Site: Ottawa - Richmond Rd
Service: Pinecrest-Queensway Assertive Community Treatment Team
|Record #: OCR0962||Last Full Update: 10 Mar 2020|
|Alternate Name||ACTT ; CV19 ; OCR ; Step Down|
|Former Name||Queensway Carleton Hospital ACTT|
|Location & Accessibility|
|Located In Community||Ottawa|
|Address & Map|
|Intersection||Richmond Rd and Carling Ave|
|Bus Route Notes||OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable|
|Physical Access||Fully Accessible|
|Description and Services|
|Description (Service)||COVID-19 (24 Mar 2020): Due to COVID19, PQCHC is closed for all but essential services until further notice. The ACTT is still available by phone at 613-820-4922 ext 3369.
Assertive Community Treatment Team (ACTT): Voluntary program with a trans-disciplinary team which may include a psychiatrist, nurses, social workers, mental health workers, vocational rehabilitation worker, recreation therapist, occupational therapist, an addictions worker, and a peer support worker. Provides a wide range of comprehensive community-based services to clients on a year-round basis.
Client-centered approach, includes family and significant other involvement with client consent, multidisciplinary treatment team, illness treatment and improved quality of life goals.
Step Down Program: Designed for clients of the ACTT program who still require follow-up and support but not in as an intensive manner as provided by the ACTT.
|Hours||Service Mon-Sun 24 hours * Administration Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm * ACTT Program Sat-Sun 10 am-6 pm|
|Areas Served||Lanark ; Ottawa (City of)|
|Eligibility||Ages: 16 year(s) - 75 year(s)
Persons between the ages of 16 and 75 with persistent or chronic mental illness.
This service is intended for those with the highest intensity of need due to complex, long-term, serious psychiatric issues. Eligibility for receiving ACTT service will be determined by a consultation with the client, ACTT staff, and a central intake committee.
Individuals who think they might be eligible for service, or are interested in obtaining it, are encouraged to discuss it with their current service providers.
|Application||Referrals from physicians, community agencies, or individuals; Referral to the Pinecrest-Queensway Assertive Community Treatment Team is through the Central Intake Officer at 613-722-6521 ext 7325.
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|Service Categories||Assertive Community Treatment ~ Chronic/Severe Mental Illness ; Outreach Programs ~ Chronic/Severe Mental Illness ; Psