Resources

General Information:

WebMD: Depression: https://www.webmd.com/depression/default.htm

Help Guide: Depression: https://helpguide.org/home-pages/depression.htm

Help Guide: Suicide Prevention: https://helpguide.org/home-pages/suicide-prevention.htm

Anxiety and Depression Associate of America: Depression:
https://adaa.org/understanding-anxiety/depression

Anxiety and Depression Associate of America: Suicide Prevention:
https://adaa.org/understanding-anxiety/suicide

Everyday Health: Collection of Resources: https://www.everydayhealth.com/depression/guide/resources/

Depression Hurts: http://depressionhurts.ca/en/
(Only applies for Canada)

Mood Disorder Society of Canada: Depression Survey (2009)
http://mdsc.ca/documents/Publications/Depression%20Survey%20Release%20Beyond%20Emotion%20ENG%20July6.09.pdf

World Health Organization: Depression: https://www.who.int/mental_health/management/depression/en/

Psycom: Depression: https://www.psycom.net/depression.central.html

 

Contacts:

Name Language Information Contact Information
General FR/EN In case of emergency 911
Info Santé
(Quebec)
FR/EN General information about health issues 811 (in case of non-emergency)

www.info-sante.info

Tel-Jeunes FR/EN Help dealing with drugs, sexuality, violence, intimidation, abuse, etc. 1-800-263-2266 (call)
514-600-1002 (text)
www.teljeunes.com 
Tel-Écoute/Tel-Aide FR/EN psychological distress (loneliness, anxiety, stress, difficult relationships, prevention of) 514 493-4484  (Tel-écoute)

514 353-2463 (Tel-aînés)

www.tel-ecoute.org/

 

Jeunesse J’Écoute FR/EN Help dealing with drugs, sexuality, violence, intimidation, abuse, etc. 1-800-668-6868
www.jeunessejecoute.ca 
Suicide Action Montréal
(Quebec only)
FR/EN Suicide prevention 1 866 277-3553
www.suicideactionmontreal.org 
Crisis Services Canada EN Suicide prevention 1 833 456-4566
www.crisisservicecanada.ca
USA National Suicide Hotlines EN Suicide prevention 1-800-784-2433
1-800-273-8255
Lifeline (Australian Crisis Support) EN Suicide prevention 13 11 14

www.lifeline.org.au

United Kingdom Suicide Hotlines EN Suicide prevention +44 (0) 8457 90 90 90
(UK – local rate)
+44 (0) 8457 90 91 92
(UK minicom)
1850 60 90 90
(ROI – local rate)
1850 60 90 91 (ROI minicom)www.samaritans.org

 

For a list of hotlines in countries around the world:

http://www.suicide.org/international-suicide-hotlines.html

http://suicidehotlines.com/international.html