Psychiatric Emergency Service

Type of Service

Crisis Intervention

Program Description

Provides single session crisis counselling where people can discuss their concerns, identify needs, plan short term goals and immediate problem solving. Model of service is solution-focused recovery. The Psychiatric Emergency Service Team is located at the St. Catharines site and is accessed via telemedicine from the Niagara Falls and Welland sites.

Access Information

Access to this program is via hospital emergency department.

User Costs

Program Cost No
Additional Cost No

Referral Contact Information

Clients Served

Gender All
Age 0 and up
Catchment Ontario
Wheelchair Access Yes


Policy Allowed


English Interpretation Services


Emergency Room Hours

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