Kid’s Help Phone – 1-800-668-6868
If you are a young person, and you need someone to talk to, you can call the Kid’s Help Phone at 1-800-668-6868.
Texting and online chat options are also available.
- To text with counsellor, text the word CONNECT to 686868
- To live chat, visit https://kidshelpphone.ca/live-chat/ and click the “chat” button OR download the Always There app.
For additional resources and information, visit:
- We’re here 24/7 to support anyone affected by suicide in Northwest Territories and across Canada
The Kids Help Phone has also expanded their services to include an adult texting service. Text the word WELLNESS to 741741.
NWT Help Line – 1-800-661-0844
Available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. 100% free and confidential. Call 1-800-661-0844.
For more information visit: NWT Help Line | Health and Social Services
For wellness information, tips, and community events, visit the NWT Help Line Facebook page.
NWT Quitline – 1-866-286-5099
A free and confidential help line for people who want to quit smoking. It provides trained Cessation Counsellors as well as personalized call back programs. It also offers quit smoking reading materials and translation services for all NWT languages. Call toll-free 1-866-286-5099, 24 hours a day.