Behavioural Supports Ontario

Site: Burlington

Service: Community Outreach Team

Contact Information
Office Phone Local Integration Health Network (LHIN), Burlington office 905-639-5228
Toll Free Phone Local Integration Health Network (LHIN), Burlington office 1-800-810-0000
Crisis Phone COAST Halton 1-877-825-9011 * for emergencies call 911
Website hnhb.behaviouralsupportsontario.ca
Agency Information
Description (Agency) Supports clients with cognitive impairment (due to dementia, mental health or addictions) demonstrating responsive behaviours (hitting, kicking, wandering, refusing care, asking repetitive questions) 
* program is offered through a collaboration of Local Health Integration Network (LHIN), local crisis team and Alzheimer Society
Legal Status (30) Provincial Government ; (50) Non Profit
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Provides short-term behavioural support and assistance for clients in crisis, or at risk of a crisis, and their families including: 
* crisis intervention 
* practical support and outreach 
* education 
* advocacy 
* coordination of services (may include connecting with appropriate longer-term services and community resources)
Hours Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Burlington
Eligibility Older adults with responsive behaviours associated with cognitive impairment due to dementia, complex mental health, addictions, or other neurological conditions.
Application Call local HNHB LHIN or local Crisis Team
Languages English
Fees None
Site Information
Located In Community Burlington
Address & Map
Burlington, ON
 
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Physical Access Unknown
Categories and Classification
Main Category Emergency / Crisis ; Mental Health / Addictions ; Older Adults
Secondary Category Geriatric Psychiatry ; Geriatric Psychiatry Resources ; In-Person Crisis Resources ; In-Person Specialized Crisis Services
Service Categories Dementia Evaluation ; Geriatric Psychiatry ; In Person Crisis Intervention ~ Older Adults ~ People With Complex Needs ; Outreach Programs ~ Addictions/Dependencies Issues ; Outreach Programs ~ Dementia ; Outreach Programs ~ Mental Illness/Emotional Disabilities ; Outreach Programs ~ Older Adults

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