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October 2021 Update: Distress Centre’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic

2021-10-29T09:12:07+00:00

Distress Centre continues to support Calgarians by providing 24 hour crisis and 211 phone support, daily chat and ConnecTeen text support. This month we were pleased to announce the launch of 24 hour crisis text and chat. Counselling sessions are being conducted by phone and video. If you need help, please reach out. Distress Centre [...]

October 2021 Update: Distress Centre’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic2021-10-29T09:12:07+00:00

Distress Centre launches 24 hour crisis chat and text

2021-10-03T14:00:25+00:00

At Distress Centre, we know that crisis can occur at any time of the day and it’s important to offer Calgarians multiple ways to contact us to remove barriers to accessing help. That’s why we are excited to announce that our online services – crisis chat and text – are now available 24 hours a [...]

Distress Centre launches 24 hour crisis chat and text2021-10-03T14:00:25+00:00

September 2021 Update: Distress Centre’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic

2021-09-29T18:03:46+00:00

Distress Centre continues to support Calgarians by providing 24 hour crisis and 211 phone support, daily chat and ConnecTeen text support. This month we also introduced crisis text support. Counselling sessions are being conducted by phone and video. If you need help, please reach out. Distress Centre also has several programs available at SORCe for [...]

September 2021 Update: Distress Centre’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic2021-09-29T18:03:46+00:00

World Suicide Prevention Day: Suicide-related contacts up 34% in 2021

2021-09-09T22:28:34+00:00

Distress Centre introduces crisis text support September 10th is World Suicide Prevention Day - a day to bring awareness to suicide prevention and end the stigma that surrounds the topic. We acknowledge what a difficult year it has been for many. If you are experiencing suicidal thoughts, there is help. Distress Centre provides a 24 [...]

World Suicide Prevention Day: Suicide-related contacts up 34% in 20212021-09-09T22:28:34+00:00

August 2021 Update: Distress Centre’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic

2021-08-30T11:03:52+00:00

Distress Centre continues to support Calgarians by providing 24 hour crisis and 211 phone support, daily chat and ConnecTeen text support. Counselling sessions are being conducted by phone and video. If you need help, please reach out. Distress Centre also has several programs available at SORCe for people experiencing or at risk of experiencing homelessness. [...]

August 2021 Update: Distress Centre’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic2021-08-30T11:03:52+00:00

July 2021 Update: Distress Centre’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic

2021-07-30T11:00:17+00:00

Distress Centre continues to support Calgarians by providing 24 hour crisis and 211 phone support, daily chat and ConnecTeen text support. Counselling sessions are being conducted by phone and video. If you need help, please reach out. Distress Centre also has several programs available at SORCe for people experiencing or at risk of experiencing homelessness. [...]

July 2021 Update: Distress Centre’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic2021-07-30T11:00:17+00:00

June 2021 Update: Distress Centre’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic

2021-06-29T19:06:48+00:00

Distress Centre continues to support Calgarians by providing 24 hour crisis and 211 phone support, daily chat and ConnecTeen text support. Counselling sessions are being conducted by phone and video. If you need help, please reach out. Distress Centre also has several programs available at SORCe for people experiencing or at risk of experiencing homelessness. [...]

June 2021 Update: Distress Centre’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic2021-06-29T19:06:48+00:00

Volunteer Spotlight: Elissa

2021-06-10T12:03:25+00:00

Crisis line volunteer Elissa* is no stranger to dealing with life’s hardships. She endured years of struggle and overcame many challenges before finding her way to Distress Centre, and she said that she’s been able to leverage the lessons she’s learned in her personal life to better support Distress Centre’s service users. Elissa worked as [...]

Volunteer Spotlight: Elissa2021-06-10T12:03:25+00:00

May 2021 Update: Distress Centre’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic

2021-05-28T11:13:20+00:00

Distress Centre continues to support Calgarians by providing 24 hour crisis and 211 phone support, daily chat and ConnecTeen text support. Counselling sessions are being conducted by phone and video. If you need help, please reach out. Distress Centre also has several programs available at SORCe for people experiencing or at risk of experiencing homelessness. [...]

May 2021 Update: Distress Centre’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic2021-05-28T11:13:20+00:00

April 2021 Update: Distress Centre’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic

2021-04-28T09:35:14+00:00

Distress Centre continues to support Calgarians by providing 24 hour crisis and 211 phone support, daily chat and ConnecTeen text support. Counselling sessions are being conducted by phone and video. If you need help, please reach out. Distress Centre also has several programs available at SORCe for people experiencing or at risk of experiencing homelessness. [...]

April 2021 Update: Distress Centre’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic2021-04-28T09:35:14+00:00
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