Western

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)

Provides supportive programs and services aimed at preventing HIV/HCV and supporting persons living with and affected by HIV/HCV

47 Janeway Place
(800) 563-1575

Fellowship of relatives and friends of alcoholics who share their experiences, strength and hope in order to solve their common problems

183 Kenmount Road,
Suite 117,
In the U-Haul Building
(709) 579-5215

Sandra Hewitt-Parsons is an accredited Art Psychotherapist who is currently taking referrals for in-person and distance sessions. Sandra specializes in trauma, anxiety and other mental health issues affecting youth and adults.

Sandra Hewitt-Parsons
(709) 632-9464

The APNL was established to support the profession of psychology and its role in promoting psychological health and human welfare.

APNL supports the discipline of psychology in its broadest form. Most APNL members are registered psychologists, working in post-secondary, healthcare, education or in private practice. Some members may be graduate students of psychology and other members may be teaching psychology at the college or university level and/or engaged in psychological research.

P.O Box 26061, RPO
LeMarchant Road
St. John’s, NL
A1E 0A5
(709) 739-5405

Community agency offering programs, supports, services and outreach throughout the province for persons with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)

70 Clinch Crescent
(709) 722-2803
(709) 722-4926

Community agency offering programs, supports, services and outreach throughout the province for persons with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)

40 Main Street, Corner Brook
(709) 637-7450

Community agency offering systemic advocacy, education, support and awareness of mental health and mental illness

70 The Boulevard
(709) 753-8550

Community agency offering systemic advocacy, education, and awareness of mental health and mental illness

157 Minnesota Drive, Stephenville
1 (855) 643-5553

Community agency led by people who live with mental illness/mental health issues. CHANNAL offers one on one peer support, group peer support and public education and training.

106-108 Carolina Drive, Suite 1, Stephenville
(709) 643-4361

Consumers’ Health Awareness Network Newfoundland And Labrador (CHANNAL) is the only consumer-led mental health organization in the province. We are a provincial non-profit organization that exists to build and strengthen a self-help network among individuals who live with mental health issues. CHANNAL’s aim is to combat isolation for those living with mental illness, to provide a forum for mental health consumers’ concerns, to educate the public on issues relevant to mental health consumers and to offer advocacy, social and emotional support to mental health consumers.

1-855-753-1138

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 mental health promotion, education and prevention services, consultation, coordination, assessment and counseling services to children, youth (under age 19 years) and their families who have mental health issues and/or mental illness

133 Riverside Drive, Corner Brook
(709) 634-4171

The Community Mental Health Initiative is committed to working with and on behalf of the whole community providing individuals with the opportunity to develop in responsible and beneficial ways to identify mental health needs, promoting the general well being of all persons of all ages through the integration of services in a partnership of collaboration and cooperation.

(709) 634-4322

Powered by Kids Help Phone, anyone in need, regardless of age can text ‘Talk’ to 686868, to speak to a trained crisis responder.

Every texter is connected with a Crisis Responder, a real-life human being, trained to bring texters from a hot moment to a cool calm through active listening and collaborative problem-solving. All of our Crisis Responders are volunteers, donating their time to helping people in crisis.

Provides leadership in provincial policies and programs related to mental health and addictions in Newfoundland and Labrador.

1st Floor, West Block, Confederation Building
(709) 729-3658
(709) 729-4429

Hours: By appointment for same day or next day

Doorways:

We are a single session, walk-in counselling service
Available without an appointment or referral
A health care professional will meet with you and discuss your concerns on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Doorways provides information and support focused on your need. Some examples of what you may want to discuss are: family, health, grief, work, relationships, stress, anxiety, depression, drinking or drug use.

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, call 811 and a Healthline nurse will provide you with a contact number.

 

1 Peddle Place
(709) 886-2185

Hours: Every Tuesday, 1:00 p.m. – 4:30p.m. (Last walk in accepted at 3:15 p.m.)

Evening appointments by request

 

DoorWays:

We are a single session, walk-in counselling service
Available without an appointment or referral
A health care professional will meet with you and discuss your concerns on a first-come, first-serve basis.

DoorWays provides information and support focused on your need. Some examples of what you may want to discuss are: family, health, grief, work, relationships, stress, anxiety, depression, drinking or drug use.

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, call 811 and a Healthline nurse will provide you with a contact number.

20 Farm Road
(709) 635-7830

Hours: By appointment for same day or next day

Doorways:

We are a single session, walk-in counselling service
Available without an appointment or referral
A health care professional will meet with you and discuss your concerns on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Doorways provides information and support focused on your need. Some examples of what you may want to discuss are: family, health, grief, work, relationships, stress, anxiety, depression, drinking or drug use.

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, call 811 and a Healthline nurse will provide you with a contact number.

