Please note, CASP is not a crisis centre and we do not have counsellors on staff.

If you are in crisis please call or text 9-8-8. Kids Help Phone call 1-800-668-6868 or text CONNECT. If you are in imminent danger call 911 or go to Emergency.

If you are concerned about someone who lives in Canada and you live in a different country, you can search our support service directory to find a crisis centre located closest to that person, which will have phone numbers with area codes that will work from another country.

The Canadian Association for Suicide Prevention (CASP) provides advocacy, communication, and resources for suicide prevention and life promotion.

We have been in existence for over 38 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

Mailing Address only (couriers accepted)

PMB 619, 743 Railway Ave, Unit 104, Canmore, AB T1W 1P2

(We do not have a brick and mortar, physical office. We are a national organization with staff located coast to coast across Canada.)

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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 counseling 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 or text 9-8-8. If you live outside of Canada, please refer to to find a crisis centre near you.

Please note, we do not provide any type of training and our office is closed for all Canadian statutory holidays. Our office is closed on Monday May 20, 2024.