Ontario

Geriatric Psychiatry Community Service

Type of Service

Case Management/Supportive Counselling & Services - Mental Health

Program Description

The Geriatric Psychiatry Community Service provides in-home and outpatient psychiatric assessment for older people experiencing mental health problems. It also provides treatment and referral for those who do not have access to psychiatric services. Psychiatrists, nurses, social workers, and occupational therapists provide services. Other professionals are available for consultation if needed. Model of service is bio-psychosocial.

Access Information

Referral from family physician required.

User Costs

User Cost No

Referral Contact Information

Phone 416-785-2500 Ext. 2730
Fax 416-785-2492

Clients Served

Gender All
Age 65 and up
Catchment Municipalities: (Toronto); Community Service Home Visit - Toronto (Steeles to north, Marlee to west, St. Clair to south, Avenue to east). Onsite appointments do not have catchment restrictions
Wheelchair Access Yes

Smoking

Policy Allowed
Note

Application Referral Forms

Languages

Russian Yiddish English French Hebrew

Hours

Friday 0800-1600
Monday 0800-1600
Thursday 0800-1600
Tuesday 0800-1600
Wednesday 0800-1600