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Doherty demands 988 service in Canada as US rollout begins

telecom | 07/18/2022 5:07 pm EDT

Conservative MP Todd Doherty continued his fight for a national three-digit helpline for mental crises and suicide prevention. He proposed a motion which passed unanimously in the House of Commons back in 2020 but there has been little progress made since. Saturday the...

Tories demand action on 988, Liberals say outreach is ongoing

telecom | 05/13/2022 3:02 pm EDT

The Conservatives kept up their pressure on the government to implement a three-digit emergency line for mental health crises and suicide prevention. It has been more than a year since the House of Commons unanimously approved MP Todd Doherty’s motion to establish 988 as...

Liberal, Conservative MPs call for 988 service

telecom | 05/04/2022 4:10 pm EDT

The fight for a dedicated three-digit emergency number for suicide prevention continued to gather steam...

Doherty introduces private member’s bill on suicide helpline

telecom | 04/26/2022 4:47 pm EDT

Conservative MP Todd Doherty carried on the fight for implementation of a...

Doherty renews calls for 988 suicide helpline, Bennett say urban may be served first

telecom | 04/25/2022 3:46 pm EDT

Conservative MP Todd Doherty issued a news release on Monday marking the...