Summit Housing and Outreach Programs

Site: Oakville Office

Service: Summit Assertive Community Treatment Team

Contact Information
Office Phone 905-847-3206
After Hours Phone 905-847-3206 ext 17
Fax 905-847-2959
E-Mail actt@summit-housing.ca
Website www.summit-housing.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/SummitHousing?fref=ts
Primary Contact Irene Bessette, ACTT Program Assistant; Phone: 905-847-3206 ext 110; Fax: 905-847-2959; Email: ibessette@summit-housing.ca
Alternate Contact ACTT Program Manager; Phone: 905-847-3206 ext 111
Volunteer Coordinator Sharon Paris; Phone: 905-333-4814 ext 21; Fax: 905-333-6782; Email: volunteer@summit-housing.ca
Site Information
Located In Community Oakville
Address & Map
871 Equestrian Court, Unit 7
Oakville, ON L6L 6L7
 
View Google Map
Intersection Fourth Line and South Service Rd
Physical Access Partially Accessible - 1st floor only
Agency and Service Names
Alternate Name ACTT ; SHOP
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established Summit ACTT: 2006; Summit Housing & Outreach Programs: 1981
Primary Executive Gemma Broderick, Execuitve Drector; Email: gbroderick@summit-housing.ca
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care; Mississauga/Halton Local Health Integration Network (LHIN) ; Grants - Ontario Trillium Foundation ; Donations
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) A community outreach program, serving the residents of the Region of Halton. 
 
* also known as a "hospital without walls" it is organized as a mobile interdisciplinary team that provides clinical treatment, rehabilitative, and support services to individuals with a severe and persistent mental illness, in their homes and the community 
 
Services include:  
* symptom assessment and management  
* administration and monitoring of medication  
* activities of daily living  
* social and leisure skills development  
* supportive counselling  
* consultation  
* support to caregivers 
* addiction counselling 
* vocational support
Hours Office Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm * staff are available to clients after hours to 8:30 pm
Areas Served Halton Region
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
 
Services are for individuals who:  
* have a history of severe and persistent mental illness, as demonstrated by high hospitalization days, particularly those with a diagnosis of schizophrenia 
* exhibit significant functional impairments due to their mental illness in the areas of self-care, productivity, and leisure  
* continuously require high service needs in excess of 8 hours per month
Application Referral forms available on website
Languages English
Fees None
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Assertive Community Treatment ; Home Based Mental Health Services ; In Person Crisis Intervention ; Psychiatric Case Management ; Psychiatric Disorder Counselling ; Psychiatric Medication Services ; Psychiatric Rehabilitation

Agency Overview

Locations for this Service


Any omissions are unintentional and HIP disclaims any liability for unauthorized use or reproduction of any portion of this site. For a complete copyright and license statement please refer to our Terms of Use.