Joint Suicide Prevention Strategy
Canadian Armed Forces and Veterans Affairs Canada

If you are Canadian Armed Forces member, a Veteran, a family member, caregiver, anyone with a member or Veteran in your life who needs support, these are the places you can start to access a wide array of resources.

If you are in crisis call 9-1-1 or the emergency number in your community.

You can also search online for suicide support hotlines or local crisis centres. There are many crisis centres available 24 hours a day to talk to you.

Vast range of services available to Canadian Armed Forces members and their families

Information on the supports and services available to Veterans and their families

24 hours a day, seven days a week Assistance Service (1-800-268-7708) or TDD (1-800-567-5803) where you can speak with a mental health professional to organize up to 20 face to face counselling sessions.

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