The Family Resource Centre will be offering the Powerful Tools for Caregivers Program, in collaboration with the Central East LHIN Self-Management Program.
Please join us at Tetra Kitchens and Vines, Saturday May 6th at 1:00 p.m. for an afternoon of painting, 3 course lunch and silent auction.
The Journal of Recovery in Mental Health is an international, multidisciplinary, and multi-method, open-access, peer-reviewed journal.
While caring for a newborn, raising a 5-year-old and struggling with postpartum depression, Sharlene needed a place that offered treatment without judgement. Admittedly, she knew very little about Ontario Shores and its Shoppers LOVE. YOU. Women’s Clinic before arriving for her first appointment. But, it didn’t take long for her to feel as though she was in the right place. »
Jacob needed help. Struggling with both schizophrenia and polysubstance abuse as a teenager, his mental health was deteriorating rapidly when he hit rock-bottom in November, 2014. An incident with his step-father led to police involvement which, ultimately, saw Jacob enter the forensic mental health system. »
Tas was admitted into the Young Adults Transitional Services Unit, which focuses on concurrent treatment for alcohol/substance abuse and mental illness for young adults aged 18 to 35 with severe mental illness. Prior to his stay at Ontario Shores, Tas was living on his own and looking for work. But, he struggled with his mental illness, dealing with paranoia and substance abuse. »
Yvonne values the treatment and support she has received through the Shoppers LOVE. YOU. Women’s Clinic at Ontario Shores. She also values the relationships she has built with those providing care. “I know I have someone that will listen,” says Yvonne of the staff at the Women’s Clinic. “Knowing that has been a security blanket for me.” »
Ontario Shores Centre for Mental Health Sciences (Ontario Shores) is a public teaching hospital providing a range of specialized assessment and treatment services to those living with complex and serious mental illness.