Community Treatment Order Program (CTO)

Type of Service

Case Management/Supportive Counselling & Services - Mental Health

Program Description

A Community Treatment Order (CTO) is a doctor's order for a person to receive treatment or care and supervision in the community. People who have difficulty engaging in treatment and meet the appropriate criteria may be considered for a CTO. The CTO Coordinator works with physicians, patients, families and care providers to set-up community treatment plans and process CTOs. The Royal's CTO Coordinator works in partnership with The Ottawa Hospital and The Montfort Hospital to provide regional CTO services to the Champlain LHIN.

Program Restricted To

Community Treatment Order (CTO) Clients

Access Information

Referrals are usually made through a person's physician. CTO referrals for patients served by the Royal Ottawa Mental Health Centre may be directed to the CTO Coordinator at the Royal. CTO referrals for patients served in the general Champlain area may be directed to the CTO Coordinator at The Montfort Hospital at 613-746-4621.

User Costs

Program Cost No
Additional Cost No

Referral Contact Information

Phone 613-722-6521 ext. 7889
Toll-Free 800-987-6424 ext. 7889
Fax 613-798-2986

Clients Served

Gender All
Age 16 and up
Catchment LHINs: (Champlain)
Wheelchair Access Yes


Policy Allowed
Note Outside.


English French Interpretation Services


Main Hours

Monday 0900-1700
Tuesday 0900-1700
Wednesday 0900-1700
Thursday 0900-1700
Friday 0900-1700

Hours may vary.