Canadian Mental Health Association

Edmonton Region - Distress Line


Description
Provides confidential, non-judgmental, and short-term crisis intervention, emotional support, and resources for people in crisis or distress.

Service offers:

  • a 24-hour confidential, non-judgmental crisis intervention service for people experiencing difficulty or loss in their lives

Outcome objectives may include:

  • crisis intervention
  • suicide prevention
  • family violence prevention
  • emergency intervention and response
  • emotional support
  • community resource referral
Key Provider: trained volunteers
Eligibility
No
Application Process
Service Access: Telephone Information LineReferral Process: No

Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
780-482-HELP (4357) (Does not accept collect calls)
Web Site
http://edmonton.cmha.ca
Languages
English
Fees
Fee: No
Fee Reduction: No
Membership Fee: Yes,

Annual Special $2.50

Annual Basic $5.00

Annual Standard $20.00

Annual Corporate $50.00

Accessibility
Wheelchair access: N/A - Other disabled access: N/A -
Legal Status
Registered Not-For-Profit, Registered Charity / Foundation
Topic(s)
Last Updated On
February 23, 2017