Schizophrenia Society of Ontario

Site: Hamilton/Niagara Region

Contact Details
Office Phone 905-523-7413
Toll Free Phone 1-800-449-6367
Fax 905-449-8434
Primary Contact Candice Hamilton-Miller, Regional Lead - Western Region
Alternate Contact Kevin Ryder, Admin Assistant; Phone: best time to call: Mon - Fri, 9:00AM - 5:00PM 416-449-6830; Email:
Primary Executive Angela Eady, Family and Community Coordinator; Email:
Site Details
Areas Served Brant County ; Haldimand County ; Hamilton (City of) ; Niagara Region ; Norfolk County
Boundaries The City of Hamilton including Ancaster, Dundas, Flamborough, Glanbrook, Hamilton and Stoney Creek * Brant County * Haldimand County * Niagara Region * Norfolk County
Located In Community Hamilton Central
Address & Map
20 Hughson St S, Ste 405
Hamilton, ON L8N 2C3
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Intersection James St S and Main St E
Service and Access Details
Description (Service) Mission is to improve the quality of life for families affected by mental illness. Family is defined by caring relationships between people with schizophrenia, relatives, friends, and other individuals in a supportive capacity.  
Offers a free monthly IDEAS Family Support Group highlighting Information, Decision Making, Empowerment, Advocacy, and Support with guest speakers, speakers with lived experience. Includes topics such as Effective Communication Strategies, Relapse Prevention, and Henson Trusts. 
Hours Hours vary
Eligibility Individuals living with schizophrenia and their families
Application Contact for information
Languages English
Fees Membership - Annual membership fee
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (51) Registered Charity
Meetings Third Tue of the month in Hamilton
Service Categories Buddy Programs ~ Schizophrenia ~ Families/Friends of Mentally Ill ; Condition Specific Mental Health Information/Education ~ Schizophrenia ; Family Psychoeducation ~ Schizophrenia ; Mental Health Related Support Groups ~ Schizophrenia ~ Families/Friends of Mentally Ill ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Schizophrenia