Centralized Rehabilitation Resource Clinic

Offers programs that assist people with serious mental illnesses, living both in and out of hospital, to gain or regain valued roles through evidence-based rehabilitation. A program of the Schizophrenia & Community Integration Service (SCIS).

Programs include:

  • Family Education Program for Schizophrenia
  • Therapeutic Recreation: Utilizes functional intervention, leisure education, and recreation participation processes to provide rehabilitation services. Service is focused on the acquisition and maintenance of resources, skills, knowledge, and behaviours which allow for independent functioning and optimal benefits of a balanced leisure lifestyle. Provides services within physical, social, cognitive, spiritual and effective domains, on-site and in the community.
  • Vocational Counselling: Participants explore vocational goals, career values, interests and talents to identify employment and education goals. Assistance is provided to plan and implement strategies, and access skills training, supported employment, education programs and volunteer placements.
Organizations that offer this Service
St. Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton
Sunday:
10:00-18:00

Monday:
8:00-20:00

Tuesday:
8:00-20:00

Wednesday:
8:00-20:00

Thursday:
8:00-20:00

Friday:
8:00-20:00

Saturday:
10:00-18:00

Work: 905-522-1155 x36407 (Vocational Rehabilitation)
Work: 905-522-1155 x35566 (Therapeutic Rehabilitation)
Website: Website

100 West 5th Street
Hamilton, ON
L8P 3R2

Eligibility

Adults with serious mental illnesses. 

Fees
Fee
None
Languages
English
Application Instructions

Referrals are required for some services with the exception of drop-in programs. Referral forms are available on the website. For more information contact: 

Vocational counselling, contact Jamie Powell, Administrative Assistant, 905-522-1155 x36407 * For therapeutic recreation, contact Sandra Berzaitis-Smith, Senior Recreation Therapist, 905-522-1155 x35566. 

Contact
Jamie Powell, Administrative Assistant
Fiona Wilson, Manager, Rehabilitation Services
Sandra Berzaitis-Smith, Senior Recreation Therapist
Age Range
Ages 18 and older
Last Full Update
November 2, 2020