Employee Assistance Programs- Many workplaces have assess to an EAP (Employee Assistance Program) that offers free and confidential counselling for employees and their family members. Talk to your Human Resources manager to find out if you could access this support.
Contact your family doctor office to connect with Mental Health Therapists as part of your Family Health Team.
Mount Forest Family Health Team – 519-323-0255
Minto Mapleton Family Health Team – 519-368-2110
Upper Grand Family Health Team – 519-843-3947
East Wellington Family Health Team- 519-833-9396
Distress Line- Free, confidential, empathetic phone support. Call 1-888-821-3760 or 519-821-3760
Teleconnect Line-A free, confidential, daily call for emotional support and conversation To register call 519-824-2431 ext 27
Slides from “What Do I Need to Know about Advance-care Planning, Palliative Care and Hospice?” – presentation by Hospice Wellington, Feb. 15, 2022.
If you are in psychological crisis, please call Here 24/7 1-844-437-3247 or attend your local Hospital Emergency Room.
Lillian Thorpe Assessing Patients for Dementia for MAID https://youtu.be/o45XPvQ7fWA
Blog Why MAID is not Suicide https://www.dyingwithdignity.ca/maid_suicide.
Additional information on qualifying for MAID (Track 1 & Track 2)