Schizophrenia Society of Ontario - Northern Ontario

Site: Thunder Bay Chapter - No Physical Address

Service: Schizophrenia Support and Education

Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Functions as a helpline that offers support and information to those who have schizophrenia, their families and friends 
  • Provides an intake worker who connects individuals to services they need, such as a councillor or a psychiatrist, in their area
 
Strengthening Families Together 
  • Offers an online, four-session education program for family members and friends of individuals living with mental illness 
  • Provides families and caregivers with the tools they need to address any issues that arise while supporting their relative with schizophrenia
 
Discussion topics include: 
  • Coping Skills 
  • Criminal justice system 
  • Effective communication 
  • Mental illness and addiction 
  • Self care 
  • Treatment options
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Thunder Bay
Eligibility Individuals living with Schizophrenia, family members, friends, and caregivers
Application Strengthening Families Together 
 
Call the Ask the Expert line for registration information
Languages English
Fees Program - Strengthening Families Together
Contact Information
Toll Free Phone Ask the Expert helpline 1-855-449-9949
Website www.schizophrenia.on.ca
Located In Community Thunder Bay
Address Thunder Bay
 
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Physical Access Not Applicable
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit