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Since 1970, Distress Centre Durham has provided a 24-hour helpline staffed by specially trained community volunteers. In 2003, thanks to the support of the Ontario Trillium Foundation, Distress Centre Durham expanded its services to better suit the growing needs of the Durham Region community. The complete list of Distress Centre Durham services is on the left – hand side of your screen. Simply click for more information!

Presently in 2011 Distress Centre Durham Support Services include:

  • 24 Hour Telephone Helpline Service
  • Community Contact Call-Out Program
  • Resource Centre
  • Suicide Survivor Support Groups
  • Adolescent Suicide Awareness
  • Community Training / Education