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St. Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton

Site: West 5th Campus, Harbour North Unit

Service: Senior Mental Health Behavoural Program

Contact Details
Office Phone 905-522-1155 ext 36202
Fax 905-381-5617
Website www.stjoes.ca/health-services/mental-health-addiction-services/mental-health-services/seniors-mental-health-service/seniors-mental-health-behavioural-inpatient-program
Alternate Contact Shelley Wright, Manager; Email: swright@stjosham.on.ca
Primary Executive Dr. Peter Bieling, Director
Site Details
Areas Served Brant County ; Haldimand County ; Halton Region ; Hamilton (City of) ; Niagara Region ; Norfolk County ; Mississauga (City of)
Located In Community Hamilton Mountain West
Address & Map
West 5th Campus
100 West 5th St, Harbour North Unit
Hamilton, ON L8N 3K7
Intersection West 5th St and Fennell Ave W
Service and Access Details
Description (Service) Specialized service and treatment for individuals who have behaviours related to a diagnosis of dementia. Program provides service to Local Health Integrated Network (LHIN) 4 (the regions of Niagara, Brant, and Halton). Program goal is to return clients to an appropriate care setting within their home community after assessment and development of a treatment plan.
Hours Inpatient unit: Mon-Sun 24 hours * Community-based programs: Hours vary
Eligibility Ages: 65 year(s) and up 
 
Seniors age 65 or lower who have an age-related cognitive decline are eligible.
Application Fax referral and supporting documents to West 5th Campus central intake at 905-381-5620. Call Eric Van Raay (social worker) at 905-522-1155 ext 36848 to arrange a pre-admission tour. Referring sources should call the unit or the community program with questions about eligibility.
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - can be arranged
Fees None
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Service Categories Caregiver Training ~ Families/Friends of Frail/Dependent Elderly ; Caregiver Training ~ Families/Friends of Mentally Ill ; Dementia Evaluation ; Geriatric Assessment ; Geriatric Counselling ; Geriatric Psychiatry ; Outreach Programs ~ Older Adults ~ Chronic/Severe Mental Illness ; Psychiatric Inpatient Units ~ Older Adults ~ Chronic/Severe Mental Illness ; Social Sciences and Humanities Research

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