Program: Patient/Client and Family Council
Organization: Waypoint Centre for Mental Health Care
Description of Services: Nurtures hope and discovery by supporting the recovery journey of people affected by mental health and addiction challenges and their families of choice by: providing peer support and working directly with patients/clients and family members * providing information and education regarding life choices, self advocacy, recovery, self determination * presenting the client's & families perspective on local, regional and provincial committees * partnering to provide services to Waypoint Centre for Mental Health by bringing a client based perspective in the development and evaluation of Waypoint Centre's policy recommendations, overarching committees and task groups.

Also provides supportive volunteer opportunities and employment opportunities to Mental Health and Addiction consumers and is linked to consumer suvivor initiatives across Ontario.
Requirements
Fees: None
Eligibility - Population(s) Served: Those with direct experience as a client/family member of mental health services
Application: There is no application process for support services. Individuals interested in becoming actively involved with the Council should call for further information.
Accessibility: Wheelchair Accessible      Wheelchair Accessible
Languages: English
Area(s) Served: Bruce County ; Dufferin County ; Parry Sound ; Muskoka District ; Simcoe County
Contact Information
Phone Numbers: 705-549-3181
Toll-Free: 1-877-341-4729
Fax: 705-549-3446
Email: ptcouncil@waypointcentre.ca
Website: www.waypointcentre.ca/patients___families/patient_...
Address: Administration Bldg
500 Church St, Rm A-250
Penetanguishene, ON
L9M 1G3
Map
Location: Main offices located in Waypoint Centre for Mental Health Care - Administration Bldg, Rm A234 and Atrium Bldg. Rm 1652
Hours: Office Hours: Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm * Sat & Sun 1 pm - 5pm * Peer Support, Groups, Family support available evenings and weekends, contact for times and dates.
Contacts: Yvette Brook - Executive Director
ybrook@waypointcentre.ca

This information is provided by thehealthline.ca. It was last completely updated on: 12/5/2016

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