Canadian Mental Health Association. Simcoe County Branch

Site: Unpublished/Mobile

Service: CARAH House Crisis Services - Residential Crisis Beds

Description (Service) Available for up to 5 clients who are experiencing a mental health or psychosocial related crisis * crisis service and general philosophy is client-driven, providing a non-medical service which allows for flexible care provision and promotion of collaborative crisis planning, respite, medication education and supervision * provision of information and referral to other community resources, such as housing, and financial resources
Service Details
Public Comments The Crisis Services of the Canadian Mental Health Association of Simcoe County is also known as CARAH House * CARAH stands for "Courage and Recovery and Hope" * crisis line, mobile and bed services are delivered from CARAH House
Hours Admissions after assessment which is provided in the community by mental health crisis workers between the hours of 11am and 11pm
Areas Served Muskoka District ; Parry Sound District ; Simcoe County
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up 
Youth, Adult 16years of age or older who are experiencing a mental health or psychosocial related crisis * individuals must be medically stable and not be intoxicated
Application Referral - self, medical, agencies
Languages English
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Barrie
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-728-5044
Toll Free Phone 1-888-893-8333
Fax 705-728-5234
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Primary Contact Kerry Dault, Program Manager Crisis Services; Phone: 705-728-5835; Email:
Primary Executive Himanshu Shah, Director Clinical Services; Phone: 705-726-5033 ext 239; Fax: 705-726-8629; Email:
Alternate Executive Nancy Roxborough, Chief Executive Officer; Phone: 705-726-5033 ext 431; Fax: 705-726-8629; Email:
Mailing Address 15 Bradford St 
Barrie, ON L4N 1W2

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