Huron Perth Seniors Mental Health and Addictions Response Team

Type of Service

Counselling and Treatment

Program Description

This program provides psycho-geriatric assessment and consultation; counselling and support to individuals and family/caregivers; home visits; psycho-geriatric clinics at long-term care facilities; advocacy, education and information resource. Program operates in private homes, at long-term care facilities and hospitals in Huron-Perth. Model of service is assessment, counselling and treatment.

Access Information

Client supported while waiting for specialized services. This program is for clients aged 65 and older. Clients between the ages of 60 and 65 are accepted provided they have an age related dementia. Open access. Psychiatrist consultation by physician referral only. Team travels to homes throughout Huron and Perth Counties. Will go outside counties with Huron Perth psychiatrist assignment.

User Costs

Program Cost No
Additional Cost No

Referral Contact Information

Phone 519-272-8210 ext. 2570
Toll-Free 866-527-8421
Fax 519-527-8420

Clients Served

Gender All
Age 60 and up
Catchment Counties: (Huron; Perth); Huron and Perth Counties - primary, outside counties - secondary
Wheelchair Access Yes


Policy Allowed


English Interpretation Services


Main Hours

Monday 0830-2030
Tuesday 0830-2030
Wednesday 0830-2030
Thursday 0830-2030
Friday 0830-2030
Saturday 0830-2030
Sunday 0830-2030