Where to Get Help

Here is a list of resources for treatment or support.

Al-Anon / Alateen 
Cambridge 519-658-8222; Kitchener-Waterloo 519-896-5678

Alcoholic Anonymous (AA) 
Cambridge 519-658-8222, Kitchener-Waterloo 519-742-6183

Alcohol Help Centre

Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA)
24-hour Distress Centre Crisis Line 519-745-1166 for supportive listening or 1-866-366-4566, Youth Crisis Line: 519-745-1166 for callers 18 years and younger

Canadian Hearing Society (CONNECT Counselling)
519-744-6811; TTY: 519-744-6901

Centre for Addiction & Mental Health (CAMH)
1-800-463-2338, info@camh.ca

Cocaine Anonymous 


Mental Health Helpline, 1-866-531-2600
Drug and Alcohol Helpline, 1-800-565-8603
Problem Gambling Helpline, 1-888-230-3505

Emergency Accommodation in Waterloo Region
Printable Document

Health Care Connect
Toll free: 1-800-445-1822

Here 24 Seven 
1 844 437 3247

House of Friendship Addiction Services 

Kids Help Phone 
1-800-668-6868 (24 Hour Helpline)

Methadone Saves Lives (CAMH)

Narcotics Anonymous (NA)
Local area meetings and information: www.gtascna.org


Portage Residential Adolescent Program 

Ray of Hope Youth Addiction 

Region of Waterloo Sexual Health Clinic

Sexual Assault Support Centre of Waterloo Region
24-hour line, free and confidential: 519-741-8633

St. Mary's Counselling Service 
Cambridge: 519-650-7026, Kitchener: 519-745-2585

Street Outreach Programs in Waterloo Region
Printable Document

Waterloo Regional Police Service

Emergency 911
Kitchener / Waterloo / Cambridge 519-653-7700
Other Areas 519-570-3000

Withdrawal Management (Detox) at Grand River Hospital