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St. Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton

Seniors Mental Health Services, Senior Mental Health Behavoural Inpatient Program

Dr. Peter Bieling, Director
Areas Served Hamilton (City of); Halton Region; Haldimand County; Niagara Region; Brant County; Norfolk County; Mississauga (City of)
HoursInpatient unit: Mon-Sun 24 hours * Community-based programs: Hours vary
LanguageEnglish; Interpretive Services - can be arranged
AccessibilityFully Accessible
FeesNone
Agency Type Non Profit
 
905-522-1155 ext 36202
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Address
West 5th Campus
100 West 5th St Harbour North Unit
Hamilton ON L8N 3K7
On bus routes
(21) UPPER KENILWORTH
(33) SANATORIUM
(35) COLLEGE

Specialized service and treatment for individuals who have behaviours related to a diagnosis of dementia. Program provides service to Local Health Integrated Network (LHIN) 4 (the regions of Niagara, Brant, and Halton). Program goal is to return clients to an appropriate care setting within their home community after assessment and development of a treatment plan.

Eligibility

Age 65 years and older; Seniors age 65 or lower who have an age-related cognitive decline are eligible.

Application

Fax referral and supporting documents to West 5th Campus central intake at 905-381-5620. Call Eric Van Raay (social worker) at 905-522-1155 ext 36848 to arrange a pre-admission tour. Referring sources should call the unit or the community program with questions about eligibility.