More Mental Health and Addictions Services for People in Eastern Ontario

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Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care

Ontario is celebrating the grand opening of a new Community Addiction and Mental Health Centre at the Cornwall Community Hospital, which will provide leading-edge mental health and addictions services for 1,000 more people each year.

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The new centre combines services that were previously offered at three different sites in Cornwall and will reduce wait times while providing patients in Eastern Ontario with:

  • Child and Youth Mental Health Services
  • Community Withdrawal Management Services
  • Assertive Community Treatment: ACT teams offer intensive case management and support for people with severe and continuing mental health problems
  • Adult Counselling Treatment
  • Mental Health Crisis Team/Peer Support
  • Geriatric Mental Health Services
  • Addiction Services

The new facility is strategically located across from the emergency department at Cornwall Community Hospital and will treat more than 1,000 additional clients each year.