support.

Telephone
1-866-585-0445

A safe place to stay, at no cost, and necessities provided. Accommodation in a communal living setting for up to six weeks. Supportive counselling by experienced, non-judgmental staff, as well as help with securing housing, finances, legal issues, and referrals to other agencies and supports.

24 hour crisis line: 1 -866-634-4198 to speak with a crisis worker.

 

Address
P.O. Box 152
Corner Brook, NL A2H 6C9

Telephone
(709) 634-4199
Fax
(709) 634-4197

The Wiseman Centre is an emergency shelter and supportive housing to homeless men age 25-64 and women age 30-64.

Address
714 Water Street
St. John’s, NL A1E 1C1

Telephone
(709) 739-8355
Fax
(709) 739-0330

The Aboriginal Family Centre promotes social, cultural, educational, physical, emotional, and nutritional growth with Metis, First Nation and Inuit children (infancy – six years) and their parents/caregivers.

Address
P.O. Box 1949
38 Grenfell Street
Happy Valley-Goose Bay, NL
A0P 1E0
Telephone
(709) 896-4398/4399
Fax
(709) 896-4408

Offers programs and services that support all aspects of immigrant integration, ranging from settlement information and orientation to language learning, skills development and employment. For information, call (709) 944-7775 or email bsoper@ancnl.ca.

Address
Bruno Plaza
118 Humphrey Road
Labrador City, NL
A2V2J8
Telephone
(709) 944-7775

Support and services available to individuals experiencing Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), a life-long developmental disability that is characterized by challenges with social skills, repetitive behaviors, speech and nonverbal communication. For information call:

Happy Valley-Goose Bay & Area: (709) 897-3127

Labrador City & Area: (709) 282-5064

St. Anthony & Area: (709) 454-3054

An organization designed to support, educate and inspire those who suffer from Mental Illness.  Through community based programs such as support groups, workshops and youth programs  BDSS is successfully bringing together and strengthening the Mental Health community.

Visit their Facebook page to learn more.

Address
The Lantern, 35 Barnes Road
St. John’s, NL

An extensive network of programs and services that actively reach out and serve local communities throughout the province. Service include emergency and disaster, first aid and CPR, health equipment loans, nutrition and transportation, swimming and water safety, violence, bullying and abuse prevention. Emergency services are available 24/7.

Visit https://www.redcross.ca/about-us/contact-us

The Charles J Andrew Youth Treatment Centre offers a Family Healing Program with clinical and/or land-based components. It also provides a day program, counselling services, community outreach, education services, and early intervention with local schools.

Address
P.O. Box 109
Sheshatshiu, NL
A0P 1M0
Telephone
(709) 497-8995 ext. 226 or Toll-Free: 1-877-497-8995
Fax
(709) 497-8993

The City of St. John’s is the second largest owner and operator of social housing in the province of Newfoundland and Labrador. The City of St John’s Housing Division offers 476 units of affordable housing to individuals and families who live with a fixed or low income. We categorize our housing into Rent Geared to Income(RGI), Lower End of Market(LEM) and Affordable Housing. In order to determine eligibility, for the City’s housing units, people must submit an application. For more information please visit the City of St. John’s website or call the Housing Division

Telephone
709 596-8196

A specialized mental health service that offers sexual education as well as assessment and treatment of sexual difficulties for adults, individuals and/or couples

Telephone
709 777-5074

A non-for-profit organization established in 1983 by persons with disabilities who believed that a provincial organization is necessary to advance inclusion of personals with disabilities.

For more information call (709) 722-7011, visit www.codnl.ca, or email info@codnl.ca

Telephone
(709) 722-7011

The Community Education Network for Southwestern Newfoundland in collaboration with many community partners provide a range of Housing Support Services including: emergency and short-term stay housing (Aunt Jean’s Place), supportive housing for youth (scheduled opening June 2022) information on housing options and availability, assistance finding and maintaining suitable and affordable long-term housing, eviction prevention, used furniture storage and distribution, household start-up kits, emergency food and essential supplies, landlord engagement, collaborative partnerships, referrals and follow up.

Provides support for youth ages 12-18, offering programs and services that focus on the needs of youth and assisting with the development of health families and communities.

Corner Brook / Bay of Islands: (709) 639-9676 Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Stephenville: (709) 643-5399 Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Port aux Basques: (709) 695-6901 Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Provides free financial counselling focused on a client’s particular needs.  The goal is to provide consumers with a sense of financial well-being through counselling and education.

