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The Safe Works Access Program (SWAP) is the needle distribution service offered by the AIDS Committee of Newfoundland and Labrador (ACNL). It is a health promotion and education service for people who use drugs.

Our services include:

  • providing clean supplies
  • disposal of used equipment
  • support
  • referrals

They offer a MOBILE ONLY service on Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 7:00-10:00pm in the Corner Brook area.  If you live outside of Corner Brook we can make arrangements to send supplies to you at another time. Call 634-SWAP to request a delivery or pick up.

(709) 634-SWAP(3335)

Triage line for community-based services, available 8:30 am to 4:30 pm, Monday to Friday.

Mental Health and Addictions triage is a process to provide quick assessment and timely access to an appropriate mental health and addictions health professional.  Central Health’s health professionals have backgrounds in social work, occupational therapy, nursing and psychology. Using this toll free triage line, persons needing mental health and addictions services can call to refer themselves. Health care providers or other referral sources may continue to refer clients through mail, fax or phone.

1-844-353-3330

Provides clients, families and other referral sources with one central phone number to call directly for information and self-referral to various mental health and addictions services in the St. John’s region

532 Pleasantville, St. John’s NL
(709) 752-8888

The Warm Line is a non-emergency, non-crisis telephone support and referral service. People with lived experience receive training to operate the service.

1-855-753-2560 or in St. John’s (709) 753-2560
Provides an emergency place for young men 16-29 who are homeless
(709) 757-3050

Provides 24 hour supportive lodging to individuals who are 19+ with a chronic and persistent mental illness. Services include residential and psychiatric care, case management, and therapeutic recreation

56 Mineral’s Road, Conception Bay South NL
(709) 834-0801

Provides a specialized interdisciplinary program focused on the recognition, assessment and treatment of individuals experiencing a first episode of psychosis and their families

50 Union Street
Grand Falls-Windsor
NL A2A 2E1
(709) 489-8841
(709) 489-8182

HealthLine is a free, confidential, 24 hour telephone line, staffed by experienced registered nurses in our province who can offer health advice, information and connect you to resources and local services. We are always there for you at 811.

811 or TTY 1-888-709-3555

The Hope Program is for you and your family if you are 15+ and have been diagnosed with anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa or other specified feeding and eating disorder. We are available to anyone in the province by phone and we are also at the Renata Elizabeth Withers Centre for Hope on Major’s Path in St. John’s so that you can begin your journey to wellness in a trusting, supportive environment. Talk to a physician or health care provider.  If the Hope Program is the best option for you, they can make a referral.

35 Major’s Path, Suite 101
St. John’s, NL
A1A 4Z9
(709) 777-2041
(709) 777-2042

Provides specialized inpatient addictions treatment services for youth

15 Lincoln Road
Grand Falls-Windsor
NL A2A 2E1
(709) 292-8360
(709) 489-6810

Kids Help Phone is Canada’s only national service offering professional counselling, information and referrals 24/7 by phone, Live Chat and the Always There chat app, through its free, and anonymous service. Young people can connect in both English and French for the support they need, in the way they need it most.

Toronto, ON
1 (800) 668-6868

Provides women-centered services, including housing and suportive programs  in a women-centered environment.

(709) 753-0220

Provides assessment and therapeutic counselling to individuals of all ages in the areas of mental health and addiction

20 Farm Road
(709) 635-7830

Provides assessment and therapeutic counselling to individuals of all ages in the areas of mental health and addiction

251 Viking Trail
PO Box 59
Flower’s Cove, NL
A0K 2N0

(709) 456-2401 Ext. 6242
(709) 456-2115

Provides assessment and therapeutic counselling to individuals of all ages in the areas of mental health and addiction

1-2 Seseme Street
PO Box 70
Forteau, NL
A0K 2P0
(709) 931-2450 Ext. 231

Provides assessment and therapeutic counselling to individuals of all ages in the areas of mental health and addiction

Labrador Health Centre
PO Box 7000, Stn C
Happy Valley-Goose Bay
A0P 1S0
(709) 897-2343
(709) 896-4900

Provides assessment and therapeutic counselling to individuals of all ages in the areas of mental health and addiction

Hopedale, NL
A0P 1G0
(709) 933-3388

Provides assessment and therapeutic counselling to individuals of all ages in the areas of mental health and addiction

Bonne Bay Health Centre
(709) 458-2381

Provides assessment and therapeutic counselling to individuals of all ages in the areas of mental health and addiction

Rufus Guinchard Health Centre
(709) 861-9125

Provides assessment and therapeutic counselling to individuals of all ages in the areas of mental health and addiction

1 Peddle Place
(709) 886-2185

Provides assessment and therapeutic counselling to individuals of all ages in the areas of mental health and addiction

35 Boones Road

Provides assessment and therapeutic counselling to individuals of all ages in the areas of mental health and addiction

3-9 Barhaven Drive
(709) 695-6250

Provides assessment and therapeutic counselling to individuals of all ages in the areas of mental health and addiction

127 Montana Drive
(709) 643-8740

Mental Health and Addictions Systems Navigator

Are you having difficulty navigating the system or connecting with a service? Our Navigator is a central point of contact for individuals, family members and stakeholders throughout the province to:

  • Problem solve so that you can figure out next steps
  • Consider options and find the right mental health or addiction service
  • Get help in making connections

Call 752-3916 or 1-877-999-7589; VRS calls are welcome

 

Mr. Barry Hewitt
(709) 752-3916 / 1-877-999-7589

Call now if you feel like you are unable to cope, are thinking about suicide or if you are unsure where to turn for help. The Mental Health Crisis Line is a free, confidential service for individuals, family and friends.  The crisis line is province-wide, 24 hours a day.

