Release From Custody

Type of Service

Case Management/Supportive Counselling & Services - Mental Health

Program Description

The intake assessment workers of CMHA accept clients from the following groups: persons with a serious mental illness being released from provincial custody; persons with a concurrent disorder (addictions and mental illness); persons with a serious mental illness who are being diverted from the criminal justice system and correctional system. Model of service is recovery and strengths-based.

Program Restricted To

Clients with Legal Issues

Access Information

The clients are referred to a court outreach worker who assists clients on accessing financial assistance, housing, psychiatric treatment and specific needs identified by the client.

User Costs

Program Cost No
Additional Cost No

Referral Contact Information

Phone 613-737-7791
Fax 613-737-7644

Clients Served

Gender All
Age 16 and up
Catchment Municipalities: (Ottawa)
Wheelchair Access Yes


Policy Allowed


English French


Main Hours

Monday 0830-1630
Tuesday 0830-1630
Wednesday 0830-1630
Thursday 0830-1630
Friday 0830-1630