Mental Health Unit

Type of Service


Program Description

The Mental Health Unit (MHU) is a 20 bed acute care unit for adults who are 18 years of age or older who are in acute psychiatric distress. The health care team works with the patient and their families to provide short term assessments, consultations, treatment and stabilization and discharge planning.

Access Information

Individuals seeking a psychiatric admission can speak with their family physician, call the crisis line, or present to their local emergency department.

User Costs

User Cost No

Referral Contact Information

Toll-Free 888-340-3003

Clients Served

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


Policy Allowed


English French Interpretation Services


Main Hours

Monday 0000-2400
Tuesday 0000-2400
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Thursday 0000-2400
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Saturday 0000-2400
Sunday 0000-2400