Orillia Soldiers' Memorial Hospital

Site: Orillia - Mississaga St - Eleanor Johnson Wing

Service: Community Mental Health Service

Description
Description (Service) A community mental health program that provides educational, assessment, treatment and ongoing support services for individuals 16 years of age and over who have serious mental health or psychiatric problems.  
 
The primary goal of the program is to provide community-based services as alternatives to residential psychiatric admission or re-admission wherever possible, and to facilitate the return to the community of those individuals who have been discharged from psychiatric facilities.  
 
The Community Mental Health Service provides a range of services for the treatment of mental illness and mental health problems including:  
* educational and support programs 
* assessment  
* individual and group counselling 
* advocacy 
* information and referral 
* family support 
* life skills training 
* social-recreational activity 
* psychiatric consultation 
* outreach 
* case management  
* public education 
 
The Community Mental Health Service is part of the county-wide Crisis Response Service providing same day or next working day appointments and short-term follow-up for individuals in an acute psychosocial or psychiatric crisis. Go directly to emergency department to access crisis service
Service Details
Hours Office: Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm  
Crisis Service for Walk-Ins at Emergency Department: Mon-Fri 8 am-8 pm, Sat * Sun 8 am-6 pm  
Crisis service phone: Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Orillia and area
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up 
 
with serious psychiatric or mental health problems
Application self-referrals; referrals by others; in person or phone
Languages English
Fees None
Address and Location
Site Location Entrance off Mississaga St
Located In Community Orillia
Address & Map
Eleanor Johnson Wing
170 Colborne St W
Orillia, ON L3V 2Z3
 
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Intersection Mississaga St and O'Brien St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-327-9122
Crisis Phone County-Wide Crisis Service, Mon-Sun 24 hours: 705-728-5044
Fax 705-325-0450
Primary Contact Pam Reed, Administration
Alternate Contact Shawna Belcher, Director; Phone: 705-325-2201 ext 6337

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