Peer Navigator Program

Type of Service

Peer/Self Help

Program Description

Peer navigators work with the Crisis Teams within the Emergency Departments of North York General Hospital and Southlake Regional Health Centre. During program hours, individuals presenting with mental health an/or addiction issues in either of these emergency department locations, may be referred to the Peer Navigator by the crisis team, or can request to meet with the Peer Navigator.

Access Information

Assists people seeking care in the Emergency Department of North York General Hospital and Southlake Regional Health Centre. The hours for the Peer Navigator at Southlake are 10am-6pm, Monday to Friday. The Peer Navigator at North York General's hours are 2pm-10pm, Monday to Friday.

User Costs

Program Cost No
Additional Cost No

Referral Contact Information

Phone 905-780-0491 ext. 125

Clients Served

Gender All
Age 18 and up
Catchment Counties: (Simcoe; York); York Region and South Simcoe
Wheelchair Access Yes

Smoking

Policy Allowed

Languages

English

Hours

Main Hours

Monday 1000-2200
Tuesday 1000-2200
Wednesday 1000-2200
Thursday 1000-2200
Friday 1000-2200

The hours for the Peer Navigator at Southlake are 10am-6pm, Monday to Friday. The Peer Navigator at North York General's hours are 2pm-10pm, Monday to Friday.