Squares

Weather

Tuesday, December 22, 2015

Do you need to talk to someone over the holidays?

McMan Lethbridge

Here are some support lines that can be contacted over the holidays if you or a family member/friend need help or someone to talk to:

• The Family Violence Info Line provides a chat option between noon and 8 p.m. Phone support is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week in more than 170 languages at 310-1818.

• The Bullying Help Line provides a chat option between noon and 8 p.m. Phone support is available 24/7 in more than 170 languages at 1 888 456 2323.

• A Kinship Care Inquiry Phone Line was recently established to provide information, help and support in a variety of languages at 1-844-644-1329. Kinship care places children who can’t be with their biological parents with family or close friends to help the child remain connected to their culture and support systems.

• The Child Abuse Hotline has added a translation service so help is available in more than 200 languages at 1 800 387 5437.

• The Income Support Contact Centre will remain available over the holidays for emergency basic needs assistance at 1 866 644 5135.

• The Mental Health Help Line at 1-877-303-2642 will also be available to offer help for mental health concerns for Albertans.

No comments:

Post a Comment

Thanks for taking the time to comment. Comments are moderated before being published. Please be civil.

Infinite Scroll