Black Youth Helpline

Record #: MET5611
Last Full Update: 23 Apr 2024

Contact Information

Office Phone 416-285-9944
Toll Free Phone 1-833-294-8650
Social Media Facebook Facebook, Instagram Instagram, LinkedIn LinkedIn, Twitter Twitter
Primary Contact Olga Semple, Director; Email:

Description and Service Details

Description (Service)

Multicultural Youth Helpline and Services

  • youth and family situation professional assessment
  • support plan development
  • stay-in-school initiatives
  • parent and family support including coaching, health counselling, parental guidance
  • referral assistance

Helpline -- Mon-Sun 9 am-10 pm; appointment necessary for in person meetings

Areas Served Canada
Eligibility Ages: 12 year(s) and up 
Open to all youth and their families; culturally appropriate supports and services for Black youth and families

Call, email or submit contact form on the website

Languages French and other languages available upon request
Fees None; services currently provided are at no cost

Site Information

Located In Community Toronto
Address & Map
1111 Finch Ave W
Suite 411
Toronto, ON
Canada M3J 2E5
Mailing Address 1111 Finch Ave W 
Suite 411 
Toronto, ON 
Canada M3J 2E5
Physical Access Fully accessible - Designated parking at entrance ; Ramp to wheelchair accessible door ; Easy access to elevator ; Wheelchair accessible washroom

Categories and Classification

HCSD Main Heading Child / Family Services ; Mental Health / Addictions ; Youth
HCSD Sub Heading Child Mental Health ; Child Mental Health Resources ; Youth Mental Health Resources ; Youth Mental Health Services
Service Categories Adolescent/Youth Counselling ~ At Risk Youth ; Adolescent/Youth Counselling ~ Black Community ; Child Guidance ~ At Risk Youth ; Child Guidance ~ Black Community ; Dropout Prevention ~ Black Community ; Juvenile Delinquency Prevention ~ Black Community ; Parent Counselling ~ Black Community ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ At Risk Youth ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Black Community ; Talklines/Warmlines ~ Youth ; Youth Issues Information Services ~ At Risk Youth ; Youth Issues Information Services ~ Black Community ; Youth Violence Prevention

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