Saskatchewan Resources

Fire/Ambulance/Police

9-1-1

(Province-wide) Professional Health Advice
8-1-1

(Canada) Crisis Services Canada – Suicide Prevention and Support – 24/7 Hours
1-866-456-4566

(Canada) Kids Help Phone – 24/7 Hours
1-800-668-6868

or

Text CONNECT to 686868

If you (or someone you know) is experiencing a crisis, it is important that you reach out to the appropriate resources.  Most of these services are open to all individuals and is a service without fees.
 

Saskatchewan

Saskatoon Mobile Crisis – 24/7 Hours
306-933-6200

Saskatchewan Problem Gambling Help Line – 24/7 Hours
1-800-306-6789

(Saskatchewan) Saskatoon Interval House – Women's Abuse Crisis Line – 24/7 Hours
1-888-338-0880

Saskatoon Sexual Assault Centre - Sexual Assault Line – 24/7 Hours
306-244-2224

Saskatoon Crisis Nursery (Emergency Care for Children) – 24/7 Hours
306-242-2433

West Central Crisis
For Appointment 306-463-6655 After hours 306-463-1860

Seniors Abuse & Neglect Response Lines – 24/7
306-933-6200

Saskatchewan Farm Stress & Rural Support Line – 24/7 Hours
1-800-667-4442

211 Saskatchewan – 24/7 Hours

211

www.sk.211.ca

Left Behind Suicide Support Group

This is a drop-in support group for individuals who have lost a loved one to suicide. No registration required. No
cost to attend. This group meets the first Tuesday of every month at 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM.


W.A. Edwards Family Centre    Email leftbehind@sasktel.net 
333-4th Ave North
Saskatoon, SK

After Suicide Support Group

This group offers one-to-one support, as well as group support for adults and young adults ages 16 – 24 that have

been affected by suicide. They provide information on suicide to various community organizations as well.

Phone: 306-933-6200

Email: suicidegriefsaskatoon@gmail.com

Suicide Support

AlAnon / AlAteen

A non-professional self-help recovery program based on the 12 steps of Alcoholics Anonymous with the single
purpose of helping families and friends of alcoholics (whether the alcoholic is still drinking or not).


8th floor Bessborough Hotel    Phone 306-665-3838 (24 hours)
601 Spadina Crescent East    Website: www.sk-alanon.sk.ca 
Saskatoon, SK S7K 3J6

Alcoholics Anonymous

Alcoholics helping one another recover from alcoholism, using the 12-step program of Alcoholics Anonymous. The
only requirement is a desire to stop drinking.


311 – 220 – 3rd Avenue South    Phone 306-665-6727
Saskatoon, SK S7K 1M1             Website: www.aasaskatoon.org 

Brief and Social Detox (Larson House)

Provides detoxification services for substance abuse. Self-referral is necessary.


201 Avenue O South         Phone 306-655-4195
Saskatoon, SK S7M 2R6    Website: www.saskatoonhealthregion.ca 

Calder Centre

Provides residential addiction programming for adults, youth, and substance-affected individuals. Referral
following assessment by an addiction counsellor is required.


2003 Arlington Avenue       Phone 306-655-4500
Saskatoon, SK S7G 2H6    Website: www.saskatoonhealthregion.ca 

Substance Abuse Support

Canadian Mental Health Association

Provides recreation and vocational counselling for adults with mental illnesses, resource materials on mental illnesses and mental health services, and a life skills employment program. Referrals to related agencies. Public awareness promotion.


1301 Avenue P North      Phone: 306-384-9333
Saskatoon, SK S7L 2X1    Website: www.saskatoon.cmha.ca 

Canadian Mental Health Association

Provides recreation and vocational counselling for adults with mental illnesses, resource materials on mental illnesses and mental health services, and a life skills employment program. Referrals to related agencies. Public awareness promotion.


1301 Avenue P North      Phone: 306-384-9333
Saskatoon, SK S7L 2X1    Website: www.saskatoon.cmha.ca 

Centralized Intake & Mental Health & Addictions Services

Point of entry to all services provided by all Community Mental Health and Addiction Services, and Rehabilitation/Residential Services to children, youth, and adults. Provides assessment, prioritization, interim support, and crisis intervention, when required. Provides information to community resources. Individuals or parents may be self-referred or referred by a healthcare practitioner.

