Please note, CASP is not a crisis centre and we do not have counsellors on staff.
If you are in crisis please call 1-833-456-4566. In Quebec call 1-866-277-3553. Kids Help Phone 1-800-668-6868. If you are in imminent danger call 911 or go to Emergency.
If you are concerned about someone and the toll free phone number will not work from your location, you can search our support service directory for the closest crisis centre which will have regular phone numbers.
The Canadian Association for Suicide Prevention (CASP) provides advocacy, communication and education for suicide prevention and life promotion through educational materials and resources.
We have been in existence for over 35 years and we envision a Canada without suicide. Our ultimate purpose is to reduce the suicide rate in Canada and to mitigate the painful consequences of suicidal behaviour.
To find a crisis centre in your area or a suicide bereavement support group, please visit our Support Services Directory
Phone Number: (613) 702-4446 (not to be used for crisis or emergency situations) Please note; we do not provide training.
Mailing Address (couriers accepted)
PMB 619, 743 Railway Ave, Unit 104, Canmore, AB T1W 1P2
(We do not have a physical office. We are a national organization with staff located across Canada.)
Connect with Us by Email
If you or someone else is in imminent danger, please call 911. Please do not use our email for a crisis situation, it may take 2-3 days before we respond and we do not offer counselling or crisis services.
If you are in distress or concerned about someone else, use our directory to find crisis services in your area or call Talk Suicide Canada 1-833-456-4566. Quebec residents call 1-866-277-3553. If you live outside of Canada, please refer to www.iasp.info to find a crisis centre near you.
Please note, we are a national organization and our office is closed on all Canadian statutory holidays.