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Reopened Childcare Centres in the Region of Peel

Childcare Providers: Thank you for reaching out to us regarding your re-opening status. CDRCP is not able to post individual opening of programs unless advised by the Region of Peel. We encourage you to connect with your contact at the Region of Peel to determine and next steps related to your reopening plans. 

 

Parents looking for Childcare Reopening Information: For help in making informed decisions and choosing a Region of Peel Licensed Childcare centre that is right for you and your child please read our parent guide: Parent Guide to Choosing Reopened Childcare Centres

 

SUMMER CAMPS AND SUBSIDY

Parents looking for Summer Camps and Fee Subsidy information please see our list of AVAILABLE SUMMER CAMPS AND SUBSIDY 

 

Spectra Community Support Services

Helpline

Record Details
Social Media Website Website: www.spectrahelpline.org/
Social Media Website
Description & Services
Description *24/7Helpline (Eng): 
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. 
 
*Multi-Lingual Distress Line: Multilingual Helplines are open Mon-Fri 10am-10pm. 
 
*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. 
 
*Telecheck Seniors Program (55+): provides ongoing telephone support for isolated seniors. Our regular calls provide safety check-ins, medication reminders, or social calls. We also focus on offering clients a chance to be heard by providing emotional support, companionship and a sense of community. We work together to reduce feelings of isolation and loneliness, provide positive coping skills, offer referrals to community services, and keep people safe.  
 
*Touching Base Program (16+): Whether dealing with a mental health issue, preventing or de-escalating a crisis situation, or relieving loneliness and isolation, Spectra is here to support and listen whenever needed. Touching Base is a transitional support program for individuals 16+. Our program is available for 3-6 months during client crisis or transition, (e.g. hospital to home, between services, etc.). We provide medication reminders, safety checks, and/or emotional support. We work together to reduce feelings of isolation, provide positive coping skills, encourage recovery, and keep people safe. Please see website for phone number for your area.
Hours *Helpline 24/7 
*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
Accessibility Unknown
Mailing Address 7700 Hurontario Street 
Mississauga, ON L6Y 4M3
Office Phone 289-569-1200
Fax 1-888-658-8577
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 https://www.spectrahelpline.org/
Other Details
Service Level (50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity
Subjects
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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