Mental Health Court Outreach Program

Type of Service

Diversion and Court Support

Program Description

Court supports for people in conflict with the law, as a result of mental illness and addictions. For minor offences, mental health diversion agreements provide voluntary alternatives to the court system. Program includes short-term case management, coordination and referral to required services, education for clients and their families, court system navigation, screening for diversion purposes.

Program Restricted To

Clients with Legal Issues

Access Information

Access is through direct contact at the court house and through phone contact with the program.

User Costs

User Cost No

Referral Contact Information

Phone 705-474-1299 ext. 212
Toll-Free 888-474-1299
Fax 705-474-5325

Clients Served

Gender All
Age 18 and up
Catchment Counties: (Nipissing)
Wheelchair Access Yes


Policy Allowed


English French Interpretation Services


Main Hours

Monday 0830-1630
Tuesday 0830-1630
Wednesday 0830-1630
Thursday 0830-1630
Friday 0830-1630