Crisis Response - Emergency Mental Health

Type of Service

Crisis Intervention

Program Description

The Emergency Mental Heath is part of the Crisis Network for the Brant Community and provides comprehensive mental health and addictions assessments in the Emergency Department of Brant Community Health Centre. The Crisis Network is a team of organizations and professionals providing crisis mental health and addiction assessments. Capacity to admit to the Inpatient Unit without going through the Emergency Department. Referrals to on-going service. Children ages 16-18 may be assessed and re-directed to McMaster Children's Centre for mental health assessment. The Crisis Network is an integrated program created through the partnerships of St. Leonard's Community Services, Behavioral Services Ontario and the Brant Community Healthcare System.

Access Information

Access is through emergency room or through Brantford Medical Centre Clinic and St Leonards Crisis Support Services as part of the Mobile Crisis Rapid Resonse Team.

User Costs

User Cost No

Referral Contact Information

Clients Served

Gender All
Age 16 and up
Catchment Ontario
Wheelchair Access Yes


Policy Allowed
Note No smoking on hospital property.


English Interpretation Services


Emergency Room Hours

Monday 0000-2400
Tuesday 0000-2400
Wednesday 0000-2400
Thursday 0000-2400
Friday 0000-2400
Saturday 0000-2400
Sunday 0000-2400

24/7 Service.