Community Treatment Order

Type of Service

Counselling and Treatment

Program Description

Community Treatment Order (CTO) provides those with schizophrenia and other psychotic disorders with a complete plan for community-based treatment, care and supervision that is less restrictive than hospitalization. It is a contract for people with severe and persistent mental illness to live in the community while receiving treatment. Model of service is psychosocial rehabilitation.

Program Restricted To

Community Treatment Order (CTO) Clients

Access Information

Referrals are accepted by the program coordinator from a physician. CTO lasts for six months and can be renewed and could be permanent. Program includes regular meetings with physician and support worker to help client maintain a healthy environment, attend appropriate groups and receive assistance with medications.

User Costs

User Cost No

Referral Contact Information

Phone 905-378-4647 ext. 46403

Clients Served

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


Policy Allowed


English Interpretation Services


Main Hours

Monday 0800-1600
Tuesday 0800-1600
Wednesday 0800-1600
Thursday 0800-1600
Friday 0800-1600