MHCSS - Mental Health Court Diversion

Type of Service

Diversion and Court Support

Program Description

Program facilitates mental health diversion program in collaboration with the Crown for individuals who come into conflict with the criminal justice system as a result of an underlying mental illness. Program provides case management services to individuals with a serious mental illness who are in conflict with the criminal justice system. Program provides consultation to defence counsel, to the Crown, family members, other social service providers. Model of service is psychosocial rehabilitation and recovery.

Program Restricted To

Clients with Legal Issues

Access Information

Referrals are accepted from the Crown, defence, duty counsel, family, service providers, as well as self-referrals.

User Costs

User Cost No

Referral Contact Information

Phone 905-521-0090

Clients Served

Gender All
Age 18 and up
Catchment Municipalities: (Hamilton)
Wheelchair Access Yes


Policy Allowed


Portuguese English French


Main Hours

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