Ontario

Family Support Program

Type of Service

Family Initiatives

Program Description

The Family Support Program aims at providing individual and group support to help clients cope with different issues associated with the family member's illness. This program objectives are to provide support and education to enable families to adequately fulfill their roles in relation to their mentally ill family members and within the mental health system; strengthen and maximize existing community and family networking systems that may be helpful to family members; and provide referral to resources and agencies to meet the specific needs of the family member.

Access Information

Referrals can be made by self, family, hospital, physician, psychiatrist, mental health or health professional. Referral forms may be accessed through the Cornwall office. Interim support offered through groups and resource centre.

User Costs

User Cost No

Referral Contact Information

Phone 613-933-5845 Ext. 225
Toll-Free 800-493-8271
Fax 613-936-2323
Website

Clients Served

Gender All
Age 16 and up
Catchment Counties: (Prescott-Russell; Stormont-Dundas-Glengarry)
Wheelchair Access Yes

Smoking

Policy Allowed
Note Outside the building.

Application Referral Forms

Languages

English French Interpretation Services

Hours

Friday 0830-1630
Monday 0830-1630
Thursday 0830-1630
Tuesday 0830-1630
Wednesday 0830-1630