Canadian Mental Health Association, Muskoka-Parry Sound
Site: Huntsville Office
Record #: MUS0398
Last Modified: 08 Mar 2022
Last Full Update: 02 Jun 2021
|Description (Service)||COVID-19 Response Due to COVID-19 precautions, please call 705-645-2262 to schedule an appointment.
COVID-19 Resources are available at https://mps.cmha.ca/news/covid-19-resources
The Greenhouse Drop In Centre is temporarily closed until further notice.
If you are in crisis, call 1-888-893-8333
Provides mental health crisis intervention, treatment, and community support (case management) services, assessment and referral, counselling/psychotherapy, psychiatric consultation, intensive case management for individuals with serious mental illness, group services in some cases and addiction services.
Core Services include:
Crisis/Intake support service – single point of entry for all services of the Core Program, screening and review of all referrals. 24 hour telephone Crisis support service, community crisis support, post crisis follow-up, 24 hour consultations to hospitals.
COAST (Community Outreach and Support Team) – a multidisciplinary, mobile, outreach team providing individualized treatment for a persistent and serious mental illness, including housing, medication, rehabilitation, employment and financial services.
Court Diversion and Support – redirection from criminal justice system for minor offenses. The person agrees to an individualized support/treatment program in the community.
Supportive Housing Service – rent supplements to clients who have experienced serious mental illness, are homeless or at risk of being homeless and receiving ongoing service from the Agency.
Counselling Psychotherapy and Education Service – individual counselling (as resources allow) including assessment, treatment planning and case management, group counselling, community consultation and education of mental health issues
Other programs include:
Regional Seniors’ Mental Health Consultation Service – mental health assessment, diagnosis, treatment recommendations and limited follow-up and/or referral on an outreach basis for people with age-related mental health problems. Collaborate with health care agencies and caregivers to provide advocacy for clients and their families.
Adult Protective Services (APS) – assists developmentally disabled adults to live independently in the community including locating and retaining accommodation. Counselling for life skills, financial management and emotional issues. Co-ordinating medical and dental appointments. Advocating for client rights. Assisting clients with the judicial system.
Council of Consumer/Survivor and Family Initiatives – Drop-in centre, The Greenhouse – Tue, Fri 1 pm-4 pm peer-guided community program for people who live with mental health issues as consumers/survivors and /or family members. Peer support, skill and personal development, outings and cooking.
Volunteer Program – volunteer opportunities to assist in services and enhancement of quality of life for people with a serious mental illness or developmental disability. Volunteer Coordinator can be reached at 705-645-2262.
Partner Assault Response Program – a group for men who have been abusive, including anger management and conflict resolution.
Developmental Disabilities Regional Outreach Program – psychiatric consultation and treatment for adults with developmental disabilities and serious mental health illness.
|Hours||Office: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Crisis service: Mon-Sun 24 hours
The Greenhouse Drop In Centre Tue, Fri 1 pm-4 pm (temporarily closed due to COVID-19)
|Areas Served||Huntsville - and area|
|Eligibility||Ages: 18 year(s) and up|
|Application||Call first to arrange intake interview. Individuals in crisis are seen as soon as possible|
Address and Location
|Located In Community||Huntsville|
|Address & Map||
8 Crescent Rd, Unit B3
Huntsville, ON P1H 0B3
|Physical Access||Fully Accessible|
|Toll Free Phone||1-800-245-5036
Adult Protective Services: 1-800-563-1990
Consumer Survivor Drop In Centres: 1-866-829-7050 Ext 228
|Primary Contact||Michael Varieur, Director of Clinical Services and Operations (Muskoka); Phone: 705-645-2262; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Primary Executive||Diane Brown-Demarco, Executive Director; Phone: 705-645-2262; Email: email@example.com|