For general inquiries on our programs and services, please call 905-641-5222.

The following 24/7 crisis and information is available:

Distress Centre Niagara: 905-688-3711

COAST: 1-866-550-5205 (Press 1)

Mental Health and Addictions Access Line: 1-866-550-5205 (Press 2)

ABOUT US

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The Canadian Mental Health Association is a national organization that promotes the mental health of all and supports the recovery of individuals experiencing mental illness. CMHA Niagara Branch is one of a network of over 135 branches that offer mental health services in communities across Canada. It was formed in of 2001, as an amalgamation of CMHA St. Catharines and District Branch and CMHA Niagara South Branch.

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[If I had not gotten help,] I would have been in a worsened state than I was today
Anonymous Walk-In Counselling Client
I feel like relationships in my life would be greatly affected in a bad way if I hadn’t come to talk about my anxiety
Anonymous Walk-In Counselling Client
It was very helpful that I could speak to someone today; I needed an outlet to speak my feelings
Anonymous Walk-In Counselling Client
I continued to question if I’m doing the right thing. [Counselling] provided confidence!
Anonymous Walk-In Counselling Client
Thank you so much for checking up on me! Everything I’ve been able to accomplish was from the support of my counsellors
Anonymous Client
All of you have made me realize that I’m not a freak, that other people are going through this
Anonymous Walk-In Counselling Client
I feel validated and acknowledged regarding my issues, it is a good feeling
Anonymous Urgent Support Services Client
I was happy to receive personal advice on the issues I was facing [and] with how comfortable I felt during the session
Anonymous Urgent Support Services Client
Sharing my fears helped give some relief
Anonymous Walk-In Counselling Client
[Today’s session] helped me see some better, stronger qualities I have that I haven’t looked at
Anonymous Walk-In Counselling Client
The services I received today from CMHA Fort Erie were very good, it allowed me to talk about things that are hard to talk about (mental illness). It also helped me to cry which I haven’t done in a while, which helped me as well. Thank you, you gave me hope to live another day.
Anonymous Walk-In Counselling Client
[The Urgernt Support Services session] gave me referrals to services I need, made me feel comfortable coming in and more comfort for future visits if needed.
Anonymous Urgent Support Services Client
[USS] made me feel more confident in getting past this illness.
Anonymous Urgent Support Services Client
[USS] assisted us during our emotional moment. Shared information and gave us a huge support – he did his best for us.
Anonymous Urgent Support Services Client
New information was provided to me, phone #’s [during the USS session].
Anonymous Urgent Support Services Client