|Description (Service)||Distress line services include:
|Public Comments||If Orillia is long distance, can call Barrie phone number. There is no toll free phone number.
There is no public access or walk in service at the office
|Hours||Telephone reassurance calls: Mon-Sun 9 am-9 pm
Distress: Mon-Sun 24 hours
|Areas Served||Gravenhurst ; Simcoe County|
|Eligibility||Phone line is open to the public for anyone in need of a friendly person who will listen. Anyone feeling depressed, lonely, suicidal, anxious or needing any type of emotional support.
Reassurance Call Program - Interested people must register to receive a regular check in, friendly call. Contact the business office for more information.
All Crisis Phone Line Volunteers must be 18 years or older
|Application||Call for service
To volunteer contact the administration office at 705-327-2383 or fill out a volunteer application online www.telecaredistressline.com.
Address and Location
|Located In Community||Orillia|
|Address & Map||
Telecare Business Office, 170 Colborne St W
Canada L3V 2Z3
|Physical Access||Fully Accessible|
|Office Phone||705-327-2383 ; 705-725-8682, AA information Line|
|Crisis Phone||705-325-9534, Orillia ; 705-726-7922, Barrie|
|Social Media||Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Telecare-Distress-Line-of-Greater-Simcoe/214649008596172|
|Primary Contact||Jude Bossert, Volunteer Coordinator; Phone: 705-955-3963; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Mailing Address||Telecare Business Office, 170 Colborne St W
Canada L3V 2Z3