Support and Resources

Peer Support

Support Groups

Online Resources

Please note:  CHANNAL online support group is not a crisis line, nor are we equipped to handle crisis.  If you are experiencing a mental health crisis, please call the Mental Health Crisis Line at 1 (888) 737-4668, or in the St. John’s Region, at 737-4688.- The CHANNAL Team

Chat Support Group
Once you’ve registered for the forum you can also access our site’s chat feature, which allows users to type to eachother in real time. Simply click on the “Enter our Chat Room” link on the right side of any page (or below) and log in with your forum account. By default, you’ll enter the “Public” channal where you can chat with other website users. Check the calendar for weekly organized events.

Our forums are a friendly and safe place to ask questions or share your experiences with others. As a guest, you can read most posts in the forum, but to respond, or start a new thread you’ll need to register. To register, follow these instructions:

  1. Click on the forum in the right sidebar of any page on The forum will open in a new window.
  2. Find the “Register” link in the top right corner and click it
  3. Read the terms of service and click “Agree”
  4. Complete the signup form. You may wish to write down the username and password you choose so that you can log in later. This is also your username and password for the chat room.