Transitional Community Support

Type of Service

Case Management/Supportive Counselling & Services - Mental Health

Program Description

The Transitional Community Support program will provide short term support to individuals, linking them to community supports; maintaining their housing, reducing the risk of homelessness and jail; and increasing diversion from hospital. The definition of short term support is a 3-4 month time frame where individuals would receive assistance to enhance daily living skills, maintain their wellness and living environments. Short term support activities would include: crisis prevention, hospital diversion, advocacy, one to one individual planning (Community Support Plans), peer support, development of daily living skills, increased problem solving skills, and accessing community resources.

Access Information

Individuals can access the intake worker in person. An intake assessment includes a discussion of opportunities, desired outcome and possible referrals to supports and services provided by the Canadian Mental Health Association or other community organizations. The intake worker is also available to assist with issues that require brief service and to provide general information and assistance to family members.

User Costs

Program Cost No
Additional Cost No

Referral Contact Information

Phone 705-675-7252
Toll-Free 866-285-2642
Fax 705-675-7247

Clients Served

Gender All
Age 16 and up
Catchment Counties: (Manitoulin; Sudbury)
Wheelchair Access Yes


Policy Allowed

Application Referral Forms


English French Interpretation Services


Main Hours

Monday 0830-1630
Tuesday 0830-1630
Wednesday 0830-1800
Thursday 0830-1630
Friday 0830-1630