Canadian youth can now contact Kids Help Phone by texting TALK to 686868 (English) or TEXTO to 686868 (French).
Read more in this CBC News story.
Here’s where to get help if you or someone you know is having suicidal thoughts:
Kids Help Phone:
Text: TALK to 686868 (English) or TEXTO to 686868 (French)
Live Chat counselling at www.kidshelpphone.ca.
Canada Suicide Prevention Service:
Canadian Association for Suicide Prevention:
Find a 24-hour crisis centre: https://suicideprevention.ca/Need-Help.