Counselling and Care

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If you are in distress outside of college hours please call the distress line at 1.800.784.2433, or access one of the resources below. If it is an emergency, please call 911.

Alberta Mental Health Help Line 1.877.303.2642
Alberta Addictions Helpline 1.866.332.2322
First Nations and Inuit Hope for Wellness Help Line 1.855.242.3310
Sexual Assault Crisis Line 1.866.403.8000
Distress Centre (Calgary) 403.266.HELP (4357)
Kids Help Phone Line
Services are available via phone, live chat, text, or Facebook Messenger.
Canada Suicide Prevention Help Line
Text: 45645 (4 PM – 12 AM Eastern)
Medicine Hat Women’s Shelter Society
Help, support, safety planning, emergency shelter intake, and other MHWSS programs
403.529.1091 or
Addiction and Mental Health Help Line
24 hour, 7 day a week confidential service that provides support, information and referrals to Albertans experiencing addiction and mental health concerns.
Spiritual Care Services
The Spiritual Care Program offers spiritual, emotional and religious support to patients, families and staff during times of health crisis, isolation, suffering and vulnerability. Service is available to patients and their families in emergency situations 24/7 through certified spiritual care providers
403.502.8648 ext. 1823
Sexual Assault Response Team (SART)
Medical care and sexual assault examination support. If you have been sexually assaulted within the past 96 hours, go to the Medicine Hat Regional Hospital Emergency Department. If you attend a rural emergency department in the South Zone-East or South Zone-West, the physician can call SART for advice or to arrange SART involvement.

Community Resources