We could not provide Calgary and southern Alberta with compassionate, accessible crisis support without our valued partners in the community.

Our Impact Funders

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Community Partners

  • Alberta Health Services Mobile Response Team (MRT)
  • The Alex Community Health Centre Community Mobile Crisis Response
  • Alpha House Society DOAP Team
  • Calgary and Area Child and Family Services Authority–Southern Alberta Child InterventionServices (SACIS)
  • Calgary Communities Against Sexual Abuse (CCASA)
  • Calgary Immigrant Women’s Association
  • Calgary Police Service and Calgary 911
  • CUPS Calgary Society
  • Red Deer Social Diversion Team
  • Rise Calgary
  • Wood’s Homes – Eastside Community Mental Health Services

Partner Agencies

In addition to our 24 hour crisis and 211 lines, we also answer the following:

  • Talk Suicide – Crisis Services Canada
  • SeniorConnect – Calgary Senior’s Resource Society
  • 403-SENIORS – The Way In
  • Bullying Helpline
  • Family Violence Information Line
  • Abuse Helpline

Distress Centre’s Team at SORCe Partners

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  • Alberta Health Services – Urgent Mental Health and Adult Addiction Services – Crossroads Partner
  • The DI – Victim Services and Shelter Diversion
  • Alberta Justice – Probation
  • Calgary Police Service – Restorative Justice
  • The Alex – Street Team

Program Partners

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ATB Financial

supports the recruitment, training and support of our crisis line, ConnecTeen and online services volunteers.

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is a long-time supporter of our volunteer program and the Basic Needs Fund, which provides emergency financial support to families and individuals.

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is a long time funder of our ConnecTeen program, providing 24/7 crisis support and daily peer support to youth.

Major Donors

  • AD Cheng Foundation
  • AltaLink
  • Altitude Communications
  • ATB Financial
  • ATCO Energy Ltd.
  • Barb McFarlane Family and Friends
  • Baytex Energy Ltd.
  • Business Fore Calgary Kids
  • Calgary Children's Foundation
  • Calgary Flames Foundation
  • Canadian Tire-Richmond Road-Calgary Location
  • Capital Power Corporation (CPC)
  • CNOOC International
  • ENMAX Corporation
  • Dagmar F.
  • Neil and Lee Horbachewski
  • Husky Community Emergency Fund at Calgary Foundation
  • J. Vair Anderson Ltd
  • Koeller Charitable Giving Fund
  • John Kousinioris
  • Peter MacKinnon
  • Peter M.
  • Monarch Siding Centre Inc.
  • Margaret O.
  • Petronas Energy Canada Ltd.
  • Pieta House
  • RBC Capital Markets
  • RBC Foundation
  • Rotary Club at Stampede Park
  • Rotary Club of Calgary Downtown
  • Shaw Charity Classic
  • Telus Friendly Future Foundation
  • The Tsang Family
  • Viewpoint Charitable Foundation
  • Vitality Fund
  • Western Materials Handling
  • William S. Herron Family Charitable Foundation
  • Wilson Family Adolescent Mental Wellness Fund