REACH Edmonton Council for Safe Communities

24 / 7 Edmonton Crisis Diversion Team


Description
Offers a 24 hour mobile assistance program for homeless individuals.

Service offers:

  • a 24 hour mobile assistance program for homeless individuals who need immediate assistance

Includes:

  • assistance and assessment in crisis situations
  • assertive support and referrals
  • assistance in finding housing

Aimed at reducing inappropriate referrals to emergency and police services.

Affiliation: Partnered with Boyle Street Community Services, Hope Mission, and 211.Key Provider: outreach workers
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • homeless individuals who are or are not intoxicated
  • and concerned others
Application Process
Service Access: Telephone Information Line, To access service:
  • homeless individuals and concerned others can call for information and service dispatch
Referral Process: No

Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
2-1-1 (24 hours)
Web Site
http://reachedmonton.ca
Fees
Fee: No
Fee Reduction: No
Membership Fee: Yes,

Contact for details.

Accessibility
Wheelchair access: N/A - Other disabled access: N/A -
Legal Status
Registered Not-For-Profit
Topic(s)
Last Updated On
June 14, 2016