Description & Services
Public Comments Head office is in Fort Frances
Description (Service)
  • Responsible for providing a variety of specialized community geriatric services 
  • Promotes issues surrounding geriatric mental health 
  • Provides community outreach and presentations
 
Program services include: 
  • Cognitive screening and assessment 
  • Geriatric counselling or therapy 
  • Care and treatment planning 
  • Follow up, referral and advocacy services 
  • In-home support and education to caregivers
 
Geriatric Psychiatry
 
Provides assessments and case consultations via videoconferencing with the Toronto Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care  

 
Psychogeriatric Resource Program
 
Provides education and support in long term care facilities to mental health clients and staff
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Kenora District
Eligibility Ages: 60 year(s) and up 
 
Individual must have a diagnosis of mental illness, Alzheimer's Disease or a related dementia
Application Intake assessment required
Languages English
Fees None
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-737-4996
Toll Free Phone 1-888-813-6503
Fax 807-737-7105
E-Mail cmha@cmhaff.ca
Website www.cmhaff.ca/district-mental-health-services-older-adults
Primary Contact Alyson Martin, Geriatric Mental Health Worker, Sioux Lookout; Email: amartin@cmhaff.ca
Alternate Contact Claudia Jung, Geriatric Mental Health Worker, Sioux Lookout; Phone: 807-737-7139; Email: cjung@cmhaff.ca
Primary Executive Sandy Skirten, Director of Services, Fort Frances Branch; Phone: 807-274-2347 ext 220; Fax: 807-274-3515; Email: sskirten@cmhaff.ca
Site Location Across the street from the Public Library
Located In Community Sioux Lookout
Address Centennial Building
54 Front St, 2nd Fl
Sioux Lookout, ON P8T 1A5
 
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Mailing Address Box 413 
Sioux Lookout, ON P8T 1A5
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC); North West Local Health Integration Network (NWLHIN)