Community Outreach and Support Team (C.O.A.S.T.)

Type of Service

Crisis Intervention

Program Description

Collaborative initiative between Windsor Police Services and the Community Crisis Centre at Hotel Dieu Grace Hospital. COAST provides on-site crisis and mental health assessments to individuals residing in the city of Windsor who are marginalized and vulnerable with complex mental health and psychosocial problems such as untreated mental illness; housing and financial issues; substance abuse; physical health care needs; and frequent contact with police and hospital emergency services. This is not an emergency response service.

Access Information

Open referral.

User Costs

User Cost No

Referral Contact Information

Phone 519-973-4409

Clients Served

Gender All
Age 16 and up
Catchment Municipalities: (Windsor)
Wheelchair Access Yes


Policy Allowed
Note Clients are asked not to smoke in the presence of COAST staff.


English Interpretation Services


Monday 0800-2200
Tuesday 0800-2200
Wednesday 0800-2200
Thursday 0800-2200
Friday 0800-2200