Canadian Mental Health Association

Site: St Thomas - Hiawatha St

Service: Elgin House Activity Centre

Contact Information
Office Phone 519-633-1781
Toll Free Phone 1-855-633-1781
Crisis Phone 519-631-2180 (24 hour)
1-888-631-2180 (24 hour)
Fax 519-631-8273
E-Mail admin@cmhaelgin.ca
Website www.cmhaelgin.ca
Primary Contact Kelly Hoogstra, Program Director, Crisis Outreach and Recreational Rehabilitation; Phone: 519-633-1781 ext 142; Email: kellyh@cmhaelgin.ca
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Therapeutic recreation activities for people with serious mental illness

Opportunities are provided for skill development in all areas of living (self, vocation, family, community) * incorporated are many aspects of the recovery process including socialization, vocational training, education, one-on-one support and group programs

Recreation/leisure activities are offered including bingo, parties, card tournaments and bocce ball

Social Rehabilitation - Therapeutic recreation activities for people with serious mental illness
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30am-3pm * Tue, Wed 6pm-9pm * Sat-Sun 9am-12noon * Holidays 9am-1pm
Areas Served Elgin County
Boundaries Elgin County
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up Adults and youth 16 years and older with a serious mental illness
Housing: Adults and youth 16 to 65 years living with a serious mental illness and able to live independently
Crisis Outreach: People 16 years and older who are in crisis
Application Call or visit * referrals from other sources accepted
Languages English
Fees Free
Agency Information
Established 1961
Primary Executive Heather DeBruyn, Executive Director; Phone: 519-633-1781 ext 134; Email: heather@cmhaelgin.ca
Funding Provincial - SWLHIN
Site Information
Site Location St Thomas
Located In Community St Thomas
Address & Map
53 Hiawatha St
St Thomas, ON N5R 2Z9
Intersection Hiawatha St north of Scott St
Mailing Address 110 Centre St 
St Thomas, ON N5R 2Z9
Accessibility Fully Accessible
Topics
Service Categories Psychiatric Resocialization