Distress Centre Calgary

Volunteer Program

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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. Volunteer recruitment and training for crisis line volunteers

Service offers:

  • recruitment and training of volunteers according to the standards set by the Canadian Code for Volunteer Involvement (CCVI)
  • volunteers to staff the various Distress Centre crisis lines
  • website for application forms, upcoming training schedules and commitment details
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • subject to suitability
  • security screening
  • interview process
  • ability to make a one year commitment
Application Process
Service Access: Application RequiredReferral Process: No

Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
403-266-1634
Web Site
https://www.distresscentre.com/
Email
volunteer@distresscentre.com
Languages
Interpretation available upon request
Fees
Fee: No
Fee Reduction: N/AMembership Fee: No
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes - Front door is wheelchair accessible.Other disabled access: No -
Legal Status
Registered Not-For-Profit
Last Updated On
February 12, 2021
Address
999 8 Street SW
Calgary, AB, T2R 1J5
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