Mental Health and Addiction Program

Type of Service


Program Description

Our inpatient unit is a 36-bed acute care unit located in a community schedule 1 hospital. We have 5 mental health acute intensive care beds and 31 on the regular unit. Service delivery is a primary nursing model. We provide care with an inter-professional team which include: social workers, occupational therapists, a recreational therapist and full time psychiatrists. Model of care is stabilization of acute symptoms, recovery model of treatment. Comprehensive discharge planning where psychological issues are considered.

Access Information

Most of our admissions come from the emergency department. We have some direct admissions through other program components and psychiatrist offices. Patients must be medically stable prior to admission. We do not maintain a waiting list for admissions. Admissions are acute and considered urgent.

User Costs

Program Cost No
Additional Cost No

Referral Contact Information

Phone 705-728-9090 ext. 47250

Clients Served

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


Policy Allowed


English Interpretation Services


Main Hours

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