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Crisis Services

Service updates for appointments at WCH

  • If you have an upcoming in person appointment at Women’s College Hospital and you have a fever, cough, or new onset of shortness of breath, have travelled outside Canada in the last 14 days, tested positive for COVID-19, or been instructed to self-isolate by Public Health please do not come to the hospital, call the clinic directly for more information.
  • The hospital is open only to patients with appointments, please see our care partner & visitor restrictions information.
  • Your appointment may be changed to a virtual visit using the telephone or over video. Learn how to set-up a video visit.
  • You will receive a call from us with any changes to your appointment.
  • Masks are required to be worn at all times on WCH property. This includes, but is not limited to, parking areas, elevators and while waiting to be screened.

If you are feeling unsafe or that your situation is an emergency, visit your local Emergency Department or call 911.

Crisis Hotlines

Toronto Distress Centre

416-408-4357 | 416-408-HELP

Support, crisis intervention, suicide prevention and linkage to emergency help if necessary.

ConnexOntario Mental Health Helpline


Province-wide information available 24 hours 7 days a week

Gerstein Centre


Crisis intervention for adults living in the City of Toronto with mental health problems

Crisis / Psychiatric Emergency Services

Emergency Services
250 College St, Toronto, ON M5T 1R8

Toronto Western Hospital
Psychiatric Emergency Service
399 Bathurst St, Toronto, ON M5T 2S8

St. Michael's Hospital
Psychiatric Emergency Service
30 Bond St, Toronto, ON M5B 1W8

The Scarborough Hospital
Mobile Crisis Program
Telephone crisis response service for adults in Scarborough and East York

Fully affiliated with

A member of

Council of Academic Hospitals of Ontario (CAHO)