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Kids Need Kids Help Phone

Now more than ever, kids need Kids Help Phone. Our professional counsellors are continually in touch with young people from across the country. This contact keeps us keenly aware of the emerging needs of young people Read more

Celebrating 25 years


It’s hard to imagine a time when young people in Canada didn’t have a service like Kids Help Phone to reach out to for professional, confidential, and anonymous support. Read more

How Kids Use Our Service

The services provided by Kids Help Phone are available in all communities, providing any child the opportunity to talk if they want to. We do this confidentially, without judgment, and in the way that suits Read more

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How to be more hopeful: 10 tips for the whole family


What does the word “hope” mean to you? It’s a word that many of us use: “I hope the rain stops soon.” “I hope I get the job.” “I hope I feel better tomorrow.” But do you ever stop to think about Read more

An orchestra of hope: A counsellor’s story, by Angel

It was my first week working at Kids Help Phone. Although telephone counselling was new to me at the time, I was confident that with my education, experience and training Read more

We’re here to believe in kids: A counsellor’s story, by Louise

“Hope is faith holding out its hand in the dark,” George Iles once said, and kids do exactly this when they reach out to us with an issue or problem Read more

10 ways you and your family can make the most out of 2015

Need a bit of inspiration to help make the most of 2015? Here are some simple tips, quotes, and ideas that might help. Print this page out on and put Read more

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“I don’t know what’s going to happen in my life, but I wanted to call and thank you for listening. You were the only ones who did.”
– 14-year-old caller