De dwa da dehs nye>s Aboriginal Health Centre
Mental Health & Addiction Program

Due to the COVID-19 virus, all in person programs and group events have been cancelled until further notice. Non-urgent appointments are being conducted via phone or have been rescheduled as appropriate. Screening stations have been set up for in-person visitors.

Provides mental wellness services that are culturally safe for all members of the urban community who self identify as having Indigenous ancestry. Services include: Mental Health and Addictions Counselling and Peer Support for children, youth, and adults, Mental Health Youth Patient Navigation Services, and Adult Outreach Case Management. Assistance is provided to aid with transitioning from youth to adult services. Also provides referrals and assistance with navigation of health care and community services as well as accompaniment to medical appointments.

678 Main St E Ste 200
Hamilton, ON
L8M 1K2
Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Phone: 905-544-4320 x215


Aboriginal people (First Nations, Metis, Inuit) and their families or individuals who self-identify as connected to Aboriginal heritage that are involved in the health system. Some programs have specific age requirements, contact or visit for more details.


Self referrals are preferred and can be done by contacting ext 215 at which time you will be provided with the next available intake appointment.




Fully Accessible



Primary Contact Person

Alex Trottier, Team Lead, Mental Health and Addiction

Areas Served

Hamilton (City of)

Agency Type

Non Profit;Registered Charity