This council consists of in, out and ex-patients of St. Joseph's Mental Health and Addiction program. Council members sit on committees within and outside the hospital setting.
Connect is a centralized intake service for St. Joe's Mental Health and Addiction outpatient programs.
Accepts and processes referrals for the following clinics:
A telephone line answered by Public Health Nurses to provide information and assistance for expectant parents and families with children up to 6 years of age, on various health topics including:
Offers confidential services to support sexual health.
Site of McMaster Children's Hospital that offers outpatient services, developmental pediatrics and rehabilitation services, and child and youth mental health services. Part of the Hamilton Health Sciences Network.
A health and lifestyle program aimed at preventing chronic disease and enhancing the quality of life for those living with mental illness and offers a variety of modules (Exercise, Cooking, Nutrition, Smoking Management, and Weight Management).
Provides primary healthcare services to new immigrants, including refugees, and to those who face barriers in accessing culturally-appropriate healthcare services.
Offers a number of programs geared towards helping clients manage chronic or persistent pain.
The Housing First based approach, aims to provide Indigenous individuals experiencing homelessness, direct access to housing regardless of the identifiable barriers of addictions, mental health, trauma, family and cultural breakdown. Provides lif
Aboriginal Patient Navigator (APN) provides pathways to healing through Holistic Approach (Spiritual, Emotional, Physical, & Mental).