First Responders Assist can be accessed by calling toll-free 1-888-429-8167 and this line is staffed by mental health professionals 24/7.
This service will offer short-term counselling and supportive services, including follow up if needed, for first responders and their families impacted by the tragedies of April 18 and 19.
Location, hours and contact information
For support call toll-free 1-888-429-8167
This service is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
How do I access this service?
To access this service, call toll-free 1-888-429-8167
When calling, first responders and their family members should indicate they have been impacted by the tragedy.
The mental health care provider will provide immediate assistance and connect the first responder or their family member with counselling and supportive services, including follow up treatment if needed.