Public Services Health and Safety Association

Public Services Health and Safety Associations (PSHSA) PTSD and Anti-Stigma Awareness elearning program give you the foundation for creating PTSD awareness and understanding throughout your organization.

First Responders First

This website provides information about prevention, intervention and recovery and return to work related to PTSD Prevention for first responders.

Homewood Health Centre

519 824 1010

Homewood Health Centre is one of the largest mental health and addiction facilities in Canada and is unique in Canadian healthcare serving as a specialized provincial and national resource as well as providing essential regional services for residents of Guelph and Wellington County.

Badge of Life Canada

National non-profit volunteer organization supporting police & corrections personnel dealing with psychological injuries suffered in the line of duty.

Traumatology Institute

Trauma Recovery Program (TRP)  is a self-guided program to help you in your trauma recovery journey, everyday.


 905 278 9036 (24/7 Crisis Support Peel)

Champions good mental health for everyone and supports the full participation of those with mental illness and addictions in the life of the community. In addition to providing a variety of mental health services, we are committed to community development, mental health awareness and addressing the stigma surrounding mental illness.

Edgewood Health Network

The Edgewood Health Network is the largest network of adult inpatient and outpatient treatment services in Canada. We are here to help 24/7, setting the national standard in ongoing, personalized treatment for everyone.

Alcoholics Anonoymous

Alcoholics Anonymous is an international fellowship of men and women who have had a drinking problem. It is nonprofessional, self-supporting, multiracial, apolitical, and available almost everywhere. There are no age or education requirements. Membership is open to anyone who wants to do something about his or her drinking problem.


beacon modern mind health

Beacon provides Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) by web-based app with therapist guidance. CBT is a psychotherapy treatment that helps change negative and anxious thoughts, as well as behaviours, so you can feel and function better.

Centre for addiction and mental health (CAMH)


Canada’s largest mental health teaching hospital and one of the worlds leading research centres. Where Mental Health is Health.

Addiction information:

frontline forward

With thorough knowledge of the impact a career as a first responder can have emotionally, physically and mentally, retired ORNGE paramedic, Bryan Stevens Founder/President is opening a wellness centre known as Frontline Forward Limited. The facility, whose focus is “helping those who help others”, is specialized in working with frontline staff including, paramedics, police, fire, military, registered nurses, doctors, corrections officers and social workers. The first of its kind in North America, the facility will offer a fully functional gym, yoga/meditation studio, on-site psychotherapy, physiotherapy and massage and fascial stretching therapy.

Toronto Beyond the blue

Toronto Beyond the Blue (TBTB) is a peer-led, independent charitable organization that supports the members of the Toronto Police Service and their families. TBTB provides workshops, resources and fosters a community of support all while raising awareness of mental health-related issues that impact our members.


Call toll free 24/7 at 1-800-387-6198

Bellwood offers a range of programs and services for individuals 18 years of age and older. Residential programs include;

  • withdrawal management/detox

  • alcohol and drug addictions

  • addiction and PTSD/OSI for military and first responders

  • trauma and psychological injury

  • concurrent eating disorders and addiction

  • sexual compulsion

  • problem gambling

Project Trauma Support


A Canadian program that addresses PTSD and moral injury.

Weekly and biweekly gatherings throughout Ontario.

Residential experiential treatment program.

US Department of Veterans Affairs

Extensive information on PTSD including apps, videos and more

Wounded warriors canada

Complimentary financial consultation for first responders

Services available; personalized investments, home ownership, retirement planning, tax planning, (personal and business) insurance - life (participating life, critical illness, long term disability, long term care), estate and legacy planning, budgeting and cash management and business ownership.

Jill Pollard, CPA, CMA


Basil Bullock CPA, CA


The phoenix P.T.S Support Group

“First Responders Supporting First Responders through Operational Stress Injuries”

St. Stephen’s Anglican Church, hosts a weekly Support Group for all first responders (serving or retired) suffering from O.S.I.//P.T.S.

The group meets every Thursday evening from 7—9 p.m.

14946 Steeles Avenue East, Hornby, (Halton Hills) between Winston Churchill Blvd and Trafalgar Road.

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the mane intent


Offering trauma-informed, strengths-based equine-inspired wellness workshops and private sessions. Increase personal resilience while learning to manage the personal impact of experiences that naturally build up from first responder engagements. Our gentle herd will guide you to a renewed sense of self and well-being.


Trafalgar Addiction Treatment Centre

A CARF Accredited private rehabilitation centre that offers men and women, comprehensive treatment of alcoholism, substance abuse and other addictive behaviours as well as concurrent mental health disorders. The centre has several locations across Ontario offering both inpatient and outpatient programs. Trafalgar Addiction Treatment Centres treats addiction by focusing on the underlying mental health issues, what is better known as a concurrent disorder model. For information or admission call Scott Jones 905-925-3333

The Stable Grounds Inc.


The Stable Grounds is the first and only residential long-term center of its kind in Canada specializing in offering full-service rehabilitative care for immersive and extended treatment related to PTSI.

The Stable Grounds Inc. provides care exclusively to First Responders and Uniformed Professionals suffering primarily from PTSI along with substance use, anxiety, depression and other illnesses in a quiet and private setting. Our programs are both residential and day, for the duration of 30-60-89 days per session. Our tranquil country environment complete with stables, pond and areas of retreat make for an optimal setting away from it all.


Consolidated Credit Counseling Services of Canada Inc.



Consolidated Credit Counseling Services of Canada is the largest and only nationally-registered, charitable financial education and non-profit credit counselling organization operating across Canada since 2006.

When someone connects with counsellors at Consolidated Credit, they are offered free, impartial, no-obligation credit counselling services, both over the phone and/or face-to-face across Canada. Counsellors assist in the review of a stable monthly budget while making suggestions on areas of potential savings or obvious overspending. Counsellors perform free ‘soft-pulls’ on TransUnion credit files to help confirm debts/balances being carried, and counsellors will then offer an assessment of all legitimate debt-repayment options available.