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
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.
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
An assessment and treatment program for Dufferin seniors who are experiencing age related cognitive decline due to dementia, depression, delirium or pharmacological reasons. Who can benefit? Anyone experiencing age-related cognitive decline. What are the major benefits? Comprehensive geriatric assessment based on a biopsychosocial approach and utilizes P.I.E.C.E.S framework. P.I.E.C.E.S includes a medical/mental health history and […]Continue readingSpecialized Geriatric Service – Dufferin
Supported Housing offers permanent housing, and supports individuals experiencing mental health concerns to lead fulfilling, satisfying lives within their community.Continue readingSupported Housing
We represent coordination efforts for persons with complex needs from the following Child, Youth, and Adult Social Service sectors: Acquired Brain Injury, Addictions & Mental Health, Criminal Justice, Developmental Disabilities, and Dual Diagnosis,Continue readingSystemWise
Treat at Home supports older adults experiencing mental health concerns to lead fulfilling, satisfying lives within their community.Continue readingTreat at Home
Vocational Support Services offers assistance with recovery goals around employment, education and volunteer opportunities through individual group support.Continue readingVocational Support Services
Youth Net is a “by youth for youth” program that generates mental health awareness, promotes resiliency and connects youth to information and services.Continue readingYouth Net