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Dark background with three frosted pine cones and text that reads "Office Closure Friday, December 23, 2022 to Friday, January 6, 2023"

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

SACE Support and Information Line: 780.423.4121 or chat (9 a.m. to 9 p.m. MT daily)

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)

Indigenous Hope for Wellness Help Line: 1.855.242.3310 or online chat (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.

LGBT Youthline: Text 647.694.4275 and chat (Sunday to Friday, 4 – 9:30 pm EST)

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

Talk4Healing: 1.855.554.4325 or online chat (24/7)

Trans Lifeline (Canada): 1.877.330.6366 (24/7)

Crisis, Low and No Fee Counselling

Information and referral to services: call 211 or visit

Access Open Minds: Walk-in addictions and mental health support for youth 16-25; visit the Access Open Minds website for hours of operation
Voicemail: 780.415.0048

Drop-in YEG: Drop-in single session counselling at multiple locations across Edmonton; visit the Drop-in YEG website for locations and hours of operation

Community Counselling Centre: 780.482.3711

Momentum Walk-In Counselling: 780.757.0900

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