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#1 Carleen

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Posted 07 July 2011 - 11:29 PM

On the heels of the 1800 Respect helpline launched last year an online counselling service has been set up.

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#2 Onetofortynine

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Posted 07 July 2011 - 11:49 PM

Sounds good Carleen...

#3 beethoven5

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Posted 10 July 2011 - 12:33 AM

Thanks so much Carleen. I don't know why I didn't know about the helpline. Could have been extremely helpful a few months ago. Great to know about it now though.

#4 doll24

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Posted 10 July 2011 - 03:14 AM

I just heard about the phone line on the radio a couple of days ago and thought I would have to keep it in mind. Thanks for the tip Carleen!

#5 glassonion

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Posted 23 October 2011 - 05:43 AM

Thank you so much for posting this Carleen. I've had a pretty rough night and the online Councillor was so helpful! I just really need someone to talk too.

Will recommend this to anyone, thanks!

#6 astralvigilante

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Posted 23 October 2011 - 09:23 PM

Is there a fee for using this, or is it like RAINN where you can talk for free as long as someone's available?

#7 Onetofortynine

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Posted 23 October 2011 - 10:31 PM

What are the hours of operation of 1800RESPECT?


1800RESPECT is free* and available 24 hours a day, 7 days per week.

*some call charges may apply if calling from a mobile phone.

Edited by Onetofortynine, 23 October 2011 - 10:31 PM.


#8 PhoenixRising

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Posted 24 October 2011 - 10:16 PM

A few days ago I was looking for this was struggling so much. Thank you Carleen, really appreciate you putting this up.

#9 hopefulbib

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Posted 03 February 2016 - 05:42 PM

I have used them and the lady was very good when I was having a bad night


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