The SACE office will be closed for the holidays beginning Friday, December 23, 2022, to Friday, January 6, 2023. The office will re-open on Monday, January 9, 2023. This means we will not be responding to voicemails, emails, or social media messages during this time.
If you are in crisis or need someone to talk to, please know you are not alone. We have listed some support options for you to consider over the holidays.
Information and Crisis Support Lines
Alberta’s One Line for Sexual Violence: call or text 1.866.403.8000 (9 a.m. to 9 p.m. MT daily)
Central Alberta Sexual Assault Support Centre Crisis Line: call or text 1.866.956.1099 (24/7)
Canada Suicide Prevention Service (Talk Suicide Canada): call 1.833.456.4566 (24/7) or text 45645 (4 p.m. to midnight ET)
Child Abuse Hotline (including reporting suspected child abuse): 1.800.387.KIDS (5437) (24/7)
Children’s Mental Health Crisis & Response Team: 780.427.4491 (visit the Children’s Mental Health Crisis & Response Team website for hours of operation)
Distress Line: 780.482.4357 (24/7)
Family Violence Info Line: 780.310.1818 (24/7)
Indian Residential Schools Crisis Line: 1.800.721.0066 (24/7)
Kids Help Phone: 1.800.668.6868 or text CONNECT to 686868 (24/7)
- To talk to an Indigenous person, text FIRST NATIONS, METIS or INUIT to 686868 for youth and 741741 for adults.
Access 24/7 Adult Mental Health Services: 780.424.2424
Walk-in: 10959 102 Street NW (East facing entrance of Anderson Hall main floor)
Mental Health Help Line (Alberta-wide): 1.877.303.2642 (24/7)
MMIWG Crisis Line 1.844.413.664
Trans Lifeline (Canada): 1.877.330.6366 (24/7)
Crisis, Low and No Fee Counselling
Information and referral to services: call 211 or visit ab.211.ca
Community Counselling Centre: 780.482.3711
Momentum Walk-In Counselling: 780.757.0900