Year: 1963 Source: Social Service, v.14, no.5, (1963), p.2-6 SIEC No: 19820148

A 2-year’s experience of calls is researched, with particular attention on the content of after hours contact. The problems faced by a low-usage hotline in maintaining volunteers is noted. Very few suicide calls were received, none were critical. The basic recomendation is to locate the service in an existing 24-hour location. (LS)