Schizophrenia Society of Ontario

Site: Guelph and Area Chapter

Contact Information
Alternate Name SSO
Toll Free Phone Head Office 1-800-449-6367
Crisis Phone 1-800-449-6367
Website www.schizophrenia.on.ca
Primary Contact Cheryl McLean, Secretary; Phone: 226-780-7839; Email: ssoguelph@sympatico.ca
Description (Site) Spring and fall meetings held at Evergreen Seniors Community Centre, 683 Woolwich St, Guelph
Located In Community Guelph
Mailing Address c/o Guelph Chapter, Schizophrenia Society of Ontario 
17 Victoria St 
Morriston, ON N0B 2C0
Physical Access Fully Accessible - meeting location
Description & Services
Description (Agency) Family-based organization that assists those affected by schizophrenia.
Description (Service) Increases public awareness and understanding of schizophrenia * family support programs * education, public policy and research * advocates for improved services * raises money for research 
 
**Guelph and Area Chapter is an all volunteer organization
Hours Chapter meetings 7:30 pm * call or e-mail for information on meeting dates
Areas Served Dufferin County ; Halton Hills ; Waterloo Region ; Wellington County
Eligibility Individuals with schizophrenia looking for support and education ; family and friends of persons with schizophrenia ; anyone wishing to increase their knowledge of this illness and / or wanting to promote awareness
Application See information newsletter for upcoming meetings and community support contacts * contact chapter to be included on mailing list
Languages English
Fees Membership - $35 Annual ; non-members are welcome to attend all local meetings
Time-Limited Events Annual Peace of Minds Walk for Schizophrenia held each fall, call or e-mail for information
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established Schizophrenia Society of Ontario: 1979
Subjects
Service Categories Condition Specific Mental Health Information/Education ~ Schizophrenia ; Issue Advocacy ~ Schizophrenia ; Mental Health Related Support Groups ~ Schizophrenia