53 CHILD ABUSE AWARENESS Kids Help Phone 101 Can I contact Kids Help Phone for support? Kids Help Phone’s non-judgmental, inclusive services are available to young people across Canada. This means they’re there for all kids, teens and young adults from coast to coast to coast. If you contact Kids Help Phone’s youth support services as an adult, they’ll help you get the support you need.We may refer you to another service — such as Wellness Together Canada or Crisis Text Line Canada (text 741741), etc. What can I contact Kids Help Phone about? You can contact Kids Help Phone for support with any issue on your mind, big or small.You can get in touch about topics like bullying and abuse, friends and family, emotional well-being and more! Kids Help Phone is there to support your mental health and well-being.While they don’t offer things like legal or medical advice, they may refer you to people who can. What services does Kids Help Phone offer? Kids Help Phone’s e-mental health services include phone and text support.Their one-to-one services are free, available in English and French and open 24/7. Each time you reach out, you’ll be interacting with a different counsellor or crisis responder. How can Kids Help Phone support me by text message? It can be helpful to chat with someone about what’s going on for you without having to say it out loud.Young people can get support via text message 24/7 with Crisis Text Line powered by Kids Help Phone. When you text 686868, we’ll put you in touch with a trained, volunteer crisis responder who will listen to you and help you sort through your feelings.You can use a cellphone to text in at any time. Your texting conversation with a crisis responder is confidential. How can Kids Help Phone support me over the phone? It can be comforting to hear a warm voice on the other end of the line when you need it.Youth can get support over the phone 24/7 by calling 1-800-668-6868. You can call using a landline, cellphone or VoIP service on a computer. When you call, you’ll connect with a professional counsellor who will listen and ask questions to help you navigate through challenges and think about next steps that work for you. Your phone conversation with a counsellor is confidential and anonymous. Kids Help Phone is completely confidential - you don’t even have to give your name if you don’t want to. 1-800-668-6868