Kids Help Phone:
Kids Help Phone is Canada’s only national 24-hour, bilingual and anonymous phone counselling, web counselling and referral service for children and youth. Their service is completely anonymous and confidential — they don’t trace calls or have call display. Callers don’t even have to tell they their name if they don’t want to.
Created in 1989 to provide a way for young people to confidentially report abuse, Kids Help Phone provides free, accessible support to any young person reaching out, anywhere in the country. Since its creation, Kids Help Phone has evolved their response and solutions, always focused on staying relevant to youth, recognizing the complexity of issues they face and ensuring counsellors are ready to address the continuum of emotional and mental health needs from crisis situations to the everyday concerns of growing up.
Young people in need of support can contact Kids Help Phone 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and 365 days a year at 1-800-668-6868.
For additional information on Kids Help Phone, please visit https://kidshelpphone.ca.
https://needhelpnow.ca is a website is designed to provide youth (13 to 17 years old) with practical steps to regain control over a situation in which they or someone they know has been negatively impacted by a sexual picture/video being shared by peers. This includes information about contacting websites/ online services to request a picture/video be removed, dealing with peers who may have seen or be sharing the content, the importance of emotional support, and information on certain criminal offences. The site also provides resources for parents and safe adults who are assisting youth involved in these types of instances.