Elementary Mental Health Supports Over the Summer

There are a number of Mental Health and Wellbeing supports available to students and families over the summer months. While we are not in school, we understand the need to stay connected and are here to help. 
Be Well Line
If you need mental health support for your child or teen over the summer months, you can leave a voice mail at 519-821-4600 ext 296. We have Mental Health Clinicians available and voice mails will be checked regularly during July and August.
Please note that this is not a crisis line. If your matter is time sensitive and you need support right away, please call (CMHA) Here 24/7 at1-844-437-3247.
By appointment, CMHA offers a single session service in Guelph on Tuesdays. They also offer this service in Fergus and Mount Forest bi-weekly on Tuesdays. For more information on the walk-in click here. To access this single session service, you will need to call Here 24/7 at 1-844-437-3247.
Compass Community Services:
Compass Community Services, formally known as Family Counselling and Support Services offers quick access walk-in counselling services (in person/virtual) in Guelph & Wellington County, no appointment needed.
Mount Forest, Monday's 9:30am-3:30pm,
Guelph, Wednesdays 1:00pm-7:30pm
Fergus, Thursdays 1:00pm-7:30pm
Contact: 519-824-2431, ext 12 or ext 26 or email [email protected]


The Grove Youth Wellness Hubs are a safe place for students ages 12+ to hang out, where they can participate in activities such as: baking, escape room, art, watching a movie/playing video games, check in with an adult or have a single session with a mental health clinician. They have hubs in Palmerston, Fergus, Erin, and Guelph (U of G & YMCA)

Phone number: 1-800-668-6868
Text message: 686868
Click to use Kids Help Phone through Facebook Messenger
Live Chat available here