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Access Point Northwest (The)

Access Point


Description
  • Serves as a single access point for individuals searching for outpatient mental health services, supportive housing, case management, diagnostic assessment/medication review, and chronic pain management services
  • Works as a partnership between four community health organizations including Alpha Court, Canadian Mental Health Association, St Joseph's Care Group, and the Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre for the services they offer
  • Provides individuals with a simplified outpatient referral form to access programs or services
Comments
Access Point Northwest is not a crisis service. If experiencing a crisis, call Crisis Response at 807-346-8282 or toll-free at 1-888-269-3100.
Hours of Operation
Online referrals Mon-Sun 24 hours
Eligibility
  • Eligibility can vary depending on the service requested
  • Must be 16 years of age and older
Application Process
  • Referrals can be made by an individual, a health care professional, or on behalf of someone else
  • The referral form is available on the website
  • The form can be submitted electronically or can be downloaded, printed, and submitted via fax or mail
Note: Some services require consent of a primary healthcare provider, who will then be contacted to confirm that consent has been given
Fees
None
Documents Required
Application form
Accessibility
Not Applicable
Legal Status
(50) Non Profit
Topic(s)
Agency Information
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
November 17, 2020