(709) 737-4668 / 1-888-737-4668

Provides assessment and therapeutic counselling to individuals of all ages in the areas of mental health and addiction

17 Bareneed Road
(709) 786-5224

Provides assessment and therapeutic counselling to individuals of all ages in the areas of mental health and addiction

5 Coish Place
(709) 466-5723

Provides assessment and therapeutic counselling to individuals of all ages in the areas of mental health and addiction

130 Conception Bay Highway, Villa Nova Plaza
(709) 834-7906

Provides assessment and therapeutic counselling to individuals of all ages in the areas of mental health and addictions

33 Cathedral Street
(709) 945-6513

Provides assessment and therapeutic counselling to individuals of all ages in the areas of mental health and addiction

1720 Portugal Cove Road
(709) 895-7056

Provides assessment and therapeutic counselling to individuals of all ages in the areas of mental health and addiction

(709) 488-2701

Provides assessment and therapeutic counselling to individuals of all ages in the areas of mental health and addiction

20-24 Hospital Road
(709) 468-5318

Provides assessment and therapeutic counselling to individuals of all ages in the areas of mental health and addiction

(709) 432-2930

Provides assessment and therapeutic counselling to individuals of all ages in the areas of mental health and addiction

363 Main Highway
(709) 229-1558

Provides assessment and therapeutic counselling to individuals of all ages in the areas of mental health and addiction

10-12 Harris Drive Business Park
(709) 279-7952

Provides assessment and therapeutic counselling to individuals of all ages in the areas of mental health and addiction

760 Topsail Road
(709) 752-4121

Provides assessment and therapeutic counselling to individuals of all ages in the areas of mental health and addiction

1 Corrigan Place
(709) 227-3641
 

Provides assessment and therapeutic counselling to individuals of all ages in the areas of mental health and addiction

3 West, St. Clare’s                                           (709) 777-5390
LeMarchant House                                         (709) 777-5622
Terrace Clinic                                                  (709) 777-3453
Shea Heights    (57B Linegar Avenue)        (709) 752-4313

Provides assessment and therapeutic counselling to individuals of all ages in the areas of mental health and addiction

1345 Torbay Road
(709) 437-2210

Provides assessment and therapeutic counselling to individuals of all ages in the areas of mental health and addiction

Main Road
(709) 334-3941

Provides assessment and therapeutic counselling to individuals of all ages in the areas of mental health and addiction

Main Road
(709) 759-3370

Provides assessment and therapeutic counselling to individuals of all ages in the areas of mental health and addiction

294 Southern Shore Highway
(709) 334-3941

Provides information about the safety or risk of alcohol, nicotine and recreational drugs such as marijuana, cocaine and ecstasy during pregnancy and breastfeeding.

1-877-327-4636

Offers individualized personal counselling, outpatient psychiatric services and a wide range of group counselling

Memorial University, University Centre 5th Floor
(709) 864-8874

Naomi Centre is an emergency shelter that offers safe and supportive temporary housing for women aged 16-30 within a harm reduction model. Our staff provide supportive counselling services and support is also provided to former residents of Naomi Centre.

We accept self-referrals or referrals from others including health care providers, family counselling agencies, government departments, or family and friends of individuals needing emergency housing.

4 Patrick Street
(709) 579-8641
(709) 579-7096

Call province-wide for 24/7 support and information if you have been impacted by sexual violence.

360 Topsail Road, Suite 101
St. John’s, NL
A1E 2B6
1-800-726-2743 or 726-1411

Provides psychiatric assessment 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and inpatient psychiatric care and psychiatrists on call in other regions.

306 Waterford Bridge Road
St. John’s, NL
A1E 4J8
(709) 777-3021/3022

The Recovery Centre in St. John’s is open to anyone in the province who is 16+ and needs help while withdrawing from alcohol, drugs and/or gambling.  (You may remember this service as “detox”, but things have changed).  We now have around-the-clock nursing support and can provide medication to help with your withdrawals as needed.  Once you start to feel better, we have a counsellor and meetings to support you as you begin your recovery.

Building 532 Pleasantville,
80 Charter Avenue
St. John’s, NL
A1B 4A4
1-877-752-4980

Assists individuals in reducing the risks related to substance use, and provides support, education and referrals required to enhance personal health

47 Janeway Place
(709) 757-7927

Provides services to adults who face barriers from fully participating in the community, such as mental health challenges, lack of education, long periods of unemployment and poverty.  Offers residential, community and correctional-based counselling, supportive housing, and employment preparation and skills development.

142 Military Road
(709) 738-8390

Provides peer support, education, information and hope for individuals recovery from addiction.

46 Powell Drive, Carbonear
(709) 595-3223

Provides a variety of residential and support services to children and youth ages 8-18 who are involved with Child, Youth and Family Services or Youth Corrections

145 Lemarchant Road
(709) 722-9377

Doorways provides rapid access to mental health and addictions counselling services ‘one session at a time’. While most locations offer a walk-in service, some locations provide same-day, next day, or appointments by phone. Walk-in counselling services are available without an appointment or referral.

If further counselling is required, staff will work with you to provide access to additional services and supports.

Doorways is not an emergency service. In an emergency, call 911 or the Mental Health Crisis Line at 1-888-737-4668, or proceed to the nearest emergency department.

To find Doorways in your area, click on your region below or call 811 and a Healthline nurse will provide you with a contact number.

Eastern Central Western Labrador-Grenfell