Telephone
(709) 753-5812 or 1-888-738-3328

A 24/7 text line for health care professionals and essential workers during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Text ‘FRONTLINE’ to 74174

Telephone
Text ‘FRONTLINE’ to 74174

Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) is a comprehensive, evidence-based treatment that works to provide a balance of acceptance and change using validation, problem solving and behaviour change strategies. DBT strives to help people acquire, strengthen and generalize new skills. Comprehensive treatment consists of weekly individual therapy sessions, a 24-week skills group, a consultation team for therapists and the availability of coaching calls to assist with skill development if necessary. For more information or to make a referral please call:

Central Triage 1-844-353-3330.

Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) is a comprehensive, evidence-based treatment that works to provide a balance of acceptance and change using validation, problem solving and behaviour change strategies. DBT strives to help people acquire, strengthen and generalize new skills. Comprehensive treatment consists of weekly individual therapy sessions, a 24-week skills group, a consultation team for therapists and the availability of coaching calls to assist with skill development if necessary. For more information or to make a referral please call:

Bonavista
(709) 468-5318
Monday to Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Clarenville
(709) 466-5723
Monday to Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Rural Avalon
(Harbour Grace, Bay Roberts, Old Perlican, Placentia, Whitbourne, St. Mary’s, Holyrood)
(709) 945-6513
Monday to Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

St. John’s
Central Intake, Adult
(709) 752-8888
Monday to Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) is a comprehensive, evidence-based treatment that works to provide a balance of acceptance and change using validation, problem solving and behaviour change strategies. DBT strives to help people acquire, strengthen and generalize new skills. Comprehensive treatment consists of weekly individual therapy sessions, a 24-week skills group, a consultation team for therapists and the availability of coaching calls to assist with skill development if necessary. For more information or to make a referral please call:

Corner Brook: (709) 634-4506, Monday to Friday 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Stephenville: (709)643-8740, Monday to Friday 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

The Eating Disorder Inpatient Program (EDIP) is a four-bed inpatient eating disorder unit at the Health Sciences Centre.  This program provides inpatient services for adults 18 years and older with eating disorders whose restrictive eating and/or compensatory behaviour (purging, over exercising, laxative use) place them at high risk  for medical complications.

Visit the website to learn more.

Address
Psychiatric Unit
Health Sciences Centre
300 Prince Philip Drive
St. John’s, NL
A1B 3V6
Telephone
(709) 777-2041

A 24/7 Emergency communal living shelter located in Corner Brook for anyone experiencing homelessness.

Please call 1-833-724-2444

Telephone
1-833-724-2444

End Homelessness St. John’s (EHSJ) exists to prevent and end homelessness in St. John’s. Working collaboratively with community and public systems’ stakeholders, EHSJ leads the coordination and integration of system-wide planning to ensure St. John’s can become the next community in Canada to end homelessness.

FASDNL is a pan-provincial organization working to educate, provide supports and resources, and raise awareness about fetal alcohol spectrum disorder (FASD). FASDNL provides FASD training and offers a monthly group for parents and caregivers. Visit www.fasdnl.ca

 

Programs that distribute free groceries or vouchers to eligible individuals and families on low income.  To find a food bank in your area of Newfoundland and Labrador please visit the website listed here.

This is an inpatient unit to serve clients over the age of 65 who require assessment, treatment, and diagnoses for a new onset of a psychiatric illness or new onset of cognitive decline. The unit also provides assessment and treatment for clients of any age who have a diagnosed dementia with challenging psychiatric or behavioral symptoms. Clients can be admitted to this unit via the Waterford Hospital’s emergency room, direct admission via psychiatrist outpatient clinics, or upon referral from psychiatrists, family doctors, or nurse practitioners.

 

Address
Waterford Hospital
306 Waterford Bridge Rd.,
St. John’s, NL
A1E 4J8
Telephone
(709) 777-3517

St. John’s Homestead Inc. is a homelessness/rooflessness non-profit organization based in St. John’s, NL.  The corporation has two programs that operate through a lived expertise and harm reduction lens.  The Homestead Program services St. John’s and Metro, while Homestead Rural is province wide.  Both programs deliver low barrier, self determined, and trauma-informed housing services to individuals 18+ who are experiencing or at risk of homelessness.  Referral for St. John’s Metro are accepted vie the NL Housing Corporation.  Referrals for other areas are accepted from rural community partners

Telephone
709 330-8986

The Labrador West Indigenous Service Centre delivers effective, culturally appropriate programs and services to assist all Indigenous peoples living in or transitioning to Labrador West, operating similarly to a friendship centre. For information, call (709) 288-0471 or email executive.asc@nunatukavut.ca.

