Members

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.

If you are not currently a member of DCO and wish to find out more, please click here

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.

Training Videos

DCO news

Supporting Suicidal Callers Webinar

Supporting Suicidal Callers Webinar

On August 18, 2021 our Spirit of Volunteerism Committee hosted a webinar on the topic of supporting callers who are struggling with suicidality and suicidal ideation. Click here to access the video recording, webinar notes, and some additional resources related to...

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Ending Difficult Calls Webinar Summary

Ending Difficult Calls Webinar Summary

In July, 2021, we held a webinar for volunteers and staff from across our membership, hosted by our Spirit of Volunteerism Committee. We had a long-time volunteer from our committee present on the topic of ending difficult calls and the webinar was well-attended which...

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Volunteering Opportunity at Victim Services of Peel

Volunteering Opportunity at Victim Services of Peel

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...

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