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Telecare Distress Centre

Telecare Distress Centre, is a non-profit, multicultural organization providing free, caring and confidential support services in several languages for the diverse population of the Region.  Since 1973, this centre offers a 24 hour crisis and emotional support line service every day of the year in English, provided by trained , non-judgemental and caring staff and volunteers.

Our services are Free of charge and provided in English, Punjabi, Hindi, Urdu, Spanish, Portuguese, Mandarin and Cantonese
- Multilingual Crisis lines 905 459 7777  (Mandarin and Cantonese: 416 920 0497)
- TeleCheck (Daily or regular phone calls to seniors) 416 646 8450
- Reassurance (Regular phone calls to people -18 to 55 years old- who are in a stressfull situation) 905 459 8439

Agency funded by: Region of Peel, United Way of Peel Region, The Ontario Trillium Foundation and LHIN Central West

Por more information please call us at 905 459 8439 or visit our website

Articles by this Author
» Reassurance Program at Telecare Distress Centre
By Telecare Distress Centre | Published 01/10/2010 | Community News | Unrated
Brampton - At Reassurance Program a team of trained staff and volunteers who care, can call you, listen without judging you, helping you find internal and external resources to help you with your situation.  All our services are free and confidential.
» Volunteer Opportunity: Telecare Distress Centre
By Telecare Distress Centre | Published 04/3/2009 | Adult Volunteer Opportunities | Rating:
Brampton - New program for seniors.  Safety check-in and reassurance daily or regular calls for anyone over the age of 55.  We are looking for Volunteers. The next training session starts April 21st 2009. Please call now to ask for more details and start the process.
» Telecare Distress Centre - Volunteers Needed
By Telecare Distress Centre | Published 04/3/2009 | Adult Volunteer Opportunities | Unrated
Peel - Telecare Distress Centre is  looking for Volunteers who speak English, Spanish, Portuguese, Punjabi, Hindi, Urdu, Mandarin or Cantonese for the new Seniors Program. Please call 905 459 8439 for more information. Training session starts soon.
» Support Services in Different Languages
By Telecare Distress Centre | Published 10/2/2008 | Community News | Rating:
Brampton - Telecare Distress Centre, a non-profit organization provides free, confidential and anonymous listening and emotional support services in English 24 hours of the day, seven days a week. Our multilingual lines in Punjabi, Hindi and Urdu are open from 10 am -10 pm, Monday to Friday.
» Volunteer Opportunity: Website Designer/Developer
By Telecare Distress Centre | Published 04/22/2008 | Student Volunteer Opportunities | Unrated

Brampton - Telecare Distress Centre is a non-profit, community-based organization that provides a caring and confidential telephone support service 24 hours, 7 days a week.  We are looking for a website designer/developer to maintain and update our website.

» Only if I knew, someone was there to listen…
By Telecare Distress Centre | Published 03/6/2008 | Community News | Rating:
Brampton - If you are experiencing sadness, isolation, stress, job loss, anger issues, addictions, depression, or just having difficulty coping in life; Telecare Distress Centre is here for you, just a phone call away.  Telecare Distress Centre provides free, anonymous and confidential Distress lines in English, Punjabi, Hindi, Urdu, Spanish and Portuguese.
» Volunteer Opportunity - Telecare Distress Centre
Brampton - Telecare Distress Centre is a non-profit community based organization in the Region of Peel that provides 24 hour crisis support to individuals.  Spanish and/or Portuguese speaking volunteers for the crisis lines are needed.