The Brighter Side
via 100 Women Who Care Calgary
Distress Centre Calgary (DCC) ensures everyone has a place to turn to in a time of crisis by providing 24 hour crisis support, professional counselling and 211 referrals - all at no cost.
It's not up to us to define what the crisis is -- it's different for everyone. They don't judge. They're here to listen and connect you with the help you need.
Mission: Provide compassionate, accessible crisis support that enhances the health, well-being and resiliency of individuals in distress.
Vision: Everyone is heard.
Values: Accessibility, collaboration, compassion, excellence, inclusively, innovation, leadership, partnerships, respect, and volunteerism.
"We don’t judge. We listen."
Calls to Distress Centre Calgary's crisis line, 403.266.HELP (4357), are confidential and non-judgemental. They offer free 24-hour crisis intervention, professional counselling and referral services to help you overcome crisis.
Everyone has a different definition of crisis. But, no matter who you are or what you’re facing, they can help. Whether it’s the stress of a new job, struggling with drugs, getting over a recent break-up, or thoughts of suicide, their volunteers and professional staff are always there when you need someone to talk to.
by Christina Rowsell ~
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