Ontario

Assertive Community Treatment Team

Type of Service

Assertive Community Treatment Teams

Program Description

The Assertive Community Treatment (ACT) Team is a multidisciplinary team that includes addictions, vocational and peer support, nurses, support workers, a social worker, an occupational therapist, and psychiatrists. Team members provide individual and family assistance, as well as advocacy around accessing community resources and services, to individuals experiencing serious mental health concerns. This program offers: intensive, individualised support around personal growth and recovery; long-term support and advocacy around mental and physical health and wellness, life skills, addictions, education and employment, housing, and social supports; psychiatric assessments and assistance with medication; individual and family support, including access to group programs such as peer support, fitness promotion, social recreation, and family support; access to services twenty-four hours a day in locations where clients need them - at home or work, and in other community or institutional settings.

Access Information

Referrals are accepted from all sources. Psychiatrist assessment will determine eligibility. Intake assessment by intake worker, psychiatrist and program manager, along with client and significant others for admission.

User Costs

User Cost No

Referral Contact Information

Phone 905-451-2123
Fax 905-456-7492
Website

Clients Served

Gender All
Age 16 and up
Catchment Municipalities: (Bolton; Brampton; Malton); Brampton East of Highway 410, Malton, and Bolton
Wheelchair Access Yes

Smoking

Policy Allowed
Note

Languages

English Interpretation Services

Hours

Friday 0830-2000
Monday 0830-2000
Saturday 1200-2000
Sunday 1200-2000
Thursday 0830-2000
Tuesday 0830-2000
Wednesday 0830-2000