Court Outreach

Type of Service

Diversion and Court Support

Program Description

Provides support to individuals in conflict with the law and living with a serious mental illness (SMI), multiple and complex needs, and homeless or at risk of becoming homeless. Helps individuals to navigate the legal system and resolve issues that may have an impact on recidivism, housing, and mental health. Goal is to navigate the individual away from the criminal justice system and provide intensive community support and rehabilitation. Model of service is recovery, strengths-based, and psychosocial rehabilitation.

Program Restricted To

Clients with Legal Issues

Access Information

Client must be living with a serious mental illness and in conflict with the law. Intake is considered based on complexity of need and ability to function independently.

User Costs

User Cost No

Referral Contact Information

Phone 613-737-7791
Fax 613-737-7644

Clients Served

Gender All
Age 16 and up
Catchment Municipalities: (Ottawa)
Wheelchair Access Yes


Policy Allowed


English French


Main Hours

Monday 0830-2000
Tuesday 0830-2000
Wednesday 0830-2000
Thursday 0830-2000
Friday 0830-2000
Saturday 0900-1700
Sunday 0900-1700

Referrals to be made 0830-1630 Monday - Friday.