Waypoint Centre for Mental Health Care

Site: Penetanguishene - 500 Church St - Toanche Bldg

Service: Georgianwood Program for Concurrent Disorders

Record #: MID0391
Last Modified: 28 Nov 2023
Last Full Update: 30 Jul 2020

Location, Telephone & Internet

Office Phone 705-549-3181
Fax 705-549-1822
Website www.waypointcentre.ca
Site Location Toanche Level 6
Located In Community Penetanguishene
Address Toanche Building; 500 Church St
Penetanguishene, ON
Canada L9M 1G3
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Contact Information

Primary Contact Catherine Brown, Clinical Manager; Phone: ext 2530; Email: cbrown@waypointcentre.ca
Alternate Contact Karen Daw, Program Assistant; Phone: ext 2526
Mailing Address c/o Mrs. Nancy Pilon 
Penetanguishene, ON 

Description & Services

Description (Service) A 3-month residential, integrated concurrent disorders treatment program with 15 beds providing:
  • Cognitive-behavioural treatment for people with both a substance use disorder and a serious mental illness such as schizophrenia, major depression, bipolar disorder etc.
  • Focuses on teaching people new skills to better manage their addiction and mental illness.
  • Includes components such as cognative behavioural therapy, psychoeducation, skills acquisition and self-help groups.

Hours Office: Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm
Areas Served Muskoka District ; Ontario ; Parry Sound District ; Simcoe County
Eligibility 16 year(s) and up
Application Referral by a physician provider and a completed application form including corroborating psychiatric history is required. Referrals are handled by Waypoint central intake.
Languages English; French - Programs, Formal
Fees None

Other Details

Physical Access Fully Accessible

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