Behavioural Supports Ontario

Type of Service

Case Management/Supportive Counselling & Services - Mental Health

Program Description

Behavioural Supports Ontario assists individuals with aged-related mental health issues. It will improve the quality of life for older adults who have responsive behaviours arising from mental health issues, substance use, dementia, delirium and other neurological disorders. The program provides specialized mental health services to inpatients and outpatients. The program utilizes leading practices such as the Recovery Approach, P.I.E.C.E.S/ U-First! frameworks, Gentle Persuasive Approach (GPA) in Dementia Care, and Montessori-based Dementia Programming.

Access Information

All referrals are triaged through the North East Behavioural Support Ontario program. They can be initiated by anyone. Individuals under the age of 55 with age related mental health issues may be referred to this program.

User Costs

User Cost No

Referral Contact Information

Phone 705-267-8100 ext. 2388
Toll-Free 855-276-6313
Fax 705-268-8742

Clients Served

Gender All
Age 55 and up
Catchment Municipalities: (Timmins)
Wheelchair Access Yes


Policy Allowed


English French


Main Hours

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