After-Hour Emergencies

Imminent Danger:  If you feel that you or someone close to you is in imminent danger please dial 9-1-1.





Suicide Action Montreal

(1-866-APPELLE) 1-866-277-3553

Tel.: 514-723-4000 (24-Hour Service)

Suicide Action Montreal offers support services, crisis workers and monitoring for people who are at risk of committing suicide, for their friends and family and for people affected by suicide.


Tel.: 514-483-3033 (24-Hour Service)

Qualified crisis intervention workers are available 24/7 to take your call. They offer professional services that are free, confidential, and bilingual.                     

  • Housing
  • ​Telephone support 
  • Short-term crisis housing


Drug and Alcohol Help Line


Tel.: 514-527-2626 (24-Hour Service)

Available 24 hours a day and 7 days a week, our specialized helpline service is bilingual, free, anonymous and confidential.


McGill Nightline

Tel: 514-398-6246

The line is open 6:00 pm to 3:00 am throughout the school year.

McGill Students’ Nightline is a confidential, anonymous and non-judgmental listening service, run by McGill students, providing the community with a variety of support.



Tel: 514-398-2498

Walksafe is a volunteer service that provides free night-time accompaniment for those who are feeling uncomfortable, or who are unable to walk home alone.

Night Route Maps

Want to find the best route through downtown campus at night? Consult the Downtown Night Route Map— suggested routes from each building are highlighted, as well as the location of emergency phones.