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Canadian Mental Health Association Niagara Branch

Site: Mailing Address

Service: Short Term Counselling

Contact Details
Office Phone 905-641-5222
Fax 905-684-8314
Social Media Facebook Twitter
Primary Contact Mary Barzyk; Phone: 905-641-5222 ext 2535; Email:
Primary Executive Tara McKendrick, Executive Director
Site Details
Areas Served Niagara Region
Located In Community Niagara Region
Mailing Address 264 Welland Ave 
St Catharines, ON L2R 2P8
Service and Access Details
Description (Service) COVID-19: In person services have resumed at Welland Ave, St Catharines location with physical distancing measures in place. Contact to book an appointment. Same day services continue to be available via phone and Ontario Telemedicine Network videoconferencing.  
Provides individual brief solution-focussed counselling sessions with a mental health counsellor. 
Group counselling is also offered with themes such as life skills, illness management and recovery, behaviour therapy, anxiety, depression, substance use, and suicide.
Hours By appointment
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up 
Individuals with emotional difficulties
Application Appointment required * Call for information
Languages English
Fees None
Physical Access Not Applicable - counselling is available in various locations - call for information
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care ; Federal - Human Resources & Skills Development ; Fundraising ; Donations ; United Way - St Catharines, South Niagara, Niagara Falls and Greater Fort Erie
Elections Jun
Service Categories General Counselling Services ; Mental Health Related Support Groups
Print Material Brochures; Newsletter

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