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Telephone Aid Line Kingston

Alternate Name CV19 ; OCR ; TALK
Former Name Telephone Aid Kingston
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Kingston
Address & Map
Kingston, ON
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Mailing Address PO Box 1325 
120 Clarence St 
Kingston, ON K7L 1X0
Physical Access Not Applicable
Description and Services
Description (Service) COVID-19 (April 29, 2020): Program still running

Crisis, distress, befriending and information line * a non-judgmental, confidential and anonymous listening service * staffed by trained volunteers * volunteer opportunities
Hours COVID-19 Distress and information line 7 pm-3 am every night
Areas Served Frontenac County ; Kingston ; Lennox and Addington County
Eligibility No restrictions * volunteers: individuals 18 years and older
Application Call, e-mail or visit website for more information
Languages English
Fees None
Service Categories General Crisis Intervention Hotlines ; Talklines/Warmlines ; Volunteer Opportunities
Contact Information
Office Phone Administration 613-531-8529
Crisis Phone Crisis, distress, befriending and information phone line 613-544-1771
Social Media Facebook Instagram Twitter
Other Details
Established 1973
Funding Grants ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 891597361 RR0001
Elections Bi-Yearly in November and April
Print Material Pamphlets * booklets * bookmarks * posters * magnets
Resources Website
Accreditation Yes, by Distress Centres Ontario (DCO)

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