Community Support Team

OTMH

The Community Support Team provides long-term case management to enable individuals with severe and persistent mental illnesses to attain self-sufficiency, stability and integration into the community. We are an active partner of the Halton Homes Program, working in collaboration with Summit Housing & Outreach, Support & Housing Halton and Joseph Brant Hospital to provide clinical support and case management.

How to Access This Service

Referrals are accepted from family physicians by faxing the Patient Referral Form to one-Link. For more information, please call 905-845-2571 ext. 4800.

Services Include:

  • Psychiatric assessment and monitoring
  • Medication management
  • Individual counselling and education for patients and families
  • Outreach and support with activities of daily living and linkages to housing, leisure, social and vocational needs.Family/caretaker support
  • Crisis intervention

Eligibility

Individuals 18 years of age and older living in Halton with serious and persistent mental illness (such as psychosis, schizophrenia, mood disorders, anxiety) resulting in functional impairment and significant disability in their daily living.