Mental Health and Addictions
If you are 16 years and older and need help with mental health and/or addictions recovery, Streamlined Access can help connect you to numerous services and housing supports within your community.
As a referral service, and a partnership made up of YSSN, Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA)—York and South Simcoe, LOFT Crosslinks Housing and Support Services, Addiction Services for York Region (ASYR) and Southlake Regional Health Centre (SRHC), Streamlined Access has been established to process applications and provide access to a number of mental health and supportive housing programs through one streamlined application process.
Call 905-898-6455, or 1-888-695-0070
York Support Services Network offers the Community Crisis Response Service for persons living in York Region or South Simcoe who are having a mental health crisis, and their family or friends.
By calling the toll free number 1-855-310-COPE (2673) or (TTY) 1-866-323-7785, you can speak with a crisis worker anytime you need to. The crisis worker will provide an immediate telephone response in a variety of situations, such as if you are feeling depressed, distressed, lonely, anxious, scared, angry or are worried that you have nowhere to go.