Resources

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Delinquency

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Social and professional reintegration

Alter Justice

French

Provincial Resource

Non-profit organization that offers various intervention, information and support programs for people affected by judicialization and detention in a Quebec correctional institution (sentence of two years less a day). The organization offers a telephone information service, an accompaniment service for applications for suspension of a criminal record (pardon application), information workshops and awareness activities. 

418 522-4343

Website

Delinquency

Legal problems

Commission des services juridiques (CSJ)

French

English

Provincial Resource

The Commission des services juridiques is the agency charged with applying the Act respecting legal aid and the provision of certain other legal services in Québec. The Commission ensures that legal aid is provided, either free of charge or with a contribution from the beneficiary, to financially eligible persons who apply for it and that certain other legal services are provided.

Website

Delinquency

Legal problems

Community Justice Centers

French

English

Provincial Resource

The Community Justice Centers are non-profit organizations located in several regions of Quebec that offer free and confidential legal information services for all citizens, regardless of their income or the legal nature of their problem.

Website

Delinquency

Legal problems

Éducaloi

French

English

Provincial Resource

Éducaloi is a charitable organization that has played a leading role in improving access to justice since it was founded in 2000. Its core mission is to explain to Quebecers the law, their rights, and their responsibilities. To do this, Éducaloi has three main areas of focus: legal information, legal education, and the development of expertise in clear legal communication.

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Alcohol or drug addiction

Anxiety disorders

Bipolar disorder

Borderline personality disorder

Breakup

Bullying

Burnout

Chronic Pain

Delinquency

Depression

Domestic violence

Eating disorders

Emergency care responders

Family caregivers

Farmers

Financial problems

Gambling addiction

Grief and loss

Indigenous peoples

Insomnia

Internet addiction

Interpersonal problems

Legal problems

LGBTQ

Loneliness and isolation

Loss of autonomy

Loved ones

Men

Mental health/distress

Obsessive-compulsive disorder

Panic attacks

Physical health, illness, and disability

Postpartum depression

Posttraumatic stress

Schizophrenia

Self-harm

Seniors

Social and professional reintegration

Suicide prevention

Traumatic brain injury

Victims of crime

Victims of sexual assault

Violence

Women

Youth

Carrefour le Moutier

French

English

Montérégie

A front-line community organization with a regional scope whose mission is to welcome, listen to and equip anyone who is going through a difficult time, a period of transition, so that they can regain their strength and their power to act, for themselves and for their community.

450-679-7111

Website

Alcohol or drug addiction

Anxiety disorders

Bipolar disorder

Borderline personality disorder

Breakup

Bullying

Burnout

Chronic Pain

Depression

Domestic violence

Eating disorders

Family caregivers

Financial problems

Gambling addiction

Grief and loss

Indigenous peoples

Insomnia

Internet addiction

Interpersonal problems

Legal problems

LGBTQ

Loneliness and isolation

Loss of autonomy

Loved ones

Men

Mental health/distress

Obsessive-compulsive disorder

Panic attacks

Physical health, illness, and disability

Postpartum depression

Posttraumatic stress

Self-harm

Seniors

Social and professional reintegration

Suicide prevention

Victims of crime

Victims of sexual assault

Violence

Women

Centre d'écoute de Laval

French

24/7

Laurentides

Laval

The CEL offers a generalist, anonymous, confidential and free telephone listening service to any person in difficulty or feeling the need to confide.

450-664-2787 ou le 1-888-664-1558

Website

Alcohol or drug addiction

Anxiety disorders

Bipolar disorder

Borderline personality disorder

Breakup

Bullying

Burnout

Chronic Pain

Delinquency

Depression

Domestic violence

Eating disorders

Emergency care responders

Family caregivers

Farmers

Financial problems

Gambling addiction

Grief and loss

Indigenous peoples

Insomnia

Internet addiction

Interpersonal problems

Legal problems

LGBTQ

Loneliness and isolation

Loss of autonomy

Loved ones

Men

Mental health/distress

Obsessive-compulsive disorder

Panic attacks

Physical health, illness, and disability

Postpartum depression

Posttraumatic stress

Schizophrenia

Self-harm

Seniors

Social and professional reintegration

Suicide prevention

Traumatic brain injury

Victims of crime

Victims of sexual assault

Violence

Women

Youth

Centre d'écoute et de prévention du suicide (CEPS) Beauce-Etchemins

French

24/7

Chaudière-Appalaches

The CEPS' mission is to prevent psychological distress and suicide and to promote wellness in the Beauce and Etchemins region. 

