Here is a list of free, low cost or subsidized community resources in Winnipeg:
Mobile Crisis Service Winnipeg
204-940-1781 (Crisis Line)
Crisis intervention service for adults experiencing mental health crisis. Phone support and community visits offered for mental health assessments. They provide a range of mental health services in both community and hospital settings. The program is committed to providing a responsive and inclusive system aimed to restore, promote and maintain mental health and well-being for the Winnipeg population.
Crisis Response Centre
Open 24 hours a day, seven days a week, and is located at 817 Bannatyne Avenue, at the corner of Tecumseh. Walk-in assessment and treatment available.
The Crisis Response Centre is designed for adults who are experiencing:
• Personal distress and who are at risk of harm associated with the immediate crisis, including suicide.
• Symptoms of a mental health condition that requires assessment and treatment.
• Circumstances which require de-escalation to prevent relapses.
• Mental health problems that, if dealt with, may prevent hospitalization.
• Emotional trauma, where assessment, crisis intervention and links to longer-term services can be made.
• Difficulty obtaining ongoing services after a crisis.
• Difficulty obtaining help after hours when mental health service providers are unavailable.
Klinic Crisis Support Services
Manitoba Suicide Prevention & Support Line (24/7)
Toll free: 1-877-435-7170
Klinic Crisis Line (24/7)
Phone: (204) 786-8686
Toll free: 1-888-322-3019
Sexual Assault Crisis Line (24/7)
Phone: (204) 786-8631
Toll free: 1-888-292-7565
The Klinic Crisis Program operates a variety of crisis phone lines and online support services, providing free and confidential counselling, support and referrals for people who are suicidal, in crisis or struggling to cope.
Healthlinks – Info Santé
204-788-8200 or toll-free 1-888-315-9257
Healthlinks is a provincial telephone health information line available to all Manitobans that is staffed by bilingual registered nurses 24/7, 365 days of the year. Nurses triage health issues - from flu symptoms to child fevers to heart attacks - and provide health information to guide you and help you find the care you need across the province.
Addictions Foundation of Manitoba
Manitoba Addictions Helpline
24-Hour Problem Gambling Helpline Toll-Free
AFM is a Crown agency that is committed to being a foundation of excellence in providing addictions services and supporting healthy behaviours. AFM employs over 400 staff and provides a wide range of addictions services to Manitobans through 28 locations across the province.
At least 1 in 5 Canadians experience problems with alcohol, drugs or gambling during their lifetime. Many more are affected by someone they care about experiencing these struggles. People of all ages and backgrounds experience these issues – and make positive changes.
The Canadian Mental Health Association – Manitoba and Winnipeg
930 Portage Avenue
Winnipeg MB R3G 0P8
Promotes mental health awareness and supports the resilience and recovery of people experiencing mental illness. They provide information resources, educational events, direct services, and research and advocacy.