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Support House

Site: Oakville - Head Office

Service: Centre for Innovation in Peer Support - Peer Services

Contact Information
Office Phone Toll free 1-833-845-9355 (1-833-845-WELL)
Fax 905-844-4961
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Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1999
Funding Regional / Municipal - Halton Region ; Provincial - Mississauga Halton Local Health Integration Network ; Donations ; United Way - Halton & Hamilton ; Foundation - Ontario Trillium Foundation
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Services altered in response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) 
* Peer-led groups are now virtual 
* Community Supports continue to provide one to one and face to face visits 
* Grace House, Life House and Chartwell House residences remain staffed, though closed to visitors 
If you have any questions, please call 1-833-845-WELL (9355) 
Support House‚Äôs Centre for Innovation in Peer Support provides wellness-based, peer-led self-help and social connections programming to community members; and support to organizations who have peer staff, through training in peer-support program implementation, capacity-building, evaluation, research, knowledge brokerage, and quality improvement 

Peer Support Programs

Virtual Self-Help 
* all participants new to the Centre must register first 
* Daily Wellness Planning 
* Well BEing Drop-in 
* Navigating Stress & Anxiety 
* We Matter 
Social Connections 
* free, drop-in, virtual social connection opportunities are open to anyone aged 16 and older, no registration or commitment required 
* Lit Grit 
* Creative Writing 
* The Games Room 
* The Sharing Circle 
* Just Be You - North 
* Just Be You - South 
Provincial Systems Virtual Learning Centre & Resource Hub 
* for Peer Supporters & Organizations 
* supports the most current, best practices in Peer Support. 
* offer trainings, consultation, Peer Professional Development Webinar Series, and provincial communities of practice 
* Resource Hub is home to educational toolkits, documents and videos
Hours Office: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm 
Groups: see calendar on website
Areas Served Halton Region ; Mississauga ; Ontario - for virtual programming
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up 
Individuals age 16 and older who identify as navigating a mental health and/or substance use/behavioural addiction
Application Call 1-833-845-9355, self-referral
Languages English
Fees None
Site Information
Mailing Address 165 Cross Ave, Suite 201 
Oakville, ON L6J 0A9
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Mental Health / Addictions ; Youth
HCSD Sub Heading Addiction Support Groups ; Support Groups ; Youth Mental Health Resources ; Youth Mental Health Services
Service Categories Aging/Older Adult Support Groups ; Concurrent Disorder Support Groups ; Mental Health Related Support Groups ; Mental Health Related Support Groups ~ Adolescents ; Mental Health Related Support Groups ~ Anxiety Disorders ; Mental Health Related Support Groups ~ Young Adults ; Peer Support Services ~ Mental Health Issues ; Self Esteem Workshops ; Volunteer Opportunities

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