Grey Bruce Health Services

Site: Owen Sound Hospital

Service: Mental Health Services Department - Aftercare

Contact Information
Toll Free Phone Community Mental Health Team 1-877-888-5855
Fax 519-376-2445
Website www.gbhs.on.ca
Addresses and Location
Located In Community Owen Sound
Address 1800 8th St E, 8th Flr
Owen Sound, ON
 
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Mailing Address PO Box 1800 
Owen Sound, ON N4K 6M9
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description
Description (Service) Provides community support and advocacy to individuals who experience symptoms of a serious mental illness, using an individual case management approach * services are provided by nurses and social workers who work as members of the Community Mental Health Teams and include: 
 
* complete assessment 
* coordination of care and service 
* life skills training 
* individual counselling and support  
* supportive group treatment for communication, coping, crisis planning, stress management and life skills  
* health education about mental disorders and medication use 
* therapeutic social and recreational planning with participation in peer lead community activities 
* referral and advocacy to other community agencies or partners
Service Details
Hours Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm
Areas Served Bruce County ; Grey County
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up 
 
Persons residing in Grey or Bruce county who have symptoms of a serious mental illness such as schizophrenia, depression or bipolar depression
Application Self-referral, medical referral or referral from community agency * call the Community Mental Health Team for inquiries or referrals
Languages English
Fees None
Administration
Alternate Name CMHAGB ; GBHS
Established 1986