Telephone
(709) 288-0471

A 12 room, 24 bed, 24 hours a day, operational year round hostel providing an alcohol and drug free environment, hosting an onsite cafeteria. For information, call (709) 896-8302 ext. 207 or email dcurl@lfchvgb.ca.

Telephone
(709) 896-8302 ext. 207

Transition housing available to male, female and LGBQTA individuals 16 years of age and older. The length of stay is short-term, while support staff work with the individual to find permanent housing.

Telephone
(709) 288-0392

The Labrador West Housing and Homelessness Coalition strives to eliminate homelessness and work on solutions for those in need. The Housing Support Worker for the coalition assists individuals in obtaining and maintaining safe, affordable, stable housing. For information, call (709) 944-3757 (office)/(709) 280-5071 (cell) or email hsw@crrstv.net.

Telephone
(709) 944-3757 (office)/(709) 280-5071 (cell)

Peer support is provided by individuals with lived experience of mental illness and/or addiction, fully integrated into local mental health and addictions teams (FACT, ODT, etc). A peer supporter offers individualized and/or group services, promoting hope and recovery through conversation and interaction with program staff and individuals participating in RHA programs, and identified supports. For more information on peer support services call:

Happy Valley-Goose Bay: (709) 897-2343

Labrador City/Wabush: (709) 285-8251

St. Anthony: (709) 454-0326

Provides assessment and therapeutic counselling to individuals of all ages in the areas of mental health and addiction.

 

Contact
Baie Verte Peninsula Health Centre
Address
1 Columbus Drive
Baie Verte, NL AOK 1BO
FAX: 532-4632
Telephone
709) 532-5271

Provides assessment and therapeutic counselling to individuals of all ages in the areas of mental health and addiction.

Contact
Dr. C.V. Memorial Health Center
Address
PO Box 9,
Glovertown, NL A0G 2L0
Telephone
(709) 533-2372

Provides assessment and therapeutic counselling to individuals of all ages in the areas of mental health and addiction.

Contact
Lewisporte Community Health Centre
Address

PO Box 1209,
394-412 Main Street
Lewisporte NL A0G 3A0
Telephone
(709) 535-0906

Provides assessment and therapeutic counselling to individuals of all ages in the areas of mental health and addiction.

Contact
Dr. YK Jeon Kittiwake Health Centre
Address
PO Box 209
57-61 Main Street,
Badger’s Quay, NL AOG 1BO
Telephone
(709) 536-2405

Provides assessment and therapeutic counselling to individuals of all ages in the areas of mental health and addiction.

Contact
Green Bay Community Health Centre
Address
326 Main St,
Springdale, NL A0J 1T0
Telephone
(709) 673-4974

Provides assessment and therapeutic counselling to individuals of all ages in the areas of mental health and addiction.

Contact
St. Alban’s Community Health Centre
Address
PO Box 490 Cormier Avenue
St. Alban’s, NL A0H 2E0
Telephone
(709) 538-3738

Provides assessment and therapeutic counselling to individuals of all ages in the areas of mental health and addiction.

Contact
Notre Dame Bay Memorial Health Care Centre
Address
Hospital Lane
Twillingate, NL AOG 4MO
Telephone
(709) 884-1370

Provides assessment and therapeutic counselling to individuals of all ages in the areas of mental health and addictions for NunatuKavut members. To book a session with Glenn Walsh, call (873) 354-4327 or email kullik.psychotherapy@gmail.com OR to book a session with Cortez Hancock, call (709) 699-3692 or email priorityhealthcounselling@gmail.com.

Telephone
(873) 354-4327 / (709) 699-3692

The Military Family Resource Centre (MFRC) is a registered non-profit organization governed by a volunteer Board of Directors. Through professional staff and volunteers, the centre aims to develop and provide services, programs and activities to enhance the quality of life for individuals and families within the military community, including emergency childcare and daycare, services to children and youth, as well family separation and reunion support. For more information, call (709) 896-6900 ext. 6060 or email gbmfrc@nf.sympatico. ca.

Telephone
709) 896-6900 ext. 6060

Mobile crisis response teams are comprised of mental health and addictions clinicians and trained police officers who respond together to crises in the community. The purpose of these teams is to deliver crisis intervention services directly to people in the community, thereby helping divert individuals from emergency departments and the criminal justice system.

