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Suicide Action Montreal maintains links with several other organizations that could be useful to you in order to support or accompany you.

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The Resource and Intervention Center for Sexually Abused Men in their Childhood (CRIPHASE) is a non-profit organization that helps men who have experienced this trauma free themselves from this heavy burden and live a happier life.

A leading non-profit organization recognized by separated fathers and men in the context of family transition. We promote the well-being and health of fathers and their engagement with children and the community.

This Website is designed to give you a picture of the services we provide for men experiencing relationship problems such as breakups, conflicts, jealousy and domestic violence. We offer our services to all men, including homosexuals and male victims of spousal abuse.

L’Entraide pour hommes de Montréal (EPHM) offers you, as a man, a place of solidarity and mutual aid.

Grossesse-Secours provides women and girls with listening, support and information related to pregnancy and related topics with great respect for their reality and personal choices.

The mission of the Women’s Centre of Montréal is to provide educational and vocational training, as well as information, counselling and referral services to help women help themselves.

Jeunesse, J’écoute is the only pan-Canadian consultation and referral service available day and night by phone and on the Internet.

Kids Help Phone is the only pan-Canadian consultation and referral service available day and night by phone and on the Internet.

The assistance centres for victims of crime, known as CAVACs, are there to help you overcome the physical, mental and social consequences of crime. The professional services they provide are confidential and free of charge — feel free to contact them!

A resource that helps people who are victims of domestic violence.

Since April 1, 2015, the Centre Intégré Universitaire de Santé et des Services Sociales (CIUSSS) of Centre-Sud-de-l’Île-de-Montréal brings together 10 former Montreal health and social services institutions, including the Centre de réadaptation en dépendance de Montréal – Institut universitaire. (French Website)

Drug: help and referral (DAR) offers support, information and referral to people affected by drug addiction, throughout Quebec.

Gamblers Anonymes members are people, just like you, who are worried about someone with a gambling problem.

Al-Anon members are people, just like you, who are worried about someone with a drinking problem.

Jeu : aide et référence est né du besoin de sensibiliser les gens au risque que, pour un certain nombre d’entre eux, le jeu ne reste pas toujours un jeu.

La Maison Jean Lapointe est une corporation à but non lucratif qui s’est donnée comme mission principale la réadaptation des personnes alcooliques, toxicomanes et joueurs pathologiques.

Alcoholics Anonymous is an international movement of men and women who had an alcohol problem

Portal of the Government of Quebec informing about the use of drugs and its prevention.

The Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA), founded in 1918, is one of the oldest voluntary organizations in Canada. Each year, we provide services and supports to more than 1.3 million Canadians through the combined efforts of more than 11,000 volunteers and staff across Canada in over 330 communities.

The Association québécoise des parents et amis de la personne atteinte de maladie mentale provides support, referral and information services to family members and friends who have a loved one with mental health problems.

Le Centre de Référence du Grand Montréal est un organisme sans but lucratif autonome et bilingue qui donne gratuitement de l’information sur les ressources sociales et communautaires du Grand Montréal.

The Depressive and Suicide Disorders Program at Douglas Hospital is a superspecialized (third-line) service for youth and adults who suffer from refractory and/or recurrent major depressive disorder with or without the presence of suicidal behaviour. The program offers cutting-edge treatment for clients and provides support to families to help them interact with the person in difficulty.

Phobies-Zéro est un groupe de soutien et d’entraide pour les personnes, jeunes et adultes souffrant de troubles anxieux incluant le trouble obsessionnel compulsif. Les services s’adressent également à la famille et aux proches.

L’Ordre des Psychologues du Québec vous offre des outils pour trouver une ressource professionnelle qui pourra vous venir en aide.

Revivre, c’est d’abord un organisme présent pour toute personne étant touchée par les troubles anxieux, la dépression ou le trouble bipolaire.

Le site TDAH Québec a deux objectifs principaux:

  1. Informer le public francophone sur les différents aspects du déficit d’attention;
  2. Supporter les gens ayant un TDAH qui le désirent et leur entourage dans leurs démarches d’information, de diagnostic et de traitement.
Projet P.A.L., un organisme communautaire bilingue fondé en 1975, a été créé pour pallier à la discrimination et à l’isolement des personnes qui vivent des problèmes de santé mentale, en offrant différents services dans une approche alternative d’autonomisation et d’entraide.

1,054 suicides in Quebec in 2018

1 054 suicides in 2018
According to provisional data for 2018, the crude suicide rate was 12.6 per 100,000 people in Quebec (n = 1,054 suicides). In 2016 and 2017, this rate was 13.4 and 12.8 per 100,000 people, respectively.

Among men, the highest suicide rate is observed among men aged 50 to 64.

In Quebec, the suicide rate is three times higher for men than for women. Since peaking in 1999 (35.3 suicides per 100,000 people), the suicide rate has steadily declined to an adjusted rate of 19.0 per 100,000 people in 2018 (790 suicides).The suicide rate is still declining among men aged 35-49 while it has reached a plateau for other age groups.

The largest increases in the rate of hospitalizations for attempted suicide are among youth ages 15-19.

Among adolescent girls, this rate has more than doubled since 2008 (73.5 per 100,000 people) to 175.3 per 100,000 people in 2019. Among boys, there was a spike in 2017 (71.0 per 100,000 people) that appears to have decreased somewhat in 2018 and 2019 (65.4 and 67.8 per 100,000 people, respectively).
More than 3,600 hospitalizations are related to a suicide attempt each year,
which equates to more than 10 hospitalizations per day. Of those hospitalized in 2019, 20% were admitted to the hospital more than once for a suicide attempt in the past 10 years

More than 3,600 hospitalizations are related to a suicide attempt each year,

which equates to more than 10 hospitalizations per day. Of those hospitalized in 2019, 20% were admitted to the hospital more than once for a suicide attempt in the past 10 years

For more information and statistics

Suicide Fact Sheet: The Realities of LGBT Adults

Familles LGBT, Interligne (Gai Écoute), Chaire de recherche sur l’homophobie, (2016)