Homewood Health Centre

Site: Guelph - 151 Delhi St

Service: Transitional Care Program

Contact Information
Office Phone Guelph 519-824-1010 ext 32377, 32382, or 32379
Crisis Phone Wellington-Dufferin Crisis Line 1-877-822-0140
E-Mail community@homewoodhealth.com
Website www.homewoodhealth.com/health-centre
Primary Contact Carla Jordan, Program Manager; Phone: 519-824-1010 ext 32544; Fax: 519-767-3548; Email: cjordan@homewoodhealth.com
Site Location Guelph General Hospital Area
Located In Community Guelph
Address & Map
151 Delhi St
Guelph, ON N1E 6K9
 
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Intersection Delhi St and Eramosa Rd
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Service) Interim mental health and addiction support for individuals transitioning into the community after inpatient psychiatric care or following a recent mental health crisis. 
 
Services may include * phone support * individual multidisciplinary team assessment * consultations and contacts * group education and individual support sessions * support for medication management * peer supports 
 
Service model supports persons with complex mental health and addiction concerns and integrates medical and recovery approaches to support individual, personal wellness goals.
Hours Hours not specified
Areas Served Guelph ; Wellington County
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) - 65 year(s) 
 
To qualify for the Transitional Care Program, patients must: 
* be in psychiatric crisis and require urgent and intensive services  
* have an impaired ability to function in the community without support  
* have sufficient judgment to maintain function in the community environment  
* agree to participate in the program  
* reside within the City of Guelph or Wellington County 
* be between 18-65 years of age
Application Homewood in-patient referrals to Transitional Care are made through the in-patient clinical teams of Homewood Regional Services. 
 
Community Access via 24-Hour Crisis Supports: Emergency departments at Guelph and Wellington local hospitals, and contact with the mental health crisis nurse. 
 
Individuals who are in crisis should contact their doctor or go to the local community emergency department. If necessary, a consultation or assessment will be completed by the mental health crisis nurse at the emergency department.  
 
Persons in crisis may also contact HERE 24/7 at 1-844-437-3247
Languages English
Fees None - for residents of Guelph and Wellington County
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Subjects
Service Categories Psychiatric Aftercare Services ; Psychiatric Rehabilitation ; Substance Use Disorder Counselling