Health and Wellness
Sudbury/Manitoulin Community Resource List
Teen Health & Wellness (Highly Recommended)
Kids Help Phone
800-668-6868 or text 686868
Twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week
1-866-925-5454 or text 686868
24hrs – For students between 17-25
Online Safety For Teens
Teen Voices : Oversharing and your digital footprint.
Facebook Privacy Guide
The ins-and-outs of using Facebook’s privacy settings, straight from Facebook.
Facebook – Parents Portal.
That’s Not Cool
Your cell phone, IM, and social networks are all a digital extension of who you are. When someone you’re with pressures you or disrespects you in those places, that’s not cool.
For Parents and Caregivers
Kids Safety Online. The Canadian Red Cross provides information and tips to keep your kids safe online.
The Government of Canada provides various resources to help you keep your kids safe online.
Sponsored by the Internet Education Foundation, GetNetWise provides resources and information to help educate adults on young people’s privacy and safety online.
Kids mental Health – parents education resource
This Ontario guidance for parents provides a variety of information in the form of blogs, tips and news articles.
Canadian AIDS Society
HIV Information Hotlines
Sexual Health and STI’s
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange
Originally founded in 1990 to share information among people living with HIV about new and emerging treatments, CATIE’s mandate has expanded to providing both treatment and prevention information on HIV and hepatitis C to frontline service providers across Canada.
Alcohol and Drugs
Al Anon Family Groups
Get help with substance use(drug, alcohol, gambling, mental health)
Connex Ontario (addiction, mental health)
DCO – Distress and Crisis Ontario
Mood Disorders Association of Ontario
9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. EST, Monday to Friday
NEDIC -National Eating Disorders Information Centre
Grief and Loss
Bereaved Families of Ontario
SACY – Sudbury Action Centre for youth
Rape, Sexual Violence, and Domestic Violence
Voices for Women – Sudbury Sexual Assault Centre
Toll Free – 1-877-841-1101
Talk 4 Healing 1-855-554-HEAL
Assaulted Women’s Help Line – 1-866-863-0511
Child Abuse Hotline
The following is a useful tool for our students that self harm.
“Compass provides mental health, developmental and community services for children, youth and families. ” Compass is the Lead Agency for Child and Youth Mental Health Services in the Districts of Sudbury and Manitoulin.
The Canadian Safe School Network
Sexuality and Sexual Health
The Lesbian Gay Bi Trans Youth Line
TXT – 647-694-4275
4 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. EST, Sunday to Friday
705-675-4760 – 24/7
Crisis Help list of Resources – Find Help
Grief and bereavement resources
Griefworks is a partnership between several hospitals that offers support to those grieving the loss of a loved one. This link is to the information directed to teens.
Rainbows Canada is an international organization dedicated to helping children cope with life-altering events such as death, divorce, and foster care. It offers a free group counseling program for children and youth dealing with these issues.
Anxiety Disorders of Ontario – resources