 

Mental Health and Addiction Services provides a range of inpatient and outpatient clinical services for clients of all ages who face mild, moderate, or severe mental health issues. Their team of professionals use a variety of helping strategies including individual, group and family therapies. At their Sturdy Stone location one on one addictions support and group support is also provided.

Centralized Intake: (main number)    Phone: 306-655-7777


Adult Services:                           
Suite 156, 122 3rd Ave. North      Phone: 306-655-4100
Sturdy Stone Building                     Website: www.saskatoonhealthregion.ca 
Saskatoon, SK S7K 2H6


Child and Youth Services:
715 Queen Street                         Phone: 306-655-7950
Saskatoon, SK S7K 4X4


Rehab Services:
314 Duchess Street                       Phone 655-0440
Saskatoon, SK S7K 0R1

Crocus Co-op

A self-help group for people who have a history of mental health problems or disabilities. They offer a drop-in activity centre which provides a casual employment program and informal recreational activities. They also have a meal program two times a day for a minimal cost.


135 Ave B South                        Phone: 306-655-4970
Saskatoon, SK S7M 1M2            Website: www.crocuscooperative.org 

Depression Support Group

Informal group open to anyone struggling with depression and those who support them. They meet every
Wednesday at the Canadian Mental Health Association from 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM. No registration required.


1301 Ave P North                      Phone: 306-270-9181
Saskatoon, SK S7L 2X1                Email mle2003_2@yahoo.com 

Friends and Relatives of People with Mental Illness (FROMI)

A support group for families, relatives and caregivers of people with mental illnesses. They provide a confidential,
supportive network, as well as an educational component. Meets first Tuesday of the month at 7:30 p.m.


W.A. Edwards Family Centre        Phone: 306-249-0693 or 306-933-2085 or 306-242-7670
333 4th Avenue N
Saskatoon, SK
Across the street from Saskatoon Funeral Home

Joy of Jammin' Mental Health Music Group

This program is open for all people affected by mental illness who have an interest in music. You don’t have to be a
professional musician to join. If you play an instrument or sing feel free to join this worthwhile program. Please
contact listed person below for meeting times and locations as this is subject to change.


Phone:  306-655-4582

Justice Community Support Program

The Justice Community Support Program is a new Provincial initiative that can assist clients who have both: a mental health impairment and a designation on the Serious Violent Offenders Response (SVOR) The Program is a joint initiative involving CMHA, Probation, Municipal Police Services, Crown Prosecutors, and RCMP. The Justice Community Support Program is intended to bridge the gaps that individuals fall through upon release into the community.


129-122 3rd Avenue North          Phone: 306-933-3045
Saskatoon, SK S7K 2H6              Email: ashleycmha@sasktel.net 

McKerracher Centre Programs

Recovery Day Program offers a variety of drop-in groups to adults 18+ who have been affected by major mental illness (which may include addiction) and want to “live well”. The groups enhance living skills and build on individual strengths, offer an opportunity to engage in focus activities and build on social connections in a safe, supportive environment.

 

The Adult Family Program provides education groups and individual supports for families affected by someone else’s mental illness, substance use/abuse and or gambling concerns.

 

The Mood Program provides cognitive behavioral therapy and/or psycho-educational groups for persons affected by mood issues.

 

Residential Services facilitates the Mental Health Approved Homes Program in the Saskatoon Health Region. The residents of these homes are persons who face serious challenges as a result of mental illness.


2302 Arlington Avenue                Phone: 306-655-4590
Saskatoon, SK S7J 3L3                 Website: www.saskatoonhealthregion.ca 

Lighthouse Supported Living (Homeless Shelter)

Provides supported living to people with emergency shelter, supported living, and affordable housing to those in
need in Saskatoon.


304-2nd Ave South                     Phone: 306-653-0538
Saskatoon, SK S7K 1L1               Website: www.lighthousesaskatoon.org 

Mood Disorders Support Group

People with bipolar disorder, depression, and other related mental health problems meet at Zion Evangelical
Lutheran Church at 7:30 PM every Wednesday evening.


