Canadian Mental Health Association Niagara Branch

Site: St Catharines - Wellington St

Service: Residential/Community Support Program

Contact Details
Office Phone 905-641-5222
Fax 905-641-8821
E-Mail info@cmhaniagara.ca
Website www.cmhaniagara.ca
Primary Contact Ian Masse; Phone: 905-641-5222 ext 2101; Email: imasse@cmhaniagara.ca
Primary Executive Tara McKendrick, Executive Director
Site Details
Areas Served Niagara Region
Located In Community St Catharines
Address & Map
15 Wellington St
St Catharines, ON L2R 5P7
 
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Intersection Wellington St, between James St and Queen St
Service and Access Details
Description (Service) COMMUNITY SUPPORT PROGRAM provides support to people who have serious, persistent mental illness, who are living in the community in the setting of their choice and who, at times, require support to maintain their housing and independence. This program provides low to moderate intensity support based on individual needs.  
 
SUPPORTIVE HOUSING PROGRAM is designed for individuals requiring long-term intensive support and who are experiencing serious mental health issues. These individuals are homeless or at risk of becoming homeless. The program provides a combination of affordable housing and the ongoing, flexible supports needed to maintain housing. Consumers are linked with services, supports and resources in the broader community. The program supports over 80 housing units in the Niagara Region. 
 
TRANSITIONAL HOUSING SUPPORT PROGRAM: provides therapeutic support to clients with concurrent issues. Life skills instruction and practice is an integral part of the program. The program is time limited to a period of 3 to 6 months. Assistance with finding permanent housing is a component of this program.
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4 pm
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up 
 
Individuals with a history of mental health issues
Application Referrals accepted from physicians, hospitals, community agencies, self or family
Languages English ; French
Fees No fees for support * Subsidized rental fees for Supportive and Transitional Housing programs
Physical Access Not Applicable
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Service Categories Psychiatric Case Management ; Supported Living Services for Adults with Disabilities ; Transitional Housing/Shelter ~ Homeless Mentally Ill
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