Description (Service) A community development program providing education, consultation and community development services to foster networking and peer support among family members/loved ones of those with a serious mental illness and/or a substance abuse/addiction issue. 
Services provided include: 
* support for family members and/or friends of someone experiencing a mental illness and/or substance abuse/addiction issue 
* information on mental illness, medications and resources 
* facilitation of education and support groups 
* provision of help to family members trying to understand and navigate the mental health system 
* provision of packages of information and other resources on mental health, mental illness and related topics (through the Mental Health Resource Library)
Service Details
Hours Mon-Fri: 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Bruce County ; Grey County
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up 
Adult residents of Bruce and Grey Counties who are family or friends of individuals with a serious mental illness and or substance abuse/addiction issue.
Application Drop-in or call for information
Languages English
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Owen Sound
Address & Map
Nortowne Plaza
1101 2nd Ave E, Suite 205
Owen Sound, ON N4K 2J1
Intersection 10th St and 2nd Ave E
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 519-371-4802
Fax 519-371-6138
Primary Contact Elizabeth Thomas, Program Director of the Community Network Support Team; Phone: (Business) 519-371-4551 ext 221

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