323-4th Ave South                      Phone: Robin 306-717-3246
Saskatoon, SK                            Phone: Mike 306-979-3758

Obsessive Compulsive Disorder Support Group

Provides information, education and support to individuals and family members who have been diagnosed with Obsessive Compulsive Disorder. Opportunity is provided to share experiences and feelings with others who live with this illness. Meets every second Wednesday.


510 – 5th Avenue North              Phone: 306-933-0530 
Saskatoon, SK S7K 2R2

Saskatoon Crisis Intervention Services

Provides 24-hour mobile crisis intervention, crisis counselling, and conflict management to individuals or families in
distress or crisis.


103 – 506 25th Street East         Phone: 306-933-6200
Saskatoon, SK S7K 4A7             Website: www.saskatooncrisis.ca 

Alzheimer's Disease & Related Dementia

Provides support for family members and people directly affected by Alzheimer’s and related dementia.


1405 Faulkner Crescent               Phone 683-6322
Saskatoon, SK S7L 3R5                Website: www.alzheimer.ca/sk 

Autism Services of Saskatoon

Provides support for family members and people directly affected by Autism.


609-25th Street East                  Phone: 306-665-7013
Saskatoon, SK S7K 0L7             Website: www.autismservices.ca 

Alzheimer's Disease & Related Dementia

Provides support for family members and people directly affected by Alzheimer’s and related dementia.


1405 Faulkner Crescent               Phone 683-6322
Saskatoon, SK S7L 3R5                Website: www.alzheimer.ca/sk 

Mental Health Support

Christian Counselling Services

Counselling available for marriage, family, individuals, addictions, stress, mediation, abuse, depression, parenting,
career, co-dependency, women and seniors’ issues, and grief.


617 3rd Avenue North              Phone: 306-244-9890
Saskatoon, SK S7K 2J8             Website: www.saskatoonccs.com 

Catholic Family Services

Regardless of religious affiliation, anyone in the community may receive assistance here in times of stress.
Individual, couple, and family counselling is available.


Saskatoon Community Service Village    Phone: 306-244-7773
200 – 506 – 25th Street East              www.cfcsaskatoon.sk.ca 

Family Services Saskatoon

Provides an array of counseling to individuals, couples, families, and groups. For more information or to register for
programs, call the Intake Counsellor.

Family Services Saskatoon provides free walk-in counseling sessions on Tuesdays from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Legends Medical Clinic in Warman (14 - 810 Centennial Boulevard). First come, first serve basis! Services can assist with:

- Personal or Job Stress

- Relationship Issues

- Anger Management

- Trauma

- Grief and Loss

- Separation and Divorce

- Parenting

- Balancing Work & Family Life

- Sexual Abuse (men & women)

- Financial Issues

- LGBTQ2 + Issues

- Anxiety & Depression

- Abuse/Intimate Partner Violence/Domestic Violence

- Adjusting to LIfe in Canada


Saskatoon Community Service Village      Phone: 306-244-0127
102 – 506 – 25th Street East                Website: www.familyservice.sk.ca  

Counselling Services

SAID: Saskatchewan Assured Income for Disability

The SAID program, designed in collaboration with members of the disability community, provides an income for persons with significant and long-term disabilities separate from the Saskatchewan Assistance Program (SAP). To be eligible to apply for SAID you must be a Saskatchewan resident, 18 years of age or older, lacking the financial resources to provide for basic needs, have a significant disability that: is likely to be of permanent or indefinite nature, either continuously or periodically for extended periods, substantially impacts daily living activities and requires the person to use an assistive aid, device, or device animal or human supports.


Website: http://www.socialservices.gov.sk.ca/SAID

 

Phone 1-888-567-SAID (7243)
TTY 1-866-995-0099

Family Service Saskatoon

Provides an array of counselling to individuals, couples, families, and groups. For more information or to register for
programs, call the Intake Counsellor.


