Canadian Mental Health Association - Elgin Branch

Short Term Crisis Intervention

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Record #: LON0052 Last Modified: 14 Mar 2014 Last Full Update: 05 Feb 2014
Located In CommunitySt Thomas
Address110 Centre St
St Thomas, ON N5R 2Z9
Site LocationCentral Elgin
AccessibilityNot Accessible
IntersectionCentre St and Metcalfe St
Contact Information
Office Phone519-633-1781
Toll Free Phone1-855-631-1781
Crisis Phone519-631-2180 (24 hour Crisis/Support)
Toll-Free Crisis: 1-888-631-2180
Primary ContactKelly Hoogstra, Program Director, Crisis Outreach and Recreational Rehabilitation; Phone: 519-633-1781 ext 142; Email:
Primary ExecutiveHeather DeBruyn, Executive Director; Phone: 519-633-1781 ext 134; Email:
Description & Services
DescriptionTelephone and/or mobile assistance to people who are experiencing a mental health crisis

Community service referrals and crisis follow-ups are provided as well as overnight safe bed accommodations for short term stays (1-5 days) * see Crisis Outreach and Short Term Services Safebed Program
HoursDaily 24 hours
Areas ServedElgin County
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
FundingProvincial - SWLHIN
Supplementary Info
Service Level(50) Non Profit