Canadian Mental Health Association - Cochrane Timiskaming Branch

Site: Crisis Response - Telephone Service

Service: Crisis Response

Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Provides immediate crisis assessment, intervention, referrals and follow-up 
  • Operates a 24-hour crisis hot line 
  • Provides immediate on site intervention or telephone assistance 
  • Contacts police when deemed necessary  
  • Ensures individuals receive support and assistance to secure their safety  
  • Provides advocacy on behalf of individuals and families dealing with various agencies 
  • Provides information and referrals to appropriate resources and services
 
Mobile Crisis Response 
  • Assists in person with a serious mental illness in acute distress or situational crisis  
  • Meets at an alternate safe location that best meets the individuals needs 
  • Arranges meeting family members at centre or agreed upon location to discuss possible crisis resolutions
Hours Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Cochrane District ; Timiskaming District
Eligibility Individuals experiencing distressing feelings, thoughts or relationship problems
Application No application process
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Contact Information
Crisis Phone Timiskaming District only: 
Mon-Sun 24 hours 1-888-665-8888 (Toll free) 
 
Timmins and area:  
Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm: 705-267-8100 
Evenings and weekends: 705-264-3003 or 1-888-340-3003 (Toll free)
E-Mail cmhaadm@cmhact.ca
Website www.cmhact.ca
Located In Community New Liskeard
Address 20 May St S
New Liskeard, ON P0J 1P0
 
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Mailing Address PO Box 249 
New Liskeard, ON P0J 1P0
Physical Access Not Applicable
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care -- North East Local Health Integration Network (NELHIN)