Contact Information
Office Phone 905-825-6000
Crisis Phone Call 911 in emergencies * For non-emergency situations contact COAST (Crisis Outreach and Support Team) at 1-877-825-9011
Primary Contact Melanie McGregor, Chair; Email:
Agency Information
Description (Agency) A community-based coalition providing leadership, advocacy, and education in the area of suicide awareness, suicide prevention, suicide intervention and suicide postvention
Legal Status (10) Local Government
Established 2004
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Services include:
  • developing a suicide prevention program
  • publication of print material
  • website with extensive suicide-related information

The steering committee includes:
  • Halton Region Health Department * Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA) Halton Branch * Halton District School Board * Halton Catholic District School Board * Halton Alcohol, Drug, and Gambling Assessment, Prevention, and Treatment Services (ADAPT) * Teach, Empower, Advocate for Community Health (TEACH) * Distress Centre Halton * Reach Out Centre for Kids (ROCK) * Woodview Mental Health and Autism Services * Schizophrenia Society of Ontario * Positive Space Network of Halton * Halton Regional Police Services, Victim Services Unit * citizens affected by suicide also known as survivors of suicide
Hours Hours not specified
Areas Served Halton Region
Boundaries Halton Region and area
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Not applicable
Languages English
Fees None
Site Information
Located In Community Halton Region
Physical Access Not Applicable
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Suicide Issues ; Suicide Prevention Programs

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