Canadian Mental Health Association

Edmonton Region - Live Crisis Chat


Description
Provides confidential, non-judgmental, and short-term crisis intervention, emotional support, and resources via live chat.

Service offers:

  • a confidential, one-on-one online chat service with a trained crisis support volunteer for those in crisis or distress

Outcome objectives may include:

  • crisis intervention
  • suicide prevention
  • family intervention and response
  • emotional support
  • community resource referral
Key Provider: trained volunteers
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • individuals in crisis or distress
  • and concerned others
Application Process
Service Access: Internet Based Service, To access service:Referral Process: No

Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
N/A
Web Site
http://www.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
Hours of Operation
Mon
06:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tue
06:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wed
06:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thu
06:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Fri
06:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Sat
12:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Sun
12:00 PM - 04:00 PM