Downtown Mission of Windsor Inc

Site: Windsor - Victoria Ave

Service: Distress Centre Windsor Essex County - Phone and Text Crisis Service Only

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Contact Information
Office Phone 519-256-5000
After Hours Phone Outgoing Message
Crisis Phone 519-256-5000 OR use Text Phone
Fax 519-973-9389
Text Phone 741741
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Primary Contact Scarlett Hartleyn, Program Coordinator of the Distress Centre Operations, The Downtown Mission; Phone: (Business) 519-256-5000 * (Business) 519-973-5573; Email:
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Volunteer based: 
* Telephone Service 
* Online Service  
* Text Service 
* offers non-judgmental and non-directive emotional support, crisis intervention, suicide prevention, and referrals to community resources  
* service is free, confidential, anonymous and available to all 
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To find a Distress Centre in Ontario Click Here
Hours Call: Mon-Sun, 12 noon-12 midnight * Text Phone, 2 pm-2 am * Online Help, 2 pm-2 am
Areas Served Essex County ; Windsor ; Windsor and Essex County are the primary areas served, but callers from anywhere can call in and speak to our volunteers!
Eligibility Anyone in distress or in need of someone to talk to are encouraged to reach out for support.
Application Telephone, Online and Text access only
Languages English
Fees None
Agency Information
Established 1972
Primary Executive Ron Dunn, Executive Director, The Downtown Mission; Phone: (Business) 519-973-5573
Funding Grants ; Fundraising ; Donations
Site Information
Site Location Phone Service Only
Located In Community Windsor
Address & Map
664 Victoria Ave
Windsor, ON N9A 4N2
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Intersection Victoria Ave and Wyandotte St W
Mailing Address c/o Distress Centre of The Downtown Mission 
Windsor, ON N8Y 4R5
Physical Access Not Applicable - Phone, Online and Text service only
Other Details
Print Material Downtown Mission Service Brochures and Distress Centre Business Cards available upon request (please email

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