Additional Support / Emergency Information
Most emergency telephone lines in Montreal are bilingual.
Who to contact in an emergency in Montreal:
Fire, Police and Ambulance
Tel: 514 280 2222
Québec Security (Sûreté du Québec)
Tel: 514 310 4141
From a cell phone: *4141
24-hour service for urgent health questions. A nurse can provide information on the best course of action and/or where to go.
Québec Poison Control Centre
Tel: 1 800 463 5060
Crimestoppers (Echec au Crime)
Tel: 1 800 711 1800
Website (in French)
Tel: 514 598 3111
Helplines and Support
Sexual Assault Centre for Victims
Tel: 514 934 4504
Alcoholics Anonymous Montreal
Tel: 514 350 3444
Depressed Anonymous (Déprimés Anonymes)
Tel: 514 278 2130
Website (in French)
Drugs: Help and referral
Tel: 514 527 2626
Narcotics Anonymous Québec
Tel: 514 249 0555
Gamblers Anonymous Montreal
Tel: 514 484 6666
Helpline for Parents
Tel: 514 288 5555
Suicide Action Montreal
Tel: 514 723 4000
Listening service for those feeling suicidal or who need to confide and talk.
Tel: 514 935 1101
Hospitals & Clinics
- For a list of hospitals in Montreal with emergency rooms: Click here.
- To consult the Business Directory for Hospitals & Health Centres: Click here.
- Public health clinics in Quebec are: centre local de services communautaires (CLSC)
There is one close to Concordia: CLSC Métro, 1801 de Maisonneuve Boulevard West, Montreal, Quebec H3H 1J9, website.
Most larger pharmacies are open seven days a week, and some are open until 22:00. Most pharmacists speak English.
To find a local pharmacy in Montreal: Click here.
The closest pharmacy to Concordia is the Pharmaprix (St. Catherine and Guy), at 1500 Saint-Catherine St W, Montreal, Quebec H3G 1S8
There is one 24-hour pharmacy on the Island of Montreal:
At: 5122 rue Côte-des-Neiges, Montreal, H3T 1X8
Tel: 514 738 8464
Another 24-hour pharmacy is located on the South Shore:
At: 3848 Blvd. Taschereau, Greenfield Park, J4V 2H8
Tel: 450 672 3410