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Griffin Centre. Mental Health Services

Griffin Centre. Mental Health Services
1124 Finch Ave West Unit 1, Toronto, ON M3J 2E2
Administrative Office, 1126 Finch Ave West Unit 16, Toronto, ON M3J 3J6
North York West
416-222-1153
416-222-1321
Mental Health Program -- North York * other services -- City of Toronto
Mon-Thu 8:30 am-8 pm, Fri 8:30 am-5 pm * after hours -- 24 hour on call service
Mental Health Program -- youth 12-18 years with mental health concerns who are experiencing difficulties at home, school or in the community * Dual Diagnosis Service -- youth 12-18 years with a developmental disability and complex mental health needs, and adults 16 years and older with a developmental disability, with or without accompanying complex mental health needs
Flexible, community-based mental health services
* assessment of strengths and needs
* individual, family, group and short term counselling
* crisis support
* substance use treatment
* sexual assault harm reduction treatment for offenders (limited capacity)
* case management
* school-based prevention and consultation
* skill development
* after school groups
* summer work experience opportunities
* preparation for independence
* youth and family involved in service planning and decisions
* consultation for parents, schools, agencies, communities

Dual Diagnosis Service (Mental Health/Development Disability) -- assists youth and their families in dealing with conflict with friends or family, problems at school and in the community, discrimination, anger, violence, abuse, substance abuse
* day/school support services
* respite/residential care

Helping Youth Towards Solutions -- harm reduction approach
* individual and group counselling
* family education and support
* outreach to secondary schools
* day school support service, in collaboration with Toronto District School Board

Mental Health Program -- assists youth and their families in dealing with conflict with friends or family, problems at school and in the community, discrimination, anger, violence, abuse, substance abuse
* What's Up Walk-in Clinic -- see separate entry

reachOUT -- counselling and support for all youth 12-18 years, and their families
* drop-in support groups, outreach, advocacy, workshops, social and recreation activities for LGBTQ youth
* Compass -- social group for LGBTQ youth 13-24 years, with or labelled with intellectual disabilities, includes workshops and recreational activities
* reachOUT Newcomer Network -- settlement services
* community capacity building

Transitional Support Services -- day program for adults with developmental disabilities includes life skills and self care, household management, budgeting skills
* residential program -- supported living, 24 hour staff support
* capacity 5
* maximum stay up to 2 years

Services offered at various locations
English - Interpretation for other languages available upon request
Wheelchair accessible automatic main entrance; Barrier-free washroom including door and stall - Designated parking close to entrance
Non Profit; Registered Charity
27-Oct-17
30-Oct-17
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Griffin Centre. Mental Health Services
Address: 1124 Finch Ave West Unit 1, Toronto, ON M3J 2E2;
Phone: 416-222-1153
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