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Support House

Service: Peer Services, Centre for Innovation in Peer Support

Memos and Bulletins
Public Comments Services altered in response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) 
 
Office locations are closed, however staff would be happy to assist you in connecting to the support services you need.  
They can be reached Monday to Friday from 8:30 am until 4:30 pm. Calls and emails will be returned within 48 business hours. 
 
The Centre for Innovation in Peer Support's programs are now being offered in a virtual setting in direct response to Covid-19. Groups run Monday-Saturday, morning, afternoon and evening. See TEACH - Virtual Programs for more details.
Contact Information
Office Phone Toll free 1-833-845-9355 (1-833-845-WELL)
Fax 905-844-4961
E-Mail centreinfo@supporthouse.ca
Website www.supporthouse.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/SupportHouse.ca
Instagram Instagram: www.instagram.com/supporthouse.ca/
LinkedIn LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/supporthouse-ca/
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) 
 
Office locations are closed, however staff would be happy to assist you in connecting to the support services you need. They can be reached Monday to Friday from 8:30 am until 4:30 pm. Calls and emails will be returned within 48 business hours. 
 
The Centre for Innovation in Peer Support's programs are now being offered in a virtual setting in direct response to Covid-19. Groups run Monday-Saturday, morning, afternoon and evening. See TEACH - Virtual Programs for more details. 
 
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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 
 
Social Connections 
* free, drop-in, virtual social connection opportunities are open to anyone aged 16 and older, no registration or commitment required 
* Centre Cafe 
* Mindful Moments 
* The Games Room 
* The Sharing Circle 
* Soundbites Mini-talks 
* Just Be You - North 
* Just Be You - South 
 
Peer Support Navigation 
* available Mon-Fri, by appointment 
* can connect with you over the phone, face-to face by video chat or text messaging to provide you short-term support 
 
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
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
Located In Community Oakville
Address & Map
165 Cross Ave, Suite 201
Oakville, ON L6J 0A9
 
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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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