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Who to Call in North Hastings

211-Social Services Directory Assistance 24hr Service

211 connects you to a full range of non-emergency community, social, government and health service information, including employment and job skills, parenting and child care, support for seniors, etc. 211 is free, confidential and multilingual (150 languages). Bilingual referral specialists answer 211 calls 24 hours a day – seven days a week. Visit for an online directory of services and information

Hastings County Community & Human Services

North Hastings Children’s Services

Hastings Highlands

Phone: 613-338-2811

  • Municipal Issues
  • Garbage, Recycling, Waste Site Hours, Hazardous Waste, Needles
  • Public Work, Roads, Maintenance
  • Municipal Bylaws, Building Permits


Phone: 1-888-310-1122
Bancroft Detachment: 613-332-2112

  • Non-Emergency Police Contact Province Wide
  • Driving Complaints/Traffic i.e traffic lights out
  • Non-Emergency criminal activity – i.e. theft from a cottage

Some issues can be reported online at the O.P.P website.


Remember, 9-1-1 is for emergencies only.

  • Emergency number to reach police, fire or paramedics
  • Life threatening situation
  • Crime in progress
  • A person is seriously hurt or in danger