Brightshores Health System

Service: Mental Health Services Department, Owen Sound Hospital

Record #: CWD2080
Last Modified: 20 Jun 2024
Last Full Update: 06 Jun 2023


Description (Service) Hospital and community-based mental health services for people with a serious mental illness.

Programs include:
  • Case Management Program - see separate listing for details
  • Assertive Community Treatment Team - see separate listing for details
  • Community Addiction Treatment Services - outpatient addiction assessment treatment, referral and follow-up services, see separate listing for details
  • Community Mental Health Service Co-ordinator - Provides resources, collaboration and consultation to service providers, consumers, families and the legal system regarding information about mental health legislation and community treatment orders
  • Crisis Assessment and Support Team - available 24 hours for individuals and families in crisis or emergency situations, operates out of the Owen Sound emergency department
  • Dual Diagnosis program - see separate listing for details
  • Inpatient Psychiatric Unit and Psychogeriatric Unit
  • Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Primary Care Program
  • Prevention and Early Intervention Program for Psychosis (PEPP) - see separate listing for details
  • Rapid Access Addiction Medicine (RAAM) - see separate listing for details
  • Sexual Assault (past and present) and Partner Abuse Care Centre - see separate listing for details
  • Withdrawal Management Services - see separate listing for details

Service Details

Hours Crisis: Mon-Sun 8 am-8 pm
Administration: Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm
Areas Served Bruce County ; Grey County
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Self-referral and appointment required for most services. May be a waiting period depending on the program and time of year.
Languages English
Fees None - most services covered by OHIP

Address and Location

Located In Community Owen Sound
Address & Map
1800 8th St E
Owen Sound, ON
Canada N4K 6M9
Physical Access Fully Accessible

Contact Information

Office Phone 519-376-2121, Owen Sound Hospital ; Mental Health Crisis Line: 1-877-470-5200, 519 and 226 area code only
Toll Free Phone 1-877-888-5855, Connect to closest Mental Health Team
Mailing Address PO Box 1800 
1800 8th St E 
Owen Sound, ON 
Canada N4K 6M9


Service Categories Community Mental Health ; Geriatric Psychiatry ; Geriatric Psychiatry Resources ; In-Person Crisis Resources ; In-Person Specialized Crisis Services ; Psychiatric Hospitals
Service Category Groups Emergency / Crisis ; Mental Health / Addictions ; Older Adults

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