Child and Adolescent Day Hospital

Type of Service

Day/Night Care Mental Health - General

Program Description

Complementing the 10-bed inpatient unit, this program provides comprehensive care to children and adolescents up to and including the age of 17 who are experiencing acute psychiatric symptoms. Unit functions include multidisciplinary assessment, initiation of treatment and discharge planning.

Program Restricted To

Children
Youth

Access Information

Decisions regarding admission are made by Unit Psychiatrists. Referrals originate from physicians, as well as a step-down for some inpatients. Inquiries from youth, parents, schools, and community organizations are welcome. Referral letter should be faxed to intake.

User Costs

Program Cost No
Additional Cost No

Referral Contact Information

Phone 905-494-2120 ext. 57899
Fax 905-494-6451

Clients Served

Gender All
Age 0 to 17 years of age.
Catchment LHINs: (Central West)
Wheelchair Access Yes

Smoking

Policy Abstinence required

Languages

English Interpretation Services

Hours

Main Hours

Monday 0800-1600
Tuesday 0800-1600
Wednesday 0800-1600
Thursday 0800-1600
Friday 0800-1600