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Paintings from art therapy services offered by Amelia Jones, registered psychotherapist in Ontario


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  • 211: Helpline to find any service in your area.
    Call or text 211.

  • General emergency shelter service call Central Intake: 416-338-4766

  • Mental Health Crisis Line (Canada): 1-888-893-8333

  • Toronto Distress Centre: 416-408-4357 or 408-HELP

  • Gerstein Centre for Distress: 416-929-5200 

  • Kids Help Phone: Call 1-800-6868, or text 686868.

  • Trans Lifeline: Peer support phone service run by trans people for trans and questioning peers.                    Call 1-877-330-6366.

  • Anishnaabe Kwewag Gamig Northern Ontario First Nations Crisis Line: 1-800-388-5171

  • Anishnawbe Mental Health Crisis Line for Indigenous Peoples: 416-891-8606

  • VAW shelter service call Central Intake: 416-863-0511

  • Assaulted Women’s Helpline:

    • Phone: 1-866-863-0511

    • TTY: 1-866-863-7868

    • Text: #SAFE (#7233) on your Bell, Rogers, or Telus mobile phone

  • Fem’aide (Francophone):

    • Téléphone: 1-877-336-2433

    • Téléscripteur: 1-866-860-7082

  • Seniors Safety Line: 1-866-299-1011

  • Online map that connects you to your local shelter or transition house for help or information. You do not have to stay at a shelter or transition house to speak to someone there and get help from them.


  • Canadian Network for the Prevention of Elder Abuse: Connects people and organizations, fosters the exchange of reliable information, and advances program and policy development on elder abuse.


  • Draw The Line: Engages Ontarians in a dialogue about sexual violence.


  • Gender-Based Violence Knowledge Centre: Government of Canada website providing services and information.


  • National Aboriginal Circle Against Family Violence: Supports professionals working in the areas of Indigenous family violence, prevention, intervention and longer term care.


  • Neighbours, Friends and Families: Public education on intimate partner violence.


  • Ending Violence Association of Canada: Brings together all of the sectors involved in anti-violence issues for national dialogue and action.

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