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Site: Mississauga Head Office

Service: PCHS

Contact Information
Office Phone 905-677-0889
Fax 905-677-9141
E-Mail info@pchs4u.com
Website www.pchs4u.com
Primary Contact Amanjit Kahlon, Manager Quality and Accountability Systems; Email: amanjit@pchs4u.com
Agency Information
Description (Agency) Health and social service agency providing a variety of services for the South Asian community

Registered Charity
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Primary Executive Baldev Mutta, Chief Executive Officer; Email: baldev@pchs4u.com
Alternate Executive Amandeep Kaur, Chief Operating Officer; Email: amandeep@pchs4u.com
Funding United Way - United Way Greater Toronto
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) COVID-19 - telephone service only

Seniors and high risk seniors services (to assist in aging at home) * health promotion (diabetes education, tobacco prevention, healthy eating, cancer, etc) * domestic violence support and assistance * women's and men's group programs * group programs for youth and children * parenting programs * food bank services for abused women * translation services * resource development * diversity training

Sahara Mental Health Program -- culturally and linguistically appropriate support to clients 16 year or over dealing with mental illness * short term and long term case management * early psychosis intervention for those aged 14-35 years * supportive counselling to clients and family members * concurrent disorders support group, mobile community support group

Sahara Addiction Program -- culturally appropriate service to individuals and family members struggling with substances abuse * case management * addictions day program * groups for men and women, relapse prevention group * coping skills for family * peer support program * Sahara Opioids Addiction Program in collaboration with Central West LHIN -- case management and prevention support group

Settlement Services -- to help newcomers integrate * referrals * information on training and skills development * orientation sessions, assistance in filling out government forms, Canadian laws and norms, supportive counselling, translation/interpretation services, attestation of documents

Sahara Geriatric Program -- for those 55 years or over * Integrated Seniors Team (IST) Program in partnership with Peel Senior Link and Supportive Housing in Peel * support to seniors in the community with case management, referrals, crisis management, caregiver support and counselling * Behavioural Supports Ontario (BSO) Day Program for caregivers of adults with cognitive impairments such as dementias, education, assessments and capacity development in partnership with other community agencies * Senior Caregivers Support Day Program -- groups for women, men, or mixed

Better Families Program -- to engage youth 13-24 years and parents to address issues related to healthy interactions between families and communities through support, group programs, mentoring programs, and referrals

Community Development and Social Enterprise -- promotes civic engagement and community development in Malton by empowering adult and youth leadership in the South Asian Community

Volunteers and Student Placements -- opportunities to participate in helping the South Asian Community

Also offices in Calgary and Ottawa
Hours COVID19 -- telephone service only * Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm

Areas Served Durham Region ; Halton Region ; Peel Region ; Toronto ; York Region
Boundaries Greater Toronto Area
Eligibility Mental health and addictions programs generally ages 16 or over * geriatric programs generally ages 55 or over * settlement services for newcomers, permanent residents, live-in caregivers, and Convention refugees and claimants
Application Clients can be referred or self-referred
Languages English ; Hindi ; Malayalam ; Punjabi ; Tamil ; Urdu
Fees None
Site Information
Located In Community Mississauga
Address & Map
Great Punjab Plaza
2985 Drew Rd, Unit 241
Mississauga, ON L4T 0A4
View Google Map
Intersection Airport Rd and Derry Rd E
Physical Access Unknown
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Abuse / Assault ; Child / Family Services ; Community Programs ; Disabilities ; Employment / Training ; Food ; Health Care ; Mental Health / Addictions ; Newcomers ; Older Adults
HCSD Sub Heading Addiction Counselling ; Addiction Treatment ; Child Mental Health ; Child Mental Health Resources ; Community and Recreation Centres ; Community Mental Health ; Counselling for Abused Women ; Food Banks ; Home Support ; Home Support Programs ; Interpretation / Translation ; Newcomer Settlement Services ; Programs for Home Support ; Refugees ; Support Groups ; Victims of Abuse Support Programs ; Work Experience
Service Categories Caregiver Consultation and Support ~ Dementia ; Caregiver Support Groups ~ Older Adults ; Case/Care Management ~ Older Adults ; Certificates/Forms Assistance ~ Immigrants/Refugees ; Community Involvement Programs ~ South Asian Community ; Comprehensive Outpatient Substance Use Disorder Treatment ; Cultural Awareness/Competencies Training ; Cultural Transition Counselling ; Early Intervention for Mental Illness ; Family Psychoeducation ; Food Banks ; Internship Programs ; Interpretation/Translation ; Mental Health Related Support Groups ~ Concurrent Disorder ; Neighbourhood Multipurpose Centres ; Newcomer Settlement Services ; Parenting Skills Classes ; Peer Support Services ~ Substance Use Disorders ; Personal Care ~ Older Adults ; Psychiatric Case Management ; Psychiatric Case Management ~ Substance Use Disorders ; Psychiatric Disorder Counselling ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Immigrants/Refugees ; Spouse/Intimate Partner Abuse Counselling ; Substance Use Disorder Counselling ; Volunteer Opportunities ; Wellness Programs

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