Psychiatric Day Hospital

Type of Service

Day/Night Care Mental Health - General

Program Description

The Psychiatric Day Hospital is an outpatient service for seniors living in the community who suffer from depressive illness. Psychiatrists, nurses, a social worker, an occupational therapist, and dance movement therapist provide services. Other professional services are available by consultation, if needed. Treatment consists of individual and group therapy and medication. Emphasis is placed on treatment of depression and learning new coping skills. Model of service is bio-psychosocial.

Access Information

Referral from health or social service professional (e.g. family physician, social worker, occupational and/or physiotherapist) coordinated through the family physician.

User Costs

Program Cost No
Additional Cost No

Referral Contact Information

Phone 416-785-2500 ext. 2100
Fax 647-788-2199

Clients Served

Gender All
Age 65 and up
Catchment Counties: (Durham; Halton; Peel; Toronto; York)
Wheelchair Access Yes


Policy Allowed




Main Hours

Monday 0930-1430
Tuesday 0930-1430
Wednesday 0930-1430
Thursday 0930-1230