Mental Health

Addictions Foundation of Manitoba - Main Portage La Prairie Office

Address: 205-9 Saskatchewan Avenue West, Portage la Prairie, MB, R1N 3J9

Mailing Address: P.O. Box 1160, Portage la Prairie, MB R1N 3J9

Phone: 204-857-8353

Manitoba Addiction Helpline: 1-855-662-6605


Addictions Foundation of Manitoba - Compass Youth Live-In Program

Address: 175 Nomad Street, Southport, MB, R0H 1N1

Phone: 204-428-6600

Intake Direct: 204-428-6622

Website: services/for youth/compass-in house-youth program/


Anxiety Disorders Association Manitoba (ADAM)

Address: 100-4 Fort Street, Winnipeg, MB, R3C 1C4

Phone: 204-925-0600

Toll-Free: 1-800-805-8885



Contact Form:

Services: Anxiety Disorders Association Manitoba programming is based on principles of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, including a 6 week virtual Anxiety and Worry Support Program and a Peer Support line.

Canadian Mental Health Association - Central Region

Address: 102 1st Street North West, Portage la Prairie MB, R1N 1Y9

Phone: 204-239-6590



Crisis Stabilization Unit (CSU)

Address: 755 Portage Avenue, Winnipeg, MB, R3G 0N9

Phone: 204-940-3633 and press 2.


Services: The Crisis Stabilization Unit (CSU) provides short-term, community based intensive care and treatment for individuals in a mental health, psychiatric or psychosocial crisis who may be at risk for hospitalization.

Define U - Melanie Gessell

Address: 102 1 Street North West, Portage la Prairie, MB, R1N 1Y9

Phone: 204-903-7876


Services: Melanie Gessell is a registered psychiatric nurse and provides mental health counselling and is a consulting FNIHB provider. She provides counselling services to children, teens, adults and free of charge sessions for treaty status residents.


Address: 167 Sherbrook Street, Winnipeg, MB, R3C 2B7

Phone: (204) 784-4090



Mood Disorders Association of Manitoba

Address: 4 Fort Street, Winnipeg, MB, R3C 1C4

Phone: 204-396-7923 OR 204-786-0987

Website: OR

Email: OR

Prairie Pregnancy Support Center

Address: 60b Tupper Street North, Portage La Prairie, MB, Box 382, R1N 3B7

Phone: (204) 240-4357


Email: Contact form on their website under 'contact us'

Rainbow Resource Center

Address: 170 Scott Street, Winnipeg, MB, R3L 0L3

Phone: (204) 474-0212

Toll-Free: 1 (855) 437-852



River Wood Counselling Services

Address: 675 McLenaghen Drive, Portage la Prairie, MB, R1N 3X3

Phone: 204-870-2006


Email: Contact form available on website

Services: Provides counselling services for individuals, couples and families in the Portage la Prairie area, focusing on professional, solution focused counselling in a private setting.

Thrive Learning Centre - CMHA

Address: 102 1st Street North West, Portage la Prairie, MB, R1N 1Y9

Phone: (204) 239-6590




Willow's Bend Counselling Centre, Inc.

Address: 139 Saskatchewan Avenue East, Portage la Prairie, MB, R1N 0L7

Phone: 204-856-0621



Services: Provides counselling services to children, teens, adults, and families. Specializations in trauma, attachment, play based interventions, mindfulness, and supporting Indigenous clients.