In Crisis?

Brock CHC does not offer 24/7 immediate crisis counselling. In the event of a mental health crisis please contact:

Durham Mental Health Crisis Services: 1-800-742-1890
Distress Centre Durham: 905-430-2522 or 1-800-425-0688

If you require immediate medical attention please contact 911 and attend the nearest Emergency Department for assessment.

Other Community Mental Health and Counselling Supports

Assaulted Women’s Helpline

1.866.863.0511 outside 416 area
TTY: 1.866.863.7868

Bethesda House (Shelter) – Bowmanville

24 hour crisis line
905.623.6050 or 1.800.338.3397

Big White Wall

Online mental health and well-being service

Community Care Durham COPE Mental Health

Group support to adults aged 16 and older with emotional and/or mental health concerns
905-668-6223 ext. 613

Denise House (Shelter) – Oshawa

24 hour crisis line for abused women, counselling, children’s programs
905.728.7311 or 1.800.263.3725

Distress Centre Durham

24 hour telephone counselling, crisis and suicide intervention and referral
905.430.2522 or 1.800.452.0688

Durham Mental Health Services/Mobile Services

Short term crisis beds, visits and 24 hour free and confidential support line for individuals 16+ with a history of mental illness
905.666.0483 or 1.800.742.1890

Durham Rape Crisis Centre

24 hour counselling and support groups for recent or past abuse

Durham Region Domestic Violence / Sexual Assault Care Centre (Lakeridge Health)

24 hour crisis line, counselling and referrals for male/female sexual assault victims, all ages

Family Services Durham

Counselling and supports

Family Services York Region

Counselling and supports

Herizon House – Ajax-Pickering

Women’s Centre 24 hour crisis line

Kids Help Phone


Mental Health Service Information Ontario Line

Free, confidential, anonymous, 24 hours

Ontario Problem Gambling Hotline


Pinewood Centre of Lakeridge Health

24 hour crisis line, detox, walk-in (Oshawa)

Pride Line

1-855-87PRIDE (77433)

Telecare Distress Line of Greater Simcoe


Telehealth Ontario


Wellness Together Canada

Free counselling available 24/7

Women’s Own Detox Crisis Line


York Region Crisis Response Team (310-COPE)