Canadian Mental Health Association - Elgin Branch

Site: St Thomas Head Office

Service: Community Mental Health Programs

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Record #: LON0043 Last Modified: 03 Sep 2014 Last Full Update: 05 Feb 2014
Contact Information
Office Phone519-633-1781
Toll Free Phone1-855-633-1781
Crisis Phone519-631-2180 * 1-888-631-2180
Fax519-631-8273
E-Mailadmin@cmhaelgin.ca
Websitewww.cmhaelgin.ca
Primary ContactKelly Hoogstra, Program Director, Crisis Outreach and Recreational Rehabilitation; Phone: 519-633-1781 ext 142
Agency Information
Service Level(50) Non Profit
Established1961
Primary ExecutiveHeather DeBruyn, Executive Director; Phone: 519-633-1781 ext 134; Email: heather@cmhaelgin.ca
FundingDonations ; Provincial - MHLTC ; Provincial - SWLHIN
Agency Services
Description and Service Details
DescriptionMental health centre offering services for people with a serious mental illness

Case Management - Intensive case management services to people with a serious mental illness

Community Mental Health Clinic - Prevention, stabilization, and treatment of mental disorders

Crisis Outreach and Short Term Services Safebed Program - Provides 3 crisis beds for both men and women

Mental Health Crisis Intervention - 24-hour crisis line

Short Term Crisis Intervention - Telephone and/or mobile assistance to people who are experiencing a mental health crisis

Transitional Case Management (Forensic) - Transitional Case Manager facilitates and supports the transition of inpatients of forensic units through creating and supporting community placements

Services and Programs:
  • Aylmer Satellite Office
  • Court Support
  • Elgin House Activity Centre
  • Homelessness Initiative Rent Supplements
  • Prevention and Early Intervention Program for Psychoses (PEPP)
  • Social Rehabilitation
  • Supportive Housing Program
  • Talbot House Activity Centre
  • West Lorne Satellite Office
HoursMon-Fri 8:30am-4:30pm
Short Term Crisis Response Team: Daily 24 hours
Areas ServedElgin County
BoundariesElgin
EligibilityAges: 16 year(s) and up Adults and youth 16 years and older with a serious mental illness
Housing: adults and youth 16-65 years with a serious mental illness and able to live independently
ApplicationCall or visit * referrals from other sources accepted
LanguagesEnglish
FeesFree for most services
Site Information
Site LocationCentral Elgin
Located In CommunitySt Thomas
Address & Map
110 Centre St
St Thomas, ON N5R 2Z9
IntersectionCentre St and Metcalfe St
AccessibilityNot Accessible