Canadian Mental Health Association

Edmonton Region - Seniors' Abuse Helpline


Description
Provides confidential, non-judgmental, and short-term crisis intervention, emotional support, and resources to those who are experiencing or concerned about someone else experiencing senior abuse.

Service offers:

  • a 24-hour, confidential, non-judgmental telephone line for those experiencing or dealing with senior abuse

Outcome objectives may include:

  • crisis intervention
  • suicide prevention
  • seniors abuse and family violence prevention
  • emergency intervention and response
  • emotional support
  • community resource referrals
Key Provider: trained volunteers
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • individuals experiencing or dealing with seniors abuse
Application Process
Service Access: Telephone Information LineReferral Process: No

Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
780-454-8888 (24 Hour)
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
Last Updated On
December 2, 2015