Sault Area Hospital

Site: Sault Ste Marie - Great Northern Rd

Service: Seniors Mental Health Services

Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Provides non-emergency mental health services to older adults, their families, and service providers regarding dementia, depression and delirium 
  • Provides service in home, office, retirement home and nursing homes 
  • Offers referrals to community agencies
Services include: 
  • Assessment 
  • Consultation 
  • Education 
  • Support  
  • Follow-up evaluation 
  • Liaising and consulting with professional and non-professional caregivers 
  • Psychiatric assessment and referrals to appropriate agencies
Hours Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm
Areas Served Algoma District
Eligibility Ages: 60 year(s) and up 
Seniors who are experiencing mental health problems related to the aging process
Application Referral form must be completed
Languages English
Fees None - No fee with valid Ontario Health Insurance Plan (OHIP) card
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-759-3434
Primary Executive Jane Sippell, Director of Mental Health and Addictions; Phone: 705-759-3434 ext 4117; Email:
Alternate Executive Barbara Ridley, Manager, Seniors Mental Health Services, Sault Area Hospital; Phone: 705-759-9396; Email:
Located In Community Sault Ste. Marie
Address 750 Great Northern Rd
Sault Ste. Marie, ON P6B 0A8
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Intersection Great Northern Rd and Ro Von Court
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care -- North East Local Health Integration Network (NELHIN)