Release From Custody

Type of Service

Case Management/Supportive Counselling & Services - Mental Health

Program Description

The intake assessment workers of CMHA accept clients from the following groups: persons with a serious mental illness being released from provincial custody; persons with a concurrent disorder (addictions and mental illness); persons with a serious mental illness who are being diverted from the criminal justice system and correctional system. Model of service is recovery and strengths-based.

Program Restricted To

Clients with Legal Issues

Access Information

The clients are referred to a court outreach worker who assists clients on accessing financial assistance, housing, psychiatric treatment and specific needs identified by the client.

User Costs

User Cost No

Referral Contact Information

Phone 613-737-7791
Fax 613-737-7644

Clients Served

Gender All
Age 16 and up
Catchment Municipalities: (Ottawa)
Wheelchair Access Yes


Policy Allowed


English French


Main Hours

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