Saskatoon Community Service Village      Phone: 306-244-0127
102 – 506 – 25th Street East                Website: www.familyservice.sk.ca  

Financial Support

Mental Health Warrant through Provincial Court "Queen's Bench Ministry to Justice" Saskatoon

If a person believes someone living with mental illness is a risk to themselves or someone else, they can attempt to
obtain a mental health warrant.


·    The court will want to know if the person affected is willing to get help.
·    Provide the court with information stating that you have offered to help the person affected but they have refused treatment.
·    Provide examples of deterioration of the individual’s health and ability to function.
·    State that the person has threatened suicide or displayed suicidal behaviour.
·    State the person affected has threatened harm to others in any form.
·    Take written documentation on the person’s behaviour with examples so you stay organized and focused.
·    If the court issues the mental health warrant the police have up to seven days to arrest the individual. Once they arrest the person they take them to Royal University Hospital emergency department. It is up to the psychiatrist at the emergency department or the person’s own psychiatrist whether the person will be admitted to the Dube Centre for Mental Health.


The court opens at 8:30 AM but they advise family members to phone them first.


220-19th Street East                            Phone: Janice 306-933-8080 or Sharon 306-933-7658

Saskatoon, SK

Saskatoon Community Clinic

A multi-disciplinary, cooperative health clinic which offers primary health care, health promotion activities, and community development programs. Primary health care services include physicians, nutritionist, physiotherapist, occupational therapist, counsellors, community health nursing, pharmacy, and others.


455 – 2nd Avenue North                    Phone: 306-652-0300
Saskatoon, SK S7K 2C2                     Website: www.saskatooncommunityclinic.ca  

Saskatoon Housing Coalition

This program offers a range of residential accommodations (group homes/apartment buildings) and support services
for individuals who have a mental health diagnosis. The focus is on supporting the individual to live independently.


319 Camponi Place                        Phone: 306-655-4979
Saskatoon, SK S7M 1E9                  Website: www.saskatoonhousingcoalition.ca 

Aboriginal Friendship Centres of Saskatchewan

Provides numerous programs for people in the aboriginal community.


115 Wall Street                               Phone: 306-955-0762
Saskatoon, SK S7K 6C2                   Website: www.afcs.ca 

Aboriginal Friendship Centres of Saskatchewan

Provides numerous programs for people in the aboriginal community.


115 Wall Street                               Phone: 306-955-0762
Saskatoon, SK S7K 6C2                   Website: www.afcs.ca 

Canadian Council on Rehabilitation & Work "Partnership for Workplace for Inclusion Program"

Provides support for people with seeking employment. They work directly with clients developing resumes, job
skills, and provide counseling services in areas of employment.


Suite 409 230-22nd Street West         Phone: 306-651-7177
Saskatoon, SK S7K 0E9                     www.ccrw.org/partners-for-workplace-inclusion-program.ca 

Saskatchewan Abilities Council

Provides rehabilitation programs, employment programs and numerous services for people with disabilities.


2310 Louise Avenue                        Phone: 306-374-4448
Saskatoon, SK S7J 2C7                   Website: www.abilitiescouncil.sk.ca 

Saskatchewan Association for the Rehabilitation of the Brain Injured

Provides a day program for the brain injured.


#5-501 45th Street East                 Phone: 306-373-3050
Saskatoon, SK S7L 5Z9                  Website: www.sarbi.ca 

Saskatchewan Brain Injury Association Saskatoon

Provides supports to those directly affected by brain injury and their families.


230 Ave R South Room 421           Phone: 306-373-1555
Saskatoon, SK S7M 2Z1               Website: www.sbia.ca 

Saskatoon Sexual Assault Centre

Provides services and counseling for people affected by sexual assault.


201-506 25th Street East              Phone: 306-244-2294
Saskatoon, SK S7K 4A7               Website: www.saskatoonsexualassaultcentre.com 

White Buffalo Youth Lodge

Multi-purpose centre, in partnership with the City of Saskatoon, the Saskatoon Health Region, and the Métis Nations. A variety of social, health, recreation, and educational programming is offered. Addiction counselling and social and emotional help is available.

 

 White Buffalo Lodge                    Phone: 306-653-7676 

602 20th Street West                   Website: www.sktc.sk.ca  
Saskatoon, SK S7M 0X7    

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