For emergencies, call 911. You can also visit our listing of provincial support groups or click on the map below to find a program near you.

School Logo School Name & City Bench Unveiling Date Mental Health Resources
Carleton Carleton University
Ottawa ON
September 2, 2015 Click Here
holy-trinity-titans Holy Trinity
Oakville ON
September 23, 2015 Click Here
niagara-logo Niagara College
Niagara Falls ON
October 5, 2015 Click Here
sfu Simon Fraser University
Burnaby BC
October 28, 2015 Click Here
waterloo-logo University of Waterloo
Waterloo ON
November 4, 2015 Click Here
humber-logo Humber College
Toronto ON
May 3, 2016 Click Here
champlain Champlain College
St Lambert QB
May 4, 2016 Click Here
fletchers Fletcher’s Meadow S.S.
Brampton ON
September 15, 2016 Coming Soon
centennial-logo Centennial College
Toronto ON
September 21, 2016 Click Here
st-marys St. Mary’s College S.S.
Sault Ste. Marie ON
September 28, 2016 Click Here
seneca-logo Seneca College
Toronto ON
Coming Soon Coming Soon
vancouver-island Vancouver Island University
Nanaimo BC
Coming Soon Coming Soon
ubc-logo University of British Columbia
Vancouver BC
Coming Soon Coming Soon
seaton-logo W.L. Seaton S.S.
Vernon BC
Coming Soon Coming Soon
alberta-uni-logo University of Alberta
Edmonton AB
Coming Soon Coming Soon
northern-logo Northern S.S.
Toronto ON
Coming Soon Coming Soon
st-marg-logo St. Margueritte D’Youville
Oakville ON
Coming Soon Coming Soon

“Happiness is the only good. The time to be happy is now. The place to be happy is here. The way to be happy is to make others so.”
~ Robert Green Ingersoll

If you need help and you’re unsure where to start, these Provincial Resources can help connect you to the right people/organization.

Our goal is to have a bench in every school and education facility that wishes to have one – please help us make it happen.

The Friendship Bench continues the legacy of Lucas Fiorella, and seeks to offer help and a friendly voice for those that need it.

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Need Help?

If you need help immediately, visit your local emergency department or call 911.

If your school has a bench installed, you can find the Local Resources to help you here, where we can provide on-campus support services.

If you need help and you’re unsure where to start, the Provincial Resources listed on this site can help - click here to learn more.


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