St. Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton

Site: West 5th Campus, Harbour North Unit

Service: Senior Mental Health Behavoural Program

Contact Information
Office Phone 905-522-1155 ext 36202
Fax 905-381-5617
Website www.stjoes.ca/health-services/mental-health-addiction-services/mental-health-services/seniors-mental-health-service/seniors-mental-health-behavioural-inpatient-program
Alternate Contact Shelley Wright, Manager; Email: swright@stjosham.on.ca
Site Information
Located In Community Hamilton Mountain West
Address & Map
West 5th Campus
100 West 5th St, Harbour North Unit
Hamilton, ON L8N 3K7
Intersection West 5th St and Fennell Ave W
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Agency and Service Names
Alternate Name Mental Health and Additions Program, Geriatric Psychiatry
Former Name Centre for Mountain Health Services ; Hamilton Psychiatric Hospital ; HPH ; Mountain Campus ; Senior Mental Health Program
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Primary Executive Dr. Peter Bieling, Director
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Specialized service and treatment for individuals who have behaviours related to a diagnosis of dementia. Program provides service to Local Health Integrated Network (LHIN) 4 (the regions of Niagara, Brant, and Halton). Program goal is to return clients to an appropriate care setting within their home community after assessment and development of a treatment plan.
Hours Inpatient unit: Mon-Sun 24 hours * Community-based programs: Hours vary
Areas Served Brant County ; Haldimand County ; Halton Region ; Hamilton (City of) ; Mississauga (City of) ; Niagara Region ; Norfolk County
Eligibility Ages: 65 year(s) and up 
 
Seniors age 65 or lower who have an age-related cognitive decline are eligible.
Application Fax referral and supporting documents to West 5th Campus central intake at 905-381-5620. Call Eric Van Raay (social worker) at 905-522-1155 ext 36848 to arrange a pre-admission tour. Referring sources should call the unit or the community program with questions about eligibility.
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - can be arranged
Fees None
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Caregiver Training ~ Families/Friends of Frail/Dependent Elderly ; Caregiver Training ~ Families/Friends of Mentally Ill ; Dementia Evaluation ; Geriatric Assessment ; Geriatric Counselling ; Geriatric Psychiatry ; Outreach Programs ~ Older Adults ~ Chronic/Severe Mental Illness ; Psychiatric Inpatient Units ~ Older Adults ~ Chronic/Severe Mental Illness ; Social Sciences and Humanities Research

Agency Overview


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