Distress Centre Calgary

24 Hour Crisis Line

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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. Crisis intervention, support, referrals and the option of intake into the Distress Centre's Crisis Counselling

Service offers:

  • 24 hour telephone crisis support
  • online crisis chat service through www.distresscentre.com 
  • e-mail support at help@distresscentre.com
  • direct links to mobile crisis teams when appropriate (Mobile Response Team (AHS), Community Resource Team (Wood's Homes), Social Services Response Team (Child and and Family Services Authority)
Affiliation: Alberta Health Services,Calgary and Area Child and Family Services Authority, Seniors Resource Society, Wood's HomesKey Provider: Trained volunteers supported by professional staff
Eligibility
No
Application Process
Service Access: Telephone Information Line, Access is also available via online chat from 3 pm to 10 pm daily and through e-mail at help@distresscentre.comReferral Process: No

Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
403-266-HELP (4357)
Email
help@distresscentre.com
Languages
Interpretation available upon request
Fees
Fee: No
Fee Reduction: No
Membership Fee: No
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes - Front door is wheelchair accessible.Other disabled access: No -
Legal Status
Registered Not-For-Profit
Topic(s)
Last Updated On
August 30, 2020
Address
999 8 Street SW
Calgary, AB, T2R 1J5
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