Farm Emergency Resources and Support


Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) central webpage –  Click here for Health Canada’s current information, overview, updates, advice, testing information, Canada-wide.

Canada’s COVID-19 Economic Response Plan  – Click here for federal government economic support information for individuals, businesses and industry. Also, see Regional Relief and Recovery Fund: COVID-19

AAFC COVID-19 Information for agriculture industry – Click here for questions and answers related to the agriculture sector.

British Columbia

COVID-19 Provincial Support and Information

Managing COVID-19 Stress, Anxiety and Depression

BC Ministry of Agriculture’s Response to COVID-19

CRISIS Centre BC: 
24 hour mental health support – PH: 310-6789

Legal Services Society
Legal aid services in BC

For families with disabled family members.
Phone: 604-540-8374 ext. 523 or Toll Free: 1-800-441-5403

BC Government –  easy access to a range of federal, provincial and community-based programs and services for low-income individuals and families in British Columbia including income, healthcare & mental health supports.


COVID-19 info for Albertans

COVID-19 Supports for Albertans

Mental Health Hotline:  1-877-303-2642 (24/7)
Support for individuals dealing with an individual, family and/or community crisis.

211 Alberta – PHONE: 211 – a 24 hour service providing contact information for social and community services including counselling, financial and legal resources.

Legal Aid Alberta1.866.845.3425


Saskatchewan COVID-19 Information

Saskatchewan Support for Producers in the Midst of COVID-19

Farm Stress LineMobile Crisis Services – PHONE: 1-800-667-4442-  crisis telephone counselling, support and referral services for individuals, youth and families

Healthline  – PHONE: 811 – a confidential, 24-hour health information and support telephone line. HealthLine also provides mental health and addictions support. Read Healthline’s Farm Family Stress pamphlet for more info.

PLEAPHONE:306.653.1868 Public Legal Education Association of Saskatchewan provides legal information and law related education to the people of Saskatchewan.

211 Saskatchewan – a free, confidential, and searchable website of human services in Saskatchewan, with over 5,000 listings of social, community, non-clinical health, and government services across the province.


COVID-19 Information for Manitobans

Manitoba COVID-19 Information for Businesses

Manitoba Farm, Rural Support & Northern Support Services – PH 1-866-367-3276 – provides an array of support services and resources.

Legal Aid Manitoba – Phone: (204) 985-8500

Community Financial Counselling Services – In Winnipeg: (204) 989-1900 or toll free 1-888-573-2383


COVID-19 Information for Ontario

Ontario COVID-19: Support for businesses

Farmers Mental Health Hotline–  Phone: 1-866-531-2600 – information about mental health and addiction services throughout Ontario

Pro Bono Ontario – Phone 1-855-255-7256 – Helps connect volunterr lawyers with people who cannot afford a lawyer.

LEGAL AID ONTARIO Phone: 1-800-668-8258 – legal services and referrals.

Ontario Health and Wellnessresources for health care services and advice, including help for addictions or mental illnesses.

TelehealthToll-free: 1-866-797-0000


COVID-19 in Québec

COVID-19 – Questions-réponses pour les clientèles​ du MAPAQ

E Mental Health – resources for counselling, financial, legal assistance and support groups in some areas.

COMMISION DE LA SANTE MENTALE DU CANADA – Phone: 1-866-277-3553 – mental health services in French only.

Commission des Services Juridiques (Legal Aid) PH: 514-873-3562 legal services in French only.

La Financiere agricole Quebecprograms and assistance regarding farm financing, insurance & income protection

Nova Scotia

Novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in Nova Scotia

COVID-19: support for Nova Scotians and businesses

Nova Scotia Mental Health Crisis Line – 1-888-429-8167

Family Law Nova Scotiahelps you understand your family law issue and tools to allow you to navigate the options available

Nova Scotia Health Authority extensive listing of programs and services to help you be healthy and stay healthy

New Brunswick

COVID-19 Information for New Brunswick

New Brunswick COVID-19 Guidance for Businesses

Lignes directrices sur la COVID-19 à l’intention des entreprises

New Brunswick Legal Aid Services Commission  – PH-506-444-2776  

CHIMO Helpline –  for mental health, general information & resources, toll free, province wide 1-800-667-5005

TeleCare 811free, confidential, health advice and information line. Dial 811 for access to bilingual, registered nurses, 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Prince Edward Island

COVID-19 Information for PEI

PEI Farmers : COVID-19 Frequently Asked Questions

Farmer Assistance Program  902-626-9787, confidential professional counselling service for farmers and farm employees – free to members of the NFU in PEI and PEI Federation of Agriculture.

The Island Helpline1-800-218-2885 a free, 24-hour, bilingual, confidential, non-judgmental and supportive telephone service

PEI Legal AidPH:(902) 368-6043

Newfoundland and Labrador

COVID-19 Information for Newfoundland and Labrador

Newfoundland and Labrador COVID-19 Resources

Eastern HealthPH: 811 contacts for an array of health and community services

24 Hour Mental Health Crisis Support – Phone: 1-888-737-4668 or 709-737-4668

Public Legal Information Association of NLPhone: 1-888-660-7788 or 709-722-2643  legal information phone line and lawyer referral service