Ontario

Rehabilitation Action Program (RAP)

Type of Service

Case Management/Supportive Counselling & Services - Mental Health

Program Description

Rehabilitation Action Program (RAP) provides culturally competent intensive case management services to seriously mentally ill people in Scarborough who experience language and cultural barriers to accessing services. RAP offers specialized services to Tamil, Somali, and Afghan communities. Family engagement, education and support are an important part of service delivery. The case managers provide education on mental illness and treatment options to clients and families, assist clients to develop skills to live and work in the community and access community resources. Trained volunteer case aides are assigned to clients when appropriate to assist in providing services such as culturally relevant meal planning, shopping, cooking, teaching use of public transportation, familiarizing with community resources and language interpretation. Model of service is recovery. Average length of stay is as needed.

Access Information

Please contact our intake coordinator at the Markham Road site.

User Costs

User Cost No

Referral Contact Information

Phone 416-789-7957
Website

Clients Served

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

Smoking

Policy Allowed
Note

Languages

Tamil English Interpretation Services

Hours

Friday 0800-1700
Monday 0800-1700
Thursday 0800-1700
Tuesday 0800-1700
Wednesday 0800-1700