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, confidential, and is available 24/7, 365 days a year.


Young people up to 30 years
No fees
How to Access:
Call, text, or chat online through the website
Documents Required:
Not applicable
Program Hours:
Phone and Live Chat are both a 24/7 service
English * French
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
      • Helpline is a 24/7 service
    • Crisis Text Line Powered by Kids Help Phone
      24/7 Text Helpline
      Text TALK to 686868
    • Toll Free Administration
    • Toll-Free Number
      National 24/7 Helpline