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Youth in difficulty

You, a friend or your child is experiencing personal problems, social habilitation problems, mental health or addiction problems (alcohol, drugs, gambling, etc.)? We can help you.

By telephone

  • Info-Social 811
  • Youth help line 1 800 263-2266
  • Parent help line 1 800 361-5085


In person

Our professionals can assess the situation and intervene with the child, adolescent or the parents. Following the assessment, the child or adolescent as well as the parents are directed to the services and resources required by their situation.

All parents, children or adolescents can make a request for services by contacting the CLSC nearest to them.


It is important to note that adolescents aged 14 and over can have their request treated in all confidentiality and without parental permission.


Also consult the section: Family, early childhood, youth (Services for youth aged 0 to 21 years and their families)

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