St. Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton

Site: West 5th Campus

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Description & Services
Description (Service) A campus of St. Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton offering clinical and diagnostic services and teaching and research facilities. Home to regional specialized mental health services for South Central Ontario. 
Services include: 
- Acute Psychiatry 
- Developmental Dual Diagnosis Community Team 
- Forensic Psychiatry Program 
- Hamilton Museum of Mental Health Care  
- Mental Health and Wellness Resource Centre 
- Mood Disorders Program 
- Patient Advocacy and Peer Support 
- Schizophrenia & Community Integration Service (SCIS) 
- SCIS at First Place 
- SCIS Homes for Special Care 
- SCIS Community Treatment Order Program (CTO) 
- SCIS Centralized Rehabilitation Services, Inspiration Place Clubhouse 
- Senior Mental Health Behavioural Program, Harbour North 
- Spiritual Care
Sup. Description Currently, the West 5th Campus is in the midst of a rebuild, scheduled to open in 2013/14. The new campus will have approximately 800,000 square feet of new construction, and will provide not only mental health and addiction care, but also other medical outpatient services. The new hospital will feature single patient rooms, so that each person has dignity and privacy during their recovery. The current number of 214 in-patient beds will also increase to a capacity of 305 and will be the new home of the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Neurosciences of McMaster University and for the first time in Hamilton, integrate inpatient and outpatient mental health services alongside outpatient medical services, research facilities and academic partnerships. It will be a place of hope and healing, of relationships and partnerships, and of visionary care. 
With an abundance of accessible recreational facilities, courtyards, and natural light, and expert caregivers committed to redefining mental health care, the Margaret and Charles Juravinski Centre for Integrated Healthcare has the opportunity to profoundly impact the lives of not only those who need care, but the entire community St. Joseph’s serves.
Hours Mon-Sun 24 hours * Visiting hours: call ward
Areas Served Brant County ; Haldimand County ; Hamilton (City of) ; Niagara Region ; Norfolk County
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up
Application Contact for information
Languages English ; Interpretive Services
Fees None
Contact Information
Office Phone 905-522-1155
Located In Community Hamilton Mountain West
Address & Map
100 West 5th St
Hamilton, ON L9C 0E3
Intersection West 5th St and Fennell Ave W
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit

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