North Bay Regional Health Centre

Site: North Bay - College Dr

Service: Seniors' Mental Health Program

Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Provides a continuum of specialized mental health services and education for seniors and their formal and informal caregivers  
  • Provides assessment, intervention and support to assist individuals with age related mental health disorders to remain in the community and to prevent psychiatric hospitalization where possible 
  • Provides a 19-bed Regional Assessment and Treatment unit providing comprehensive specialized assessment and treatment for older individuals with complex psychiatric needs and severe persistent mental illness 
  • Provides a 15-bed Regional Dementia Care Unit offering assessment and treatment for individuals with severe behaviour disturbances related to dementia 
  • Provides follow-up and support for patients discharged from the inpatient units through the program's transition service
 
Psychogeriatric Resource Consultant 
  • Provides education and training to formal caregivers in Ministry of Health funded care facilities
Hours Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Algoma District ; Cochrane District ; Manitoulin District ; Nipissing District ; Sudbury District ; Timiskaming District
Eligibility Ages: 65 year(s) and up 
 
Individuals with complex psychiatric needs and severe persistent mental illness
 
Note:This program will provide services to those under the age of 65 if they have an age-related mental health issue
Application Call for service
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-494-3054
Website www.nbrhc.on.ca
Located In Community North Bay
Address 50 College Dr
North Bay, ON P1B 0A4
 
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Intersection College Dr and Gormanville Rd
Mailing Address c/o North Bay Campus 
PO Box 2500 
North Bay, ON P1B 5A4
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)