Bonne Bay Health Centre
(709) 458-2381 ext 260

Hours: Every Tuesday, 1:00 p.m. – 4:30 pm (Last walk in accepted at 3:15 p.m.)

evening appointments by request.

Doorways:

We are a single session, walk-in counselling service
Available without an appointment or referral
A health care professional will meet with you and discuss your concerns on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Doorways provides information and support focused on your need. Some examples of what you may want to discuss are: family, health, grief, work, relationships, stress, anxiety, depression, drinking or drug use.

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, call 811 and a Healthline nurse will provide you with a contact number.

3-9 Barhaven Drive
(709) 695-6250

Hours: By appointment for same day or next day

Doorways:

We are a single session, walk-in counselling service
Available without an appointment or referral
A health care professional will meet with you and discuss your concerns on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Doorways provides information and support focused on your need. Some examples of what you may want to discuss are: family, health, grief, work, relationships, stress, anxiety, depression, drinking or drug use.

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, call 811 and a Healthline nurse will provide you with a contact number.

 

Rufus Guinchard Health Centre
(709) 861-9126

Hours: Every Tuesday 1:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. (last appointment booked at 7:00 p.m.)

Doorways:

We are a single session, walk-in counselling service
Available without an appointment or referral
A health care professional will meet with you and discuss your concerns on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Doorways provides information and support focused on your need. Some examples of what you may want to discuss are: family, health, grief, work, relationships, stress, anxiety, depression, drinking or drug use.

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, call 811 and a Healthline nurse will provide you with a contact number.

 

35 Boone’s Road
(709) 634-4506

Hours: Every Wednesday from 1:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. (last walk-in accepted at 7:00 p.m.)

Doorways:

We are a single session, walk-in counselling service
Available without an appointment or referral
A health care professional will meet with you and discuss your concerns on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Doorways provides information and support focused on your need. Some examples of what you may want to discuss are: family, health, grief, work, relationships, stress, anxiety, depression, drinking or drug use.

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, call 811 and a Healthline nurse will provide you with a contact number.

 

127 Montana Drive
(709) 643-8740

The Eating Disorder Foundation of Newfoundland and Labrador (EDFNL) is a leadership advocacy group dedicated to promoting research and providing public support services and information about matters related to eating disorders, including information on available treatment services for individuals and families who experience disordered eating.

 

The Carnell Building
13-15 Pippy Place
St. John’s, NL
A1B 3X2
1-855-722-0500 or in St. John’s (709) 722-0500
(709) 722-0552

Family care,  board and lodging (relatives and non-relatives) at the Waterford.

(709) 777-3340

The Gambling Help Line is a free, confidential service available province-wide, 24 hours a day. If you or a family member has a gambling concern, please call us for information and support.

 

1-888-899-HELP (4357) or 1-800-363-5864

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

Provides three-week inpatient treatment for men and women 19+ who are experiencing a substance use and/or gambling problem. Individuals must be referred by an addictions counselor or other community professional.

35 Boones Road, Corner Brook
(709) 634-4506

Established in November 2001, Interpreting Services of Newfoundland and Labrador Inc. (ISNL Inc) is the province wide provider of visual language interpretation services for persons who are Deaf and/or hard of hearing. We have a board of directors made up of our Executive Director and 2 other members who are freelance interpreters in the community. Input from the Deaf community was established through an advisory committee chosen by the Newfoundland and Labrador Association of the Deaf (NLAD).

The Viking Building
136 Crosbie Rd, Suite 100A
St. John’s, NL. A1B 3K3
709-753-5621 (voice) 709-753-5620 (tty)
709-753-5682

Provides opportunities for the rehabilitation of people involved in the criminal justice system through program interventions, public education, crime prevention strategies, and restorative justice principles

Corner Brook         278 Curling Street        (709) 785-7656

Stephenville           92 West Street               (709) 643-5894

 

Provides opportunities for the rehabilitation of people involved in the criminal justice system through program interventions, public education, crime prevention strategies, and restorative justice principles.

342 Pennywell Road
(709) 726-5500

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
125 Trans Canada Highway
Gander, NL
A1V 1P7
(709) 256-5438/2813

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

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
35 Boones Road
(709) 634-4506

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

Non-profit organization providing information, resources, referrals and support on eating disorders and food and weight preoccupation to individuals with eating disorders and their families.

22 Elizabeth Street
Toronto, ON
M5G 1P5
1-866-633-4220

Community agency offering programs (neurocognitive rehabilitation), supports, and outreach (including advocacy, education, and awareness) throughout the province for persons with neuropsychiatric conditions/brain injury. Aimed at preventing brain injury and supporting persons living with and affected by neuropsychiatric conditions/brain injury.

