Schizophrenia Society of Ontario

Site: Online and Telephone Service

Service: Ask the Expert

Contact Information
Office Phone 1-855-449-9949
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Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Assists individuals and families living with schizophrenia and psychosis across Ontario through web and telephone support. 
Ask the Expert  
* staffed by a team of trained mental health counselors who provide customized, supportive counseling, advice on the mental health system in Ontario and connects clients to local resources and services available throughout the province 
* all questions and responses are kept private and confidential 
Offers information for individuals and families dealing with: 
* first episode or new diagnosis of schizophrenia/psychosis 
* persistent, ongoing situations of schizophrenia and related mental illness 
* justice and mental health 
* housing 
* employment/ODSP 
* early intervention 
* medications 
* signs and symptoms of mental illness 
* advocacy
Hours Telephone service Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Ontario
Eligibility No restrictions
Application No application required
Languages English
Fees None
Site Information
Located In Community Hamilton
Physical Access Not Applicable - online and telephone service
Categories and Classification
Main Category Mental Health / Addictions
Secondary Category Distress Phone Lines ; Support Groups
Service Categories Specialized Information and Referral ~ Mental Health Issues ; Support Group Clearinghouses ~ Mental Health Issues

Agency Overview

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