Spectra Community Support Services


Record Details
Social Media Website Website: www.distresscentrepeel.com/
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Description & Services
Description Distress Line: 
Offers 24/7 telephone support, crisis intervention, suicide intervention and referrals to the community. Trained volunteers answer the line and provide listening, emotional support and empathy. Public education. 
Peel Elder Abuse Support Program: 
Offers telephone support to older adults or those out in the community who may be experiencing or suspect abuse. The service is provided 7 days a week from 12noon- 8pm by specially trained senior volunteers. 
The program also has a Program Facilitator that specializes in providing individualized support to those experiencing abuse.  
Public education and elder abuse awareness.
Hours *Distress Line Mon-Sun 24 hours 
*Peel Elder Abuse Support Program Mon-Sun 12noon-8pm
Dates All year
Areas Served Peel Region ; Peel Region
Eligibility All ages
Fees None
Languages English ; French ; Amharic ; Arabic ; Bengali ; Chinese (Mandarin) ; Croatian ; Filipino ; German ; Hindi ; Italian ; Malayalam ; Marathi ; Polish ; Portuguese ; Punjabi ; Romanian ; Sinhala ; Spanish ; Tamil ; Telugu ; Urdu ; Ebonics
Contact Information
Mailing Address PO Box 48021 
RPO Dundas Sheppard 
Mississauga, ON L5A 4G8
Office Phone 289-569-1200
Fax 905-459-3955
Crisis Phone Brampton: 905-459-7777 
Mississauga: 905-459-7777 
Caledon: 1-877-298-5444
TTY Phone Distress Line 905-278-4890
E-Mail info@spectrahelpline.org
Website www.spectrasupport.org
Other Details
Service Level (50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity
Subjects Crisis intervention ; Distress lines ; Education ; Friendship services ; Information and referral ; Mental health ; Mental health services ; Speakers bureaus ; Suicide ; Suicide prevention ; Telephone support ; Volunteer opportunities

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