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Canadian Red Cross, Bell Let's Talk grow Friendly Calls programme

Tuesday 2 June 2020 | 09:51 CET | News
Bell Let's Talk and the Canadian Red Cross announced a CAD 700,000 investment to help support the mental wellbeing of Canadians during Covid-19 with a significant expansion of the Friendly Calls programme in communities with increased demand for mental health services. With the Friendly Calls programme, Red Cross volunteers talk to people who are self-isolated to help decrease loneliness and social isolation, and connect them to mental health resources available to help meet their needs. 

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