Group Name: Seniors Crisis Access Line
Description: The Senior Crisis Access Line is a specialized service for seniors in the Toronto Central LHIN area which provides assistance in stabilizing age-related mental health and addiction crises, risk and safety assessments, immediate referrals to community mobile crisis units, and support for families and caregivers. Senior Crisis Access Line is an initiative of Community Seniors Mental Health and Addiction Services, with funding provided by the Toronto Central LHIN.
Our catchment area is 401 to Lake Ontario and Warden to Islington. Our clients are age 65+ or those from age 55 with age related mental health issues. We offer telephone support from or about seniors. Our partner agencies are Gerstein Centre, COSS (Crisis Outreach Services for Seniors), the Scarborough Mobile Crisis and St Elizabeth Metro Crisis. We provide assistance with the following:
- Assistance in stabilizing age-related mental health and addiction crisis;
- Risk /safety assessments;
- Immediate referrals and linkages to community mobile crisis units;
- Suicidal Thoughts;
- Memory loss or wandering;
- Self neglect;
- Elder abuse concerns;
- Life adjustment problems;
- Support for family and caregivers.
Where: 2 Lansing Square, Suite 600 | Toronto, ON M2J 4P8
When: Hours are 10:00 a.m. – 9:30 p.m. Monday to Friday *** Note these hours will change as of March 2, 2015 to 10:00 a.m. – 7:30 p.m. Monday to Friday.
Contact: 416-619-5001 | 416-498-8600 | email@example.com |
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