Distress Centre Durham

Location, Telephone & Internet
Office Phone 905-430-3511
Toll Free Phone 24 hour Helpline 1-800-452-0688
Crisis Phone 905-430-2522
Fax 905-430-1381
E-Mail dcd@distresscentredurham.com
Website www.distresscentredurham.com
Located In Community Whitby
Address 306 Brock St N
Whitby, ON L1N 4H7
 
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Intersection Brock St N and Mary St
Contact Information
Primary Executive Victoria Kehoe, Executive Director; Email: victoria@distresscentredurham.com
Update Email (Private) brittany@distresscentredurham.com
Description & Services
Description (Service) Helpline telephone service to those in distress * volunteers trained in active listening, crisis intervention and suicide prevention techniques * emotional support, encourage caller initiative and provide referrals to community resources as necessary * confidential service * resource and referral information on suicide and related topics  
 
Community Contact Call Out Program gives on-going emotional support to callers who have limited support or resources  
 
Suicide/Homicide Survivor support groups for those who have lost a loved one to suicide or homicide  
 
Suicide Survivor Call Out Program The call-out member receives a scheduled call from a trained volunteer who is also a Survivor of Suicide 
 
Community Education workshops on active listening, loss, crisis and suicide prevention and intervention are available to schools, businesses, agencies and groups  
 
Prideline Durham emotional support, crisis intervention, and community referral information specific to the concerns and issues of the LGBTQ community in Durham Region 
 
24 hour Helpline 1-800-452-0688
Hours Mon-Sun 24 hours * Resource Centre Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm * Community Contact Call Out Programs calls scheduled between Mon-Fri 8 am- 8pm * Prideline 6 pm-10 pm
Areas Served Durham Region
Eligibility Those experiencing distress
Application Call helpline
Languages English
Fees None
Other Details
Physical Access Not Accessible

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