Ontario Federation of Agriculture

Site: Telephone Service

Service: Farmer Wellness Initiative Helpline

Record #: GRE0062
Last Modified: 17 Oct 2023
Last Full Update: 17 Jan 2023


Description (Service)

Provides a 24 hour telehealth mental wellness helpline to all Ontario farmers and farm families

  • Accessible 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, in English and French
  • Offers up to four free counselling sessions per issue per year, with a mental health professional who understands the unique needs of Ontario farmers
  • Confidential counselling sessions will be available by phone, virtually or in-person (subject to public health restrictions)

Service Details


Mon-Sun 24 hours

Areas Served Ontario
Eligibility Ontario farmers and members of their family

Call for intake

Languages English ; French
Fees None

Address and Location

Located In Community Guelph
Address & Map Guelph, ON
Physical Access Not Applicable

Contact Information

Office Phone 1-866-267-6255
Website https://ofa.on.ca/issues/mental-health
Social Media Facebook Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ontariofarms/
Instagram Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/ontariofarms
Twitter Twitter: https://twitter.com/OntarioFarms
YouTube YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/OntarioFarms
Mailing Address 200 Hanlon Creek Blvd 
Guelph, ON N1C 0A1

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