**If you are in distress or need emotional support please call Crisis Services Canada at 1-833-456-4566 or text 45645. If this is an emergency please call 911.**
We've compiled the following resources to help you get support and access the information you need to make improvements in your workplace.
Please note many of the resources are Canadian - please check with your local jurisdiction for applicable legislation and supports.
The National Standard for Psychological Health and Safety
Assembling the Pieces – Implementation Handbook
Workplace Strategies for Mental Health
Psychologically Safe Leader Assessment
Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety (CCOHS) – Psychologically Healthy Workplaces Course
Mood Disorders Society of Canada (MDSC) – Workplace Mental Health
Addressing Domestic Violence In The Workplace Through Collaboration
The 519’s Glossary of Terms, facilitating shared understandings around equity, diversity, inclusion and awareness.
Employment Standards Act (ESA)
Occupational Health and Safety Act (OHSA)
Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA)
Bill 168 – Occupational Health and Safety Amendment Act (Violence and Harassment in the Workplace) 2009
Bill 132 – Sexual Violence and Harassment Action Plan Act (Supporting Survivors and Challenging Sexual Violence and Harassment) 2016
Black Legal Action Centre: Home
Human Rights Legal Support Centre
Trans Legal Needs Assessment Ontario Project
Community Legal Education Ontario
MENTAL HEALTH – CRISIS LINES
Toronto Distress Centres
416-408-HELP (4357) or text 45645
Canadian Suicide Prevention Services
1-833-456-4566 or text 45645
Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA) – Toronto
Kids Help Phone
1-800-668-6868 or text 686868
Youthdale’s Crisis Support Team
Anishnawbe 24/7 Mental Health Crisis Management Service
Toronto Rape Crisis Centre/Multicultural Women Against Rape (TRCC/MWAR)
Assaulted Women’s Helpline
416-863-0511 or 1-866-863-0511
First Nations and Inuit Hope for Wellness 24/7 Help Line
Seniors Safety Line
Toronto Seniors Helpline
Gerstein Crisis Centre
York Support Services Network
Scarborough Hospital Mobile Crisis Program
MENTAL HEALTH – DIRECTORIES
Hong Fook Mental Health Association
Canadian Psychological Association (list of provincial Associations)
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