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St Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton

Site: Burlington

Service: Halton Seniors Mental Health Outreach Program

Contact Information
Office Phone 905-681-8233
Toll Free Phone 1-866-429-7677
Fax 905-681-8628
Website https://www.stjoes.ca/health-services/mental-health-addiction-services/mental-health-services/seniors-mental-health-service/seniors-mental-health-outpatient-and-outreach-programs
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/stjosephshealthcarefoundation
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/STJOESHAMILTON
YouTube YouTube: www.youtube.com/user/stjoesfoundation
Primary Contact Eugenia Petersen, Administrative Assistant; Phone: 905-681-8233 ext 222; Email: epeterse@stjoes.ca
Alternate Contact Julia Baxter, Manager, Seniors Mental Health Outpatient and Outreach Programs; Phone: 905-681-8233 ext 226; Email: jbaxter@stjoes.ca
Agency Information
Description (Agency) An academic and research healthcare organization. Provides acute inpatient and emergency care. Offers patients palliative care services, and a social work department which works with hospital patients and their families in adjusting to illness, personal, social, and family problems, finances, and discharge planning.
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established June 1999 - Service Agreement
Funding Provincial
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Provides comprehensive assessment, treatment planning, case management support, short term psychotherapy, health teaching, education, advocacy, consultation and collaboration as a means to serve and support seniors with complex mental health, addiction and behavioral issues 
 
The Halton-based program is primarily an outreach service to seniors in a community setting or seniors residing in a long term care home
  • also staffed with a seniors concurrent disorder worker through a local partnership with Halton Alcohol Drug and Gambling Assessment Prevention and Treatment Services
St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton is the operational agency for the Halton based Psychogeriatric Resource Consultants (PRCs)
  • provide education, training, and consultative support to staff at long term care homes and community agencies
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Halton Region - and North West Mississauga
Eligibility Ages: 65 year(s) and up 
 
  • seniors with complex mental health, addiction and behavioral issues 
  • persons under the age of 65 will be reviewed for eligibility on a case-by-case basis
Application
  • Referral required 
  • physician approval required
Languages English ; Interpretive Services ; Where a client speaks language other than English, we will partner with local multicultural language translation services
Fees None
Site Information
Located In Community Burlington
Address & Map
5230 South Service Rd, Unit 103
Burlington, ON L7L 5K2
 
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Intersection Century Dr and South Service Rd
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Mental Health / Addictions ; Older Adults
HCSD Sub Heading Geriatric Psychiatry ; Geriatric Psychiatry Resources
Service Categories Cognitive Behavioural Therapy ~ Mood Disorders ; Cognitive Behavioural Therapy ~ Older Adults ; Condition Specific Treatment ~ Concurrent Disorder ; Geriatric Assessment ; Geriatric Psychiatry ; Mental Health Evaluation ~ Older Adults

Agency Overview


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