This service is currently available in:

  • Gander
  • Grand Falls-Windsor

This service is available seven days a week from 10:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.

To access service please call:

  • 911
  • Gander RCMP Detachment (709) 256-6841
  • Grand Falls-Windsor Detachment (709) 489-2222
MWONL is a culturally diverse, provincial-based non-profit organization. Their uniqueness is based on its gender specific mandate. The organization delivers programs and to immigrant and newcomer women and their families in the province of Newfoundland and Labrador. They take into consideration their social, economic, and cultural equality, and allow them to fully participate. Their organization focuses on the unique concerns and needs of newcomer, immigrant, and refugee women and their families, and recognizes and responds accordingly. For more information, call (709) 726-0321 or visit https://mwonl.org
Address
Nuport Building
44 Torbay Road
St. John’s
Telephone
(709) 726-0321

A service of Memorial University of Newfoundland and Labrador for its students.  SWCC offers individualized personal counselling and health and wellness supports and is dedicated to helping students remain healthy and make good life choices while pursuing their academic goals.

MUN Grenfell Campus – Corner Brook

Address
5th Floor University Centre, UC-5000
Memorial University of Newfoundland
St. John’s, NL
A1C 5S7
Telephone
(709) 864-8500

Promote, enhance, and encourage the health, social, educational, economic, cultural, and political well-being of Aboriginal women.

Call Stephenville office at (709) 643-1290, or in person at 90 Main Street Stephenville

Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

NL Housing is a provincial Crown Corporation which operates under the authority of the Housing Corporation Act. It is governed by a Board of Directors appointed by the Lieutenant-Governor in Council. The Board represents different geographic areas and interest groups and reports to the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador through the Minister of Children, Seniors and Social Development and Minister Responsible for the Newfoundland and Labrador. NL Housing’s clientele consists of individuals and families with low-to-moderate incomes who require assistance in accessing or maintaining safe, adequate and affordable housing. The programs delivered serve renters, homeowners, those at risk of, or who are experiencing, homelessness and distinct populations whose housing needs are particularly acute, including persons with disabilities, persons with complex needs, seniors, youth, victims of intimate partner violence and Indigenous persons.
NL Housing offers a diverse range of programs across the housing continuum to meet the needs of clients, including:
• Operation and maintenance of the Corporation’s 5,575 public social housing units throughout the Province to over 12,000 low-income clients.
• Partner-Managed Housing Program that provides financial and technical support to partner-managed and cooperative housing providers offering subsidized housing to over 1,600 low to moderate income households throughout the province.
• Rental Supplement Program that provides rental assistance to low-income households in private accommodations which assists over 2,000 lowincome individuals secure affordable housing.
• Home Repair programs that provide financial assistance to over 1,400 low-income homeowners to complete much needed repairs to their homes, improve accessibility or to make energy efficiency improvements.
• Supportive Living Program that provides grants to non-profit organizations to provide services and supports or build community capacity towards addressing and preventing homelessness. In 2019-20, this program funded 22 partner organizations to deliver 28 projects across Newfoundland and Labrador, supporting over 5,000 individuals.
• Emergency Shelter Program which manages a 24/7 toll free number to support individuals experiencing homelessness. NL Housing engages a range of non-profit and private shelter operators to respond to required emergency shelter placement for individuals experiencing homelessness and connect them to supports to secure permanent housing as quickly as possible. In 2019-20, over 1,000 individuals accessed services of this program.
• Transition Housing Program that provides funding to the Province’s 10 transition houses to provide safe short-term accommodations, services and resources to support women and their children who are vulnerable for, at risk of, or have been subjected to intimate partner violence. In 2019-20, there were almost 850 admissions to this program.
Additional information about eligibility and access to programs and services offered by NL Housing, as well as the current mandate, can be found at the
Newfoundland and Labrador Housing Corporation website

For regional housing enquiries, other than application status, please contact your local regional office:

Avalon Regional Office:  709 724-3000
Corner Brook:  709 639-5201
Gander: 709 256-1300
Goose Bay:  709 896-1920
Grand Falls-Windsor:  709 292-1000
Marystown: 709 279-5375
Stephenville: 709 643-6826

Provides community-based intergenerational trauma and addiction programs within Nunatsiavut drawing upon clinical best practices and cultural/traditional knowledge for individual, family, and group therapy and healing. Services incorporate culturally-appropriate holistic wellness approaches, including expressive arts, psychodrama, meditation, land-based and cultural activities, Elders and Knowledge Holders into the Trauma and Addictions Healing Program.

