The Safe Bed Short-Term Residential Bed Program (Mental Health & Justice Beds)

Type of Service

Short Term Crisis Support Beds

Program Description

The Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA) Safe Bed Short-Term Residential Bed Program (Mental Health & Justice Beds) provides individuals living with mental illness with recent or current involvement with the criminal justice system with a 30-day stay with onsite 24-hour supports to assist in resolving the current crisis and creating strategies for long-term interventions. The 8-bed unit located in North York is part of a 34-bed network providing services across four quadrants of Toronto. The program also houses the Safe Bed Unit Registry which provides information on criteria, program locations and descriptions, bed availability and program contact numbers.

Program Restricted To

Clients with Legal Issues

Access Information

To access this program contact the Safe Bed Unit Registry.

User Costs

Program Cost No
Additional Cost No

Referral Contact Information

Phone 416-248-4174

Clients Served

Gender All
Age 16 and up
Catchment Ontario
Wheelchair Access Yes


Policy Allowed
Note No smoking indoors.


Spanish Tamil English Interpretation Services Korean


Main Hours

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