(418) 228-0001

Website

Alcohol or drug addiction

Anxiety disorders

Bipolar disorder

Borderline personality disorder

Breakup

Bullying

Burnout

Chronic Pain

Delinquency

Depression

Domestic violence

Eating disorders

Emergency care responders

Family caregivers

Financial problems

Gambling addiction

Grief and loss

Insomnia

Internet addiction

Interpersonal problems

Legal problems

Loneliness and isolation

Loss of autonomy

Men

Mental health/distress

Obsessive-compulsive disorder

Panic attacks

Physical health, illness, and disability

Postpartum depression

Posttraumatic stress

Schizophrenia

Self-harm

Social and professional reintegration

Suicide prevention

Traumatic brain injury

Victims of crime

Victims of sexual assault

Violence

Women

Youth

Centre d'écoute et de référence Multi-Écoute

French

24/7

Montreal

The mission of the Centre Multi-Écoute is to provide mental health prevention and to help with the social integration of any person who needs it.
The Centre Multi-Écoute is a listening, psychosocial assistance and referral center for all individuals. It offers services in several languages while respecting the culture of the participant and, as much as possible, in the client's language of origin. In this sense, the Centre Multi-Écoute pays special attention to immigrants.

514-737-3604

Website

Alcohol or drug addiction

Anxiety disorders

Bipolar disorder

Borderline personality disorder

Breakup

Bullying

Burnout

Chronic Pain

Delinquency

Depression

Domestic violence

Eating disorders

Emergency care responders

Family caregivers

Farmers

Financial problems

Gambling addiction

Grief and loss

Indigenous peoples

Insomnia

Internet addiction

Interpersonal problems

Legal problems

LGBTQ

Loneliness and isolation

Loss of autonomy

Loved ones

Men

Mental health/distress

Obsessive-compulsive disorder

Panic attacks

Physical health, illness, and disability

Postpartum depression

Posttraumatic stress

Schizophrenia

Self-harm

Seniors

Social and professional reintegration

Suicide prevention

Traumatic brain injury

Victims of crime

Victims of sexual assault

Violence

Women

Secours-Amitié Estrie

French

Estrie

Secours-Amitié Estrie is a front-line community organization working on prevention and support in the area of mental health. It offers an anonymous, confidential and free telephone listening service to the adult population of the Eastern Townships, i.e. 9 MRCs and 117 towns and villages. The organization also offers a customized training service in active listening to organizations in the Eastern Townships.

Ligne d'écoute : 819-564-2323 et 1-800-667-3841

Website

Alcohol or drug addiction

Anxiety disorders

Bipolar disorder

Borderline personality disorder

Breakup

Bullying

Burnout

Chronic Pain

Depression

Domestic violence

Eating disorders

Family caregivers

Farmers

Financial problems

Gambling addiction

Grief and loss

Indigenous peoples

Insomnia

Internet addiction

Interpersonal problems

Legal problems

LGBTQ

Loneliness and isolation

Loss of autonomy

Loved ones

Men

Mental health/distress

Obsessive-compulsive disorder

Panic attacks

Physical health, illness, and disability

Postpartum depression

Posttraumatic stress

Schizophrenia

Self-harm

Seniors

Social and professional reintegration

Suicide prevention

Traumatic brain injury

Victims of crime

Victims of sexual assault

Violence

Women

Tel-Aide Québec

French

Bas-Saint-Laurent

Capitale-Nationale

Gaspésie / Îles-de-la-Madeleine

Mission: To provide a free listening and referral service to anyone experiencing loneliness, anxiety or distress, as well as to those with suicidal thoughts.
Hours of operation from 9:00 a.m. to midnight, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.

418-686-2433 / Régions 1-877-700-2433

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