Kids Help Phone Telephone and Live Chat Counselling

Provided by: Kids Help Phone

Service Description

Professional counsellors are available to help young people deal with concerns, large or small, by telephone, text, Facebook Messenger or live chat. Examples of these concerns include:
  • Bullying
  • Violence and abuse
  • Housing
  • Legal aid
  • Sexual health
  • Issues related to sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Suicide
Kids Help Phone counsellors can also provide information and referral to local services. The service is free, anonymous, and confidential.


Ages 29 years and younger
No fees
How to Access:
Call, text, or chat online through the website
Documents Required:
Not applicable
Program Hours:
24/7 phone and text service * Chat with a professional counsellor online from 8pm-1am AST
Program Phone Numbers:
All services available in: English * French * Arabic ** Phone in counselling also available in: Mandarin * Dari * Pashto * Ukrainian * Russian
Coverage Area:

Service Locations & Contact Info

    • Bedford, NS
      • Coverage Area:
      • Disabilities Access:
        Not applicable
      • Mon:10am - 6pm
        Tue:10am - 6pm
        Wed:10am - 6pm
        Thu:10am - 6pm
        Fri:10am - 6pm
      • Administration hours
    • Toll-Free Number
      Across Canada * Administration Line