Simcoe Peer Support for Mental Health and Addictions

Site: Collingwood

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Office Phone 705-444-1844
Fax 705-444-4782
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Primary Contact Shawna Johnson, Executive Director; Email:
Alternate Contact Dawn Davidson; Email:
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-3 pm
Description and Service
Former Name Mental Health Consumer Survivor Project for Simcoe County (February 2017)
Description (Service) Project works to better educate the general public on the issues of mental health; to develop local support groups; and to advocate on behalf of all consumer/survivors.  
They are open in the morning if you are having a bad day or just want to hang out. 
SPS: A peer support and self-help group for people who have or are living with mental health and addiction issues including substance and alcohol abuse.  
PSP People Supporting People: A group of trained individuals who provide education to persons dealing with day to day issues and in developing a sense of personal well-being.  
Services include:  
* resource center for people who have or are experiencing mental health and/or addiction issues  
* support to those disadvantaged due to mental illness and/or addiction 
* emotional support 
* encouragement support through self help 
* promotion of self worth. 
Have resources including: 
* community supports 
* resource library and computer access 
Programs include: 
* Peer Support Groups, SPS, PSP, Voices United (VU) 
* various social groups and activities including Monday Social club 
* depression group 
* cognitive behavior therapy 
* Concurrent disorder group 
* check in group (positive group) open to anyone who suffers from mental illness and/or addiction
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up 
Must be a consumer/survivor of mental health and/or addiction
Application Call for more information
Languages English
Fees None
Location Information
Areas Served Blue Mountains ; Simcoe County
Boundaries North Simcoe Muskoka Local Health Integration region
Located In Community Collingwood
Address & Map
41 Elgin St, Unit 201
Collingwood, ON L9Y 3L6
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Intersection Ste. Marie St and Elgin St
Physical Access Not Accessible
Record Details
Print Material Newsletter (quarterly)
Resources CWD: Mental Health Support Centre

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