Northumberland Hills Hospital

Site: Cobourg - Elgin St W

Service: Community Mental Health Services - Supportive Housing Services

Record #: SHA1931
Last Modified: 20 Feb 2024
Last Full Update: 10 Mar 2022


Description (Service) A community-based recovery focused and strengths-based program, assisting individuals with a serious mental illness in supported independent living; promoting a safe and healthy environment.

This support is founded in respect, dignity, hope and collaboration. The goals are to:
  • assist people to live as independently as possible
  • assist people to participate in the community
  • provide supports to minimize stress, manage illness and prevent crises and hospitalization
  • provide education and support to enable people to develop and maintain skills and relationships
The Housing Support Program also provides Hoarding Support Services for individuals whose tenancy may be at risk due to hoarding behaviours. Supports are individualized and provided in the client's home.

The Supportive Housing Program also works in collaboration with CMHA-HKPR to provide twenty-four (24) one-bedroom subsidized units leased through private landlords. All clients in subsidized units are supported by Supportive Housing Services and Mental Health Case Management.

Service Details

Hours Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm
Areas Served Northumberland County
Eligibility Clients with severe mental illness that seriously impairs their functioning in community living. 
16 year(s) - 65 year(s);
Application Self-referrals are accepted, as are referrals from family physicians, hospital and community agencies.
Languages English
Fees None

Address and Location

Located In Community Cobourg
Address & Map
1011 Elgin St W
Suite 200
Cobourg, ON
Canada K9A 5J4
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Intersection Elgin St and William St
Physical Access Fully Accessible

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