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Canadian Mental Health Association. Simcoe County Branch. Unpublished/Mobile. CARAH House Crisis Services - Mental Health Crisis Line

If your call to the crisis line, is answered by an automated service, please leave a message * a crisis counsellor will return your call promptly The Crisis Services of the Canadian Mental Health Association Simcoe County is also known as CARAH House * CARAH stands for "Courage and Recovery and Hope" * crisis line, mobile and bed services are delivered from CARAH House
Telephone crisis line providing Simcoe County and Muskoka residents with single point access to crisis services for both adults and children * crisis line serves individuals 24 hours a day that feel the need to speak to a professional trained in mental health and addictions * crisis line workers provide information, referrals, assistance in resolving crises and securing appropriate crisis intervention as well as pre-crisis support to persons who have experienced severe mental illness and/or psychosocial stressors * provide risk/suicide assessment Following a telephone assessment by the worker the mobile service may be initiated for individuals living in the Barrie area that need someone to meet them in the community to provide a more intensive level of support * this service is available from 11am to 11pm * short term crisis beds are available if required following an assessment of need and prioritized due to limited access Telephone crisis line service is a partnership between Canadian Mental Health Association of Simcoe County and mental health programs in Alliston, Orillia, Midland, Collingwood and Muskoka as well as with Kinark Child and Family Services




English; Interpretive Services - Interpreters can be made available if necessary

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Last updated:14-Mar-19
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