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Membership to the CCISF is FREE!

The Canadian Critical Incident Stress Foundation (CCISF) is a charitable organization with open membership for all dedicated to the prevention and mitigation of disabling stress for emergency personnel, veterans and their families.

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The Canadian Critical Incident Stress Foundation (CCISF) stands as a beacon of hope and support, embracing our front-line struggling with overwhelming stress and the enduring effects of PTSD. Recognized nationally as a charitable organization, our core mission is deeply rooted in proactive education, dedicated to assisting individuals impacted by trauma, and extending crucial support to affected families.

Utilizing a holistic approach, we provide a comprehensive array of support services, encompassing education, guidance, and compassionate assistance tailored to address the multifaceted challenges of loss and trauma. Our aim is to instill a profound sense of hope and facilitate healing for both our members and their families navigating through difficult times.

At CCISF, our commitment remains steadfast, empowering individuals to navigate mental health challenges with dignity. Together, we carve a path towards healing and resilience, fostering a supportive community for our frontline responders and their families. Standing shoulder to shoulder with those in need, we offer a beacon of hope amidst life's darkest moments.


Camp F.A.C.E.S.

Camp F.A.C.E.S. Support Camp

In the face of tragedy, such as line of duty deaths, suicides, and sudden losses, we extend our heartfelt condolences and unwavering support to the bereaved families. Recognizing the profound toll these events exact on individuals, we are dedicated to providing solace and guidance through our immersive programming. Our mission at Camp F.A.C.E.S. is to serve as a lifeline for those grappling with the aftermath of such heartbreaking losses, offering a sanctuary for healing and hope.

With tailored programming and compassionate care, we strive to foster understanding and resilience within each participant, ensuring that no one navigates their journey alone. Camp F.A.C.E.S. is steadfast in its commitment to aiding surviving families affected by these tragedies, standing as a beacon of support amidst the darkest of times.

Registration now open for 2024 Camp F.A.C.E.S Support Camp August 12-16 

Please click the link below for further details

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The Canadian Critical Incident Stress Foundation (CCISF) is steadfast in its commitment to providing unwavering support to the families of our courageous First Responders. As a charitable organization, CCISF is passionately dedicated to alleviating the burdens of disabling stress and combating Post Traumatic Stress Disorder among Emergency Personnel. With a deep sense of duty and compassion, we strive to ensure that those who risk their lives to protect and serve our communities receive the care and support they need, as well as their families who stand alongside them.

Registration now open for the 2024 PTSD Family Retreats !!

Please click the link below for further details 


Camp F.A.C.E.S. PTSD Family Retreats




The Canadian Critical Incident Stress Foundation is dependent upon the generous support of donors and volunteers to fulfill its mission. If you would like to make a donation, please follow the link below.


At CCISF, we understand that the journey towards healing is not one that can be traversed alone. Through our Family Support Program, we offer a compassionate and empathetic hand to those affected, extending a range of services including educational resources, immersive initiatives, and a supportive community of individuals who understand the challenges firsthand.


Are you considering hosting an event but unsure how to transform it into a fundraiser? Or perhaps you're already prepared and looking to designate CCISF/Camp F.A.C.E.S. as the beneficiary? Click on the email tab below or reach out to for more details on how you can contribute!



We extend our heartfelt appreciation to some of our remarkable supporters, just to name a few. Your invaluable support has been instrumental in helping us achieve the significant milestones we celebrate today.

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