Inpatient Unit

Type of Service


Program Description

The inpatient unit is a 20-bed unit that provides assessment and treatment for older people experiencing a wide range of psychiatric disorders. This is a short stay program. A multidisciplinary team consisting of psychiatrists, family physician, nurses, social worker, physical therapists, occupational therapists, recreation therapist, dietician and pharmacist provide care. This program also provides ECT and peer support. Model of service is bio-psychosocial.

Program Restricted To

Older Adults

Access Information

Referral from family physician required. All referrals to the inpatient unit are sent to CASS (centralized access to specialized services) and are then reviewed. Referrals are prioritized on urgency as well as date received.

User Costs

Program Cost No
Additional Cost No

Referral Contact Information

Phone 416-785-2500 ext. 2742
Fax 416-785-2450

Clients Served

Gender All
Age 65 and up
Catchment Ontario
Wheelchair Access Yes


Policy Allowed




Main Hours

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