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Institute for Advancements in Mental Health

Service: Niagara Region Support Group

Contact Details
Toll Free Phone Toronto 1-800-449-6367
Fax Hamilton 905-546-0055
Social Media Facebook Instagram Twitter
Primary Contact Diane Milton, Group Lead / Facilitator; Phone: (Residence) 905-323-5759
Primary Executive Mary Alberti, Executive Director; Phone: 416-449-6830
Site Details
Areas Served Niagara Region
Located In Community St Catharines
Address & Map
St Barnabas Anglican Church
33 Queenston St
St Catharines, ON L2R 2Y8
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Intersection Queenston St and Calvin St
Mailing Address c/o Sharon Smikle 
20 Hughson St S, Suite 405 
Hamilton, ON L8N 2C3
Service and Access Details
Description (Service) Provides support, public education, and access to information about psychosis and schizophrenia to consumers with mental illness, friends, relatives, and caregivers. 
Support group meetings for family members / caregivers and for individuals living with psychosis and schizophrenia.
Hours First Wed of every month at 7 pm (no meetings held Jul-Aug, Jan)
Eligibility Anyone who is living with a psychotic illness (including schizophrenia) or other mental health concerns - and their friends and family.
Application Call for information
Languages English
Fees Membership - $25 ; Membership is not required to attend meetings.
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Fundraising - Local Bingo, Peace of Mind Walk ; Donations ; Fees
Service Categories Condition Specific Mental Health Information/Education ~ Schizophrenia ; Mental Health Related Support Groups ~ Schizophrenia
Events Check the website: for virtual events and programs  
Annual Peace of Mind Walk in the spring. Family BBQ in Aug. Christmas dinner in Dec (for consumers and families).

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