Our trainings and workshops are staffed by knowledgeable and experienced professionals and provide opportunities for increased mental health and addictions awareness and knowledge, and stigma reduction in our community and in the workplace.Continue readingEducation and Training
CMHA Programs and Services
Our Unique Perspective
For over 50 years, the Canadian Mental Health Association – Peel Dufferin Branch (CMHA Peel Dufferin) has been a pioneer in providing services for people with mental illness and educating Canadians about mental health issues. As the leading client-driven, community-based mental health organization serving the Region of Peel and Dufferin County, we are innovative partners in proactively strengthening individual support, and developing a responsive mental health system.
CMHA Peel Dufferin champions good mental health for everyone and supports the full participation of those with mental illness and addictions in the life of the community. In addition to providing a variety of mental health and addictions services, we are committed to community development, mental health awareness and addressing the stigma and discrimination surrounding mental illness.
Impact provides youth with substance abuse education and harm reduction strategies in individual and group settings.Continue readingImpact
The In-STED program aims to identify complex mental health and addictions needs early, and intervene through timely, high-quality, integrated and culturally appropriate short-term case management services.Continue readingIn-STED
McEvenue Home Works provides financial assistance to individuals living with mental health concerns who experiencing a housing crisis and have exhausted all other financial options.Continue readingMcEvenue Home Works
CMHA Peel offers a range of mental health supports to individuals experiencing mental health concerns, who are in conflict with the law.Continue readingMental Health and Justice
The Peel Outreach Program provides mobile, short-term support, 7 days a week, to individuals and families who are homeless or at imminent risk of homelessness.Continue readingOutreach
The Rapid Access Addiction Clinic (RAAC) provides barrier free immediate access and care. The clinic is accessible without appointments or medical referrals. The RAAC staff will share with you all possible substance use management strategies including medications and psychosocial interventions to ensure a holistic approach. The RAAC clinic model is very flexible and can be […]Continue readingRapid Access Addiction Clinic (RAAC)
A program which promotes Mental Health Recovery through groups, activities and vocational services with a focus on peer support.Continue readingRecovery West
Designed to assist in providing a safe short term solution for clients who are being neglected or abused until a longer term plan can be developed and implemented with a team of service providers such as CCAC, Alzheimer Society, and retirement homes Who can benefit? Seniors experiencing neglect or abuse. What are the major benefits? […]Continue readingSeniors at Risk System Coordination – Dufferin
This program is for Seniors who are experiencing serious and persistent mental health concerns. Seniors having challenges accessing supports due to geography, isolation or changes in informal support system are considered a priority for this service. Who can benefit? Seniors experiencing serious and persistent mental health concerns which include: depression, mood changes, dementia, responsive behaviours, […]Continue readingSeniors Intensive Case Management – Dufferin