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, 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