If our confidential and anonymous, professional counselling service is experiencing longer than normal wait times, you may reach one of our trained volunteers at our confidential texting service. Text “CONNECT” to 686868.
Kids Help Phone is much more than just a telephone number. We’re a national community doing everything we can to support young people wherever and whenever they need us most.
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You can chat with a live counsellor Wednesday - Sunday, 6pm - 2am EST. Find out when Live Chat is open in your province by clicking here
For a better mobile chatting experience, download our Always There app
We’re trying out new chat hours, so Live Chat is currently open 24/7. Once we’ve finished our testing, regular service hours will resume.