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Sometimes it can be difficult to know what you need; it can be hard to know where to start looking or to know what’s available. When you dial 2-1-1, a real person will listen to your situation and help connect you to people who are willing to help. Dialing 2-1-1 makes it easy to find information and learn about your options. 211 is a free call to make and it is available 24/7.
Huron Perth Helpline and Crisis Response Team
Choices For Change
Choices for Change: Alcohol, Drug and Gambling Counselling Centre is an incorporated, charitable organization governed by a volunteer Board of Directors.
Toll Free: 1-877-218-0077
John Wilkinson is our school based counsellor and visits the school every Monday and Wednesday.
Children’s Aid Society Huron/Perth
Phone: 1-519-524-7356 (Goderich)
Toll Free: 1-800-668-5094
Huron Perth Centre Mental Health Services
Provides a counselling service for children and youth who may be struggling with mental health issues We see children, youth up to the age of 18 and their families.
Phone: (519) 482-3931 x3221
Kids Help Phone
- Phone counselling
- Web counselling
- Free 24/7
- For ages 20 & under
- Anonymous & Confidential
Ontario Mental Health Helpline
The Mental Health Helpline provides information about mental health services in Ontario.
Mental Health Helpline website
Huron Perth Health Line
Provides health information for parents, students, school staff and the general public in Perth. A Public Health Nurse can help answer questions about infectious disease, parenting, child health, pregnancy, immunization, healthy eating, quitting smoking, safe water and food, community resources, and much more!
Available Monday to Friday, 8:30 am to 4:30 pm
All information is confidential and shared only with client consent .
Sexual Health Clinic
Birth control, sexual health and pregnancy information.
Phone: 1-888-221-2133 ext. 2406 (Huron)
Huron Perth Public Health website
Huron Safe Homes for Youth
Huron Safe Homes for Youth is a voluntary, confidential service for youth (age sixteen to their eighteenth birthday) and their families/caregivers in Huron County. There is no cost to individuals accessing this service.
Huron Safe Homes for Youth Website
Women’s Shelter and Second Stage Housing
Provides critical services to women and their families experiencing gender-based violence through intake, risk assessment, safety planning, system navigation and advocacy.
Crime Stoppers seeks to involve the public, the media and the police in the fight against crime.
Other Community Links
Ontario Provincial Police (non-emergency line): 1-888-310-1122
Partners in Employment: 519-235-0471 – http://partnersinemployment.on.ca/
Drug and Alcohol Helpline (Connex Ontario): 1-866-531-2600 – Connex Ontario website