Welcome to the DCO members’ page.
We are pleased to provide this portal that will direct you to the learning and training information provided as a benefit of your membership in Distress and Crisis Ontario.
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Courses & training
DCO’s Learning Forums is a collection of training videos created with our members in mind. It is part of our Mission and Vision to provide training and networking opportunities that support our members and aid them in training their volunteers.
Crisis Responders provide immediate practical and emotional telephone support to people who have been victimized by crime or tragic circumstances. Crisis Responders work rotational shifts through the day and afterhours. Occasionally, Crisis Responders may also provide...
Cowessess First Nation has shared that it has found 751 unmarked graves on the grounds of the former Marieval Indian Residential School in Saskatchewan. This news is devastating to hear. Read more...
In November 2020, we held a webinar to discuss the increasing problem of difficult callers. There was some great discussion between Members and resources shared that may be helpful to learn more about the psychology behind why someone is a difficult caller, and how to...