NWT Help Line

Last modified: 
Mon, 12/16/2019 - 10:54

The NWT Help Line offers free support to residents of the Northwest Territories, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. It is 100% free and confidential. The NWT Help Line also has an option for follow-up calls.  

Residents can call the help line at 1-800-661-0844.

Trained responders can help you with any number of concerns, including:

  • stress management;
  • suicidal thoughts;
  • abuse;
  • sexual assault; and
  • depression and anxiety.

NWT residents can also visit the NWT Help Line Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/NWTHelpLine/ for wellness information, tips, and community events.

Kid’s Help Phone

If you are under 25 years old and you need someone to talk to, you can also call the Kid’s Help Phone 24/7 at 1-800-668-6868. Texting and online chat options are also available 24/7.

  • To text with a 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 more resources and information you can visit the website at: https://kidshelpphone.ca/.