St. Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton
Seniors Mental Health Services, Senior Mental Health Behavoural Inpatient Program

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.

West 5th Campus
100 West 5th St Harbour North Unit
Hamilton, ON
L8N 3K7
Hours: Inpatient unit: Mon-Sun 24 hours * Community-based programs: Hours vary
Phone: 905-522-1155 ext 36202


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


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.




Fully Accessible


English; Interpretive Services - can be arranged

Primary Contact Person

Dr. Peter Bieling, Director

Areas Served

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

Agency Type

Non Profit