Distress Centre Calgary

211

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Description
NOTE: COVID-19 UPDATE # OFFICE HAS BEEN CLOSED BUT ALL SERVICES ARE STILL OPEN VIA PHONE AND ONLINE. TELEPHONE CRISIS AND 211 SERVICES ARE AVAILABLE AS USUAL. Information on and referral to community, government and social services in Calgary and area, Bow Valley corridor and Red Deer.

Service offers:

  • professional information and referral specialists to assess caller issues and assist in finding resources
  • information and referral to community, government and social services through an easy to remember three digit telephone number
  • online daily chat and text from 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM for 211, Family Violence Information Line, and Bullying Helpline through www.ab.211.ca
  • confidential, free and multilingual assistance
Affiliation: United Way and the City of CalgaryKey Provider: community resource specialists
Eligibility
No
Application Process
Service Access: Telephone Information Line, online chat through ab.211.ca from 12:00 pm - 8:00 pmReferral Process: No

Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
211
Text
211
Web Site
https://www.ab.211.ca/
Languages
Interpreters / Translators
Fees
Fee: No
Fee Reduction: N/AMembership Fee: No
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes - Other disabled access: N/A -
Legal Status
Registered Not-For-Profit
Last Updated On
May 6, 2020