(709) 740-4794

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

Help is available for you and your family if you are a youth or adult and have concerns related to opioid use or want help to reduce the physical, mental and emotional withdrawal symptoms.  Please don’t hesitate to talk to your doctor or a mental health and addictions counsellor about the best options for you.

To find a physician or counsellor

Call 811 and a Healthline nurse will provide you with a contact number.

811

Fellowship for individuals identified seeking support and information on sexual orientation, gender identity and gender expression.

89 King’s Road
St John’s, NL
A1C 3P4

(709) 739-5145

Offers health education and promotion, health protection, disease and injury prevention, health surveillance, and population health assessment.

203 Merrymeeting Road
St John’s, NL
A1C 2W6
(709) 579-1009
(709) 726-2308

Fellowship for individuals identified as lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgendered.

(709) 643-4444/1-866-553-4433

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

Provides support and consultation regarding resources, programs, and initiatives on substance use prevention, gambling prevention, mental health promotion, and mental illness prevention

133 Riverside Drive
(709) 634-4921/4171

Provides support and consultation regarding resources, programs, and initiatives on substance use prevention, gambling prevention, mental health promotion, and mental illness prevention

24 Brook Street
(709) 634-4927/4171

The Safe Harbour Outreach Project (SHOP) is the only sex worker advocacy program in Newfoundland & Labrador, operated by the St. John’s Status of Women Council/Women’s Centre. Our mandate at SHOP is to advocate for the human rights of all women who have engaged in sex work across our city and province, both on an individual and collective level. We have connected with over 250 women and in practice our work involves a great deal of individual support, outreach, and advocacy. This unique program was developed in partnership with women who engage in sex work, and everything we do is informed by the real experts – sex workers themselves.

For more information and to support sex workers’ human rights follow SHOP on Facebook or Twitter, visit our website at sjwomenscentre.ca/programs/SHOP or contact our two SHOP staff.

170 Cashin Ave. Extension,
St. John’s, NL
709-771-1077
709-722-3184

Community agency offering education, support programs, public policy and research to improve the quality of life for individuals with schizophrenia and psychosis

18A-18B UB Waterford Hospital
(709) 777-3335

The Smokers’ Helpline is a free, confidential service providing information, resources, advice, support and motivational counselling while you are working toward being smoke free. We also have a text message support program where you can receive a text per day for 12 weeks.

 

15 Pippy Place, 3rd Floor
PO Box 13457, Stn A
St. John’s, NL
A1B 4B8


(800) 363-5864
(709) 726-2550

Take Home Naloxone Kits are for individuals who are at risk of an opioid overdose and for their friends/family who might witness an overdose:

Call 911 right away if you think that someone is having an overdose
Naloxone is a temporary medication that can save a life in the event of a fentanyl or other opioid overdose
Naloxone Kits are free and instruction is provided

 Find a Naloxone Kit near you:

Call 811 and a Healthline nurse will provide you with a contact number and location. The URL below provides a listing of distribution sites.

811

The Grace Centre is a provincial inpatient addictions treatment centre for male and female adults aged 18 years and older. It is a voluntary program for individuals who require a more intensive, structured program than can be provided on an outpatient basis.

The program consists of a 28 day treatment service that is holistic in nature and addresses the individual’s physical, social, psychological and spiritual needs through individual, group and family counselling. An extended stay may be available for extenuating circumstances.

The centre is staffed with a multidisciplinary team consisting of a physician, nurse practitioner, nursing, social worker, recreational therapy, occupational therapy, pharmacy, psychology and non-clinical support staff.

Harbour Grace
(709) 945-4500

Tuckamore is a live-in treatment Centre for 12 – 18 year olds in the Newfoundland and Labrador who have complex mental health concerns. Tuckamore is located in Paradise and the average length of stay for young people is between 6 – 12 months. The program includes individual, group and family counselling as well as life skills training, recreation, and art and music therapy.  Tuckamore provides a safe home-like environment, a school area, a multipurpose room, a physical fitness area and an apartment for family visiting overnight. You can also ask your physician, nurse, clinician or social worker about other supports for youth in your area (ie. counselling). If Tuckamore is right for you, they can help with a referral.

7 Mallow Drive
Paradise, NL
A1L 3A9

(709) 752-3914

Community agency providing support to individuals involved in the justice system seeking support to integrate within the community.

21 Merrymeeting Road
St. John’s, NL
A1C 2V6
(709) 754-1010

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

46 Powell Drive, Carbonear
(709) 595-3223

Provides services and supports for all individuals with a Developmental Disability and their families in the St. John’s and surrounding areas

6 Logy Bay Road
PO Box 7114
St. John’s, NL
A1E 3J3

(709) 739-6017
(709) 739-5532

Port aux Basques       (709) 695-6901

Stephenville                (709) 643-4595

Corner Brook              (709) 639-1710

Bonne Bay                   (709) 458-2381 ext. 272