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Description & Services
Public Comments The referral process includes an intake assessment to determine needs, difficulties, strengths, and goals.
Description (Service) Assists individuals with a primary diagnosis of severe and persistent mental illness to live independently in the community
Case Management 
  • Works with consumers to improve their quality of life and level of wellness 
  • Provides services in a place of consumer choice, predominantly in the community 
  • Focuses on individuals with mental illness who are homeless or at risk of becoming homeless
Provides assistance in the following areas: 
  • Interpersonal support 
  • Improving living skills  
  • Consultation and assessment 
  • Coordination and advocacy 
  • Financial assistance and budgeting 
  • Family support 
  • Crisis support 
  • Supportive counselling  
  • Medication monitoring
Community Treatment Orders (CTO) 
  • Provides a treatment and service plan issued by a physician in consultation and coordination with the consumer and service providers 
  • Provides case management services and support
Supported Housing 
  • Empowers consumers to live in accommodations of their choice 
  • Offers flexible and individualized supports that vary in intensity 
  • Assists individuals in acquiring and maintaining housing
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm
Areas Served Blind River
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up 
Must have a primary diagnosis of severe and persistent mental illness
Application Referral accepted from self, family members, friends, or services providers
Languages English
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-356-2551
Toll Free Phone 1-888-211-4739 (within the Algoma district only)
Fax 705-356-2494
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Site Location Community Services Centre
Located In Community Blind River
Address 9 Lawton St, Unit B
Blind River, ON P0R 1B0
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Intersection Lawton St and Murray St
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)