St. Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton
Homes for Special Care

Assists people to explore and fulfill life expectations beyond psychiatric stabilization and health maintenance using a "partners in well-being" approach. Oversees 9 independently-owned residential homes in urban and rural settings and operates day programs in 2 skills centres as a provider within the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care residential care program for adults with serious mental illnesses. Part of the Schizophrenia & Community Integration Service.

Skills Centre programs are developed according to requests and/or needs identified by participants and may be prevocational, avocational, or related to life skills, or recreational social activity. Helps participants acquire transferable skills, achieve optimum level of functioning and well-being, and integrate into community.

St Joseph's Healthcare West 5th Campus
100 West 5th St
Hamilton, ON
L8N 3K7
Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Phone: 905-522-1155 ext 36624
Crisis: 905-826-6570
TTY: 905-826-6570


Age 18 years and older; Individuals with serious mental illness or past/current psychiatric hospitalizations who are currently stabilized and do not require levels of physical care normally associated with a long-term care facility.


Obtain referral by calling 905-522-1155 ext 36328




Partially Accessible


English; Interpretive Services - Interpretive Services can be arranged

Primary Contact Person

Dawnna Kazarian Keith, Manager

Areas Served

Hamilton (City of); Haldimand County; Niagara Region; Brant County; Norfolk County

Agency Type

Non Profit