The Barrie Police Service will be hosting the 6th Annual Barrie Crisis Intervention Training (C.I.T), the week of Monday February 8th through to Friday February 12th, 2016.
The Barrie Crisis Intervention Training is a Collaborative Project by the Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA), Royal Victoria Regional Health Center (RVH) and the Barrie Police Service.
Since the inception of C.I.T, over 140 members of the Barrie Police Service have participated in this training, which focuses on; working with individual’s experiencing a mental health crisis, assessment tools, risk factors and building relationships with various community partners.
The Barrie Police Service would like to invite members of the media to attend throughout the week. For further information please contact Corporate Communications at (705) 725-7025 extension 2926.