Canadian Mental Health Association Grey Bruce, Mental Health and Addiction Services

Site: Wiarton - 527 Berford St

Service: Social Rehabilitation / Recreation - Green House Drop-In Centre

Record #: GBA1551
Last Modified: 03 Apr 2024
Last Full Update: 07 Aug 2020


Description (Service) Drop-in centre offers a safe, relaxed and friendly environment for adults with serious mental illness and addictions to drop in for a visit and/or participate in planned group activities. Provides socialization, workshops, classes and community-based events.
  • provides one-to-one support
  • offers a wide range of social, recreation, education and peer support activities and special events based on participant interests
  • offers scheduled sessions for small groups interested in developing or improving their skills in specific areas including communications, self-discovery, job re-entry and practical skills areas
  • serves as the site for various social recreational rehabilitation services as well as for educational activities and outreach services from the Consumer/Survivor Development Project
The Green House also serves as a satellite site for the Public Health Grey Bruce harm reduction program

The Wiarton Good Food Box is also run out of the Green House, providing nutritious food to community members each month. See separate entry for details

Service Details

Hours Admin: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Drop-in: varies, posted on the door, call for details
Areas Served Bruce County ; Grey County
Eligibility Residents of Grey or Bruce County living with a serious mental illness and/or active and harmful substance use
Application Drop in.
Languages English
Fees None ; Some events require a fee and this is listed on the calendar of events which is published each month. Fees are very minimal.

Address and Location

Located In Community South Bruce Peninsula
Address & Map
527 Berford St
South Bruce Peninsula, ON
Canada N0H 2T0
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Intersection Berford St and Frank St
Physical Access Fully Accessible

Contact Information

Office Phone 519-371-3642 ext 5100
Toll Free Phone 1-888-451-2642 ext 5100, 1-888-451-CMHA ext 5100
Fax 519-534-0700
Primary Contact Lezlie Martin Ellis, Manager; Phone: 519-371-2390 ext 1315; Email:
Mailing Address P.O. Box 238 
Wiarton, ON 
Canada N0H 2T0

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