Madam Louise Arbour Women's House

Type of Service

Short Term Crisis Support Beds

Program Description

St. Leonard's Community Services London Region provides three short-term residential beds to persons with a mental health concerns diagnoses, or suspected, who are experiencing a crisis, and assessed as appropriate for stabilization in the community. The service will be provided for up to 30 days and will involve crisis counselling, risk management, and the coordination of service provision within the mental health, social service, and criminal justice fields. Average length of stay is a maximum of 30 days.

Program Restricted To


Access Information

Referral criteria: Adult females (18 and over), diagnosed and/or suspected and are currently experiencing a crisis that puts the person at risk of becoming involved in the criminal justice system or hospitalization as a result of mental health symptoms; or are currently detained following charges and are eligible for diversion or bail, whereby the person can be managed in a short-term residential program to avoid incarceration while addressing crisis factors. We offer 24-hour, seven day a week residential client support service.

User Costs

Program Cost No
Additional Cost No

Referral Contact Information

Phone 519-850-1975

Clients Served

Gender Female
Age 18 and up
Catchment Municipalities: (London)
Wheelchair Access Yes


Policy Allowed


English Interpretation Services


Main Hours

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