Address
P.O. Box 70
25 Ikajuktauvik Road
Nain, NL
A0P 1L0
Telephone
(709) 922-2942
Fax
(709) 922-2931
These hubs provide rapid access to Suboxone and Methadone, and are also available to support community-based physicians, nurse practitioners, pharmacists, and counsellors. Within Eastern Health Opioid Treatment Centres are located at:

St John’s

Building 532, 80 Charter Avenue
(709) 752-4478

Bell Island

2 Railroad Street
(709) 752-4478

The hubs provide rapid access to medication-assisted treatment (suboxone or methadone). Telehealth is an option to access the service. The regional Opioid Treatment Centres can also support community-based physicians, nurse practitioners, nurses, pharmacists and counsellors upon request.

Gander Central East Hub – 709 256-5667

Gambo Hub – 709 674-5373

Grand Falls-Windsor–Central West Hub – 709 489-8150

 

Offering prevention and promotion services and information to individuals, families, communities, organizations and professional groups.  For a complete list of services visit https://mha.easternhealth.ca/prevention-promotion//prevention-promotion/

Addictions Prevention Consultants

St. John’s Metro
Telephone: (709) 752-4030

Rural Avalon & Peninsulas
Telephone: (709) 786-5230

Addictions Coordinators

St. John’s Metro
Telephone: (709) 752-4226

Peninsulas
Telephone: (709) 466-5727

Mental Health Consultants

St. John’s Metro
Telephone: (709) 752-6846 or (709) 752-4359

In Newfoundland and Labrador, primary health care is typically a person’s first point of contact with the health care system. It includes a range of community-based services essential to maintaining and improving health and well-being throughout an individual’s entire lifespan.

If you have primary health care concerns, please contact your primary care provider (i.e. Family Doctor or Nurse Practitioner).  If you don’t have a primary care provider please register with Patient Connect NL here.  You can also visit Find A Doctor NL  Registration is currently open to residents of the Eastern Health Region only.  It will open to other regions as other Collaborative Team Clinic’s (CTC)  become available in the province. For primary health care needs throughout NL please see the following Primary-Care-Resource.pdf (gov.nl.ca) .

 If you are looking psychiatric services please talk to you primary care provider.  If you are experiencing a psychiatric emergency please visit you local hospital.

Psychiatric emergency services are available in any emergency department.  The emergency department is staffed on a 24-hour basis.  A health professional, such as a Doctor or Nurse, assess all patients who present with mental health and addiction concerns.  The department also has access, when needed, to 24-hour, on-call coverage by a Psychiatrist or psychiatric staff.

Visit the emergency department nearest you.

Programs and services to support the indigenous population, including health services and benefits, employment programs, and education and training.

Visit www.qalipu.ca or call (709) 634-0996 for more information.

Monday to Friday, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Telephone
(709) 634-0996

The Regional Opioid Dependence Treatment Hub has options available for concerns related to opioid use or wanting help to reduce physical, mental and emotional withdrawal symptoms. The ODT program offers Suboxone, Methadone, withdrawal support, counselling support, family support, links to resources, and free Naloxone. For more information you can call directly to 709 752-4478

Telephone
709 752-4478

The Regional Opioid Dependence Treatment Hub has options available for concerns related to opioid use or wanting help to reduce physical, mental and emotional withdrawal symptoms. The ODT program offers Suboxone, Methadone, withdrawal support, counselling support, family support, links to resources, and free Naloxone. In-person (appointment or walk-in), telephone and telehealth service is available throughout the region.

Address
Labrador Health Centre
P.O. Box 7000, Station C
227 Hamilton River Road
Happy Valley-Goose Bay, NL
A0P 1C0
Telephone
(709) 897-2125
Fax
(709) 896-6778

Regional Wellness Coalitions provide opportunities for people to become involved in community action around the issues that affect their health by providing leadership, coordination and support for local wellness initiatives. For more information contact:

  • Labrador Regional Wellness Coalition: info@lrwc.ca
  • Northern Regional Wellness Coalition: (709) 454-0521 / 454-0346, info@northernwellnesscoalition.com

SHIELD (Sexual Health Information Exchange Labrador District) Project is a youth led and adult supported initiative encouraging positive sexual health, personal wellness and healthy relationships through Art, Culture, and Technology (ACT).

Address
P.O. Box 767
49 Grenfell Street
Happy Valley-Goose Bay, NL
A0P 1E0
Telephone
(709) 896-8302 ext. 224
Fax
(709) 896-8731

24/7 Crisis line offering support and information to those who have experienced sexual assault in Corner Brook and surrounding areas.

Phone or text (709) 216-4357.

Telephone
(709) 216-4357

A  registered charity based in St. John’s that provides services to adults who face mental health challenges, addictions, trauma, poverty, homelessness, criminal justice involvement, low literacy, and long periods of unemployment.

Telephone
709 738-8390

One of eight regionally-based councils funded by the Women’s Policy Office to advance the status of women by helping them to navigate services such as housing, income support, employment programs, counselling, schools, and more. For more information contact:

  • Labrador West Status of Women Council, P.O. Box 171, 227 Humber Avenue, Labrador City, NL, (709) 944-6562, lwsw@crrstv.net
  • Mokami Status of Women Council, P.O. Box 329, Station B, 43 Grenfell Street, Happy Valley-Goose Bay, NL, (709) 896-3484 ext. 209, coordinator@mokamiwomen.ca
  • NorPen Status of Women Council, 212 Main Street, Port Saunders, NL, (709) 861-4842, executivedirector.npswc@gmail.com

Provides support to reduce harm related to substance abuse and other risky behaviour, including but not limited to: harm related to HIV infection and transmission; harm related to Hepatitis B and C infection and transmission; harm related to wound infection or improper injection practices; and Overdose Prevention and Naloxone Kits. This program offers free supplies to promote harm reduction, such as needles, condoms, snorting kits, etc.

Telephone
(709) 634-7927

Community Centre offering programs and services to the greater Corner Brook area with a focus on NL Housing tenants and low-income families and individuals.

Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., closed for lunch

Call (709) 634-0050 or visit their Facebook page

Address
30 Crestview Avenue
Corner Brook
Telephone
(709) 634-0050

Violence Prevention Labrador is a regional committee against violence that aims to increase awareness and provides resources for victims and service providers. It is located in Happy Valley-Goose Bay and serves all of Labrador. For information call (709) 899-3231 or email coordinator@vplabrador.ca.

Violence Prevention Northern Peninsula is a regional committee against violence that aims to increase awareness and provides resources for victims and service providers. It is located in St. Anthony and represents the area from St. Anthony to River of Ponds. For information call (709) 454-3351 or email darlenerice@gov.nl.ca.

Offering housing, income support, victim services, legal assistance, family law information and support for women (with or without children) fleeing domestic abuse.

Hope Haven – Labrador City – For crisis support, call (709) 944-2200 or Toll Free 1-888-332-0000. For more information, call (709) 944-7124 or email hopehaven@crrstv.net.

Kirkina House – Rigolet – For crisis support, call (709) 947-3333. For more information, call (709) 947-3334 or email rigoletsafehouse@bellaliant.com.

Libra House – Happy Valley-Goose Bay – For crisis support, call (709) 896-3014. For more information, call (709) 896-3014 or email jkeating@librahouse.ca.

Nain Transition House – Nain – For crisis support, call (709) 922-1229 or Toll Free 1-866-922-1230. For more information, call (709) 922-1230 or email nainsafehouse@nf.aibn.com.

Natuashish Safe House – Natuashish – For crisis support or more information, call (709) 478-2390.

Nukum Munik Shelter – Sheshatshiu – For crisis support, call (709) 497-8869. For more information, call (709) 497-8868.

Selma Onalik Safe House – Hopedale (currently closed for renovations) – For crisis support or more information, call (709) 933-3420 or email hopedalewomensshelter@yahoo.ca.

The service to children and youth, 12 -18 years old, aimed at reducing harm associated with substance use, as well as helping youth stay in school.  Youth Outreach Workers act as mentors and positive influencers, helping connect and navigate services, providing information and working with community partners who also service children and youth.

St. John’s
(709) 777-2200

Holyrood, Whitbourne, St. Mary’s Bay, Placentia Bay
(709) 227-6832

Bay Roberts and Harbour Grace
(709) 945-6513

Bonavista
(709) 468-5318

Clarenville
(709) 466-5723

Grand Bank
(709) 832-1640

Marystown
(709) 279-7952

 

Youth Early Intervention and Outreach Workers provide support to youth (12-29), support to parents of youth, and other family members who are concerned about their loved one.

Monday to Friday 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

New-Wes-Valley        (709) 536-1120

Springdale                   (709)  673 – 5545

St. Alban’s                   (709)  538 – 3682

Twillingate                  (709) 884 – 4101

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