Most of us go through life solving our day-to-day problems without needing help to cope with our feelings. But a severe illness, an accident or an emotional crisis can overwhelm us, at least temporarily, and suddenly we need help. In this section, you will find the resources and tips on getting help when you need it most.
For more information visit the CMHA National website.
Are you in crisis?
If you or someone you know is in crisis and requires immediate assistance, call 911 or go to your nearest hospital.
Local crisis intervention services include:
North Bay Regional Health Centre
Crisis Intervention – 24 hours/seven days per week
Nipissing and Area
Tel: 705-495-8198 or 705-495-8148
Toll Free / Long Distance
West Nipissing General Hospital
Open 7 days a week
3:30pm – 11:00pm
Tel: 705-753-3110 ext. 288
Nipissing Mental Health Housing Support Services
Open Monday to Friday
9:00am – 4:00pm
For information about CMHA Nipissing community support services click here.
Mental Health and Addiction Service Information in Ontario
ConnexOntario offers 24/7 telephone support/referrals for mental health and alcohol and drug treatment services. You can also view service directories on their websites.