Live Crisis Chat

Canadian Mental Health Association - Edmonton Region


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 -
Topic(s)
Last Verified On
May 12, 2023
Location
Edmonton
Hours of Operation
Mon
06:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Tue
06:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Wed
06:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Thu
06:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Fri
06:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Sat
12:00 PM to 04:00 PM
Sun
12:00 PM to 04:00 PM

Hours may vary depending on volunteer availability.