The Canadian Critical Incident Stress Foundation

Canadian Critical Incident Stress Foundation 

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Welcome et Bienvenue to the C.C.I.S.F

The CCISF is a national charitable organization dedicated to the mitigation of disabling stress and the fight against Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. We are Canada's leader in providing organizational support, education, team development, training and family support for our Emergency Services.

QUICK CAD Statistics

2017

46 First Responders and 10 Military died by suicide

2016

48 First Responders and 20 Military died by suicide

2015 

39 First Responders and 12 Military members died by suicide.

2014

27 First Responders and 19 Military members died by suicide.

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Upcoming Fundraising Events


4th Annual Peel Regional Police Volleyball Tournament- October 20th, 2018

St. Francis Xavier Secondary School

50 Bristol Road West

Mississauga, Ontario

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The Peel Regional Police are excited to announce their 4th annual Volleyball Tournament in support of the CCISF and Camp F.A.C.E.S.  We are super excited to be a part of this tournament again this year and the CCISF will have our own team participating.  

Family SUPPORT

Are you a family member looking for support for someone close to you suffering
with PTS(D)? 

Please join our private facebook group 
Search: Families and Children of Emergency Services PTSD - Canada 

This group is a safe place to connect with others who may share a similar story. There will be resources, discussions and plenty of support. 

CCISF NEWS

CCISF is excited to announce the launch of our new comprehensive training

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S.I.T.T.

(Supporting Individuals Through Trauma)

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S.I.T.T. is designed to provide proactive education and training  to organizational leaders, front line personnel and spouses by:

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  • Raising awareness on critical incident stress, signs and symptoms and coping mechanisms.
  •  Providing tools and resources for front line personnel and management.
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In addition, the SITT program supports Organizations in the implementation and development of well rounded CISM programs.
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For more information about our SITT program please contact [email protected] or visit our education tab 



Oshawa Generals 911 Hockey Night

The General Motors Arena

99 Athol Street East

Oshawa, ON

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The Oshawa General are excited to host the first annual "Oshawa Generals 911 Night" in support of first responders and their families.  This awesome event is being held at The General Motors Arena in Oshawa with the Oshawa General facing off against the Kitchener Rangers.  All proceed from this event will go to benefit Camp F.A.C.E.S.  To purchase tickets to this amazing event, please visit www.oshawagenerals.com/911night


911 Bash- November 16th, 2018

1555 Upper Ottawa Street

Hamilton, Ontario

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We are excited to announce the 2nd annual 911 Bash in support of the CCISF and Camp F.A.C.E.S.  This event was a huge success last year and includes food, a raffle, live DJ and dancing.  For more information or tickets please contact [email protected]  



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The purpose of this research study is to determine the cannabinoid composition of the medical marijuana that patients with PTSD feel is beneficial, and the cannabinoids present in the blood stream of these subjects. The goal is to recruit individuals with PTSD that use medical marijuana and obtain a sample of their prescription. The chemical composition of their marijuana samples will be analyzed to understand the profile of cannabinoids associated with the therapeutic effects of medial cannabis consumed by this ground of PTSD patients. The information gathered from this study may lead to better treatment options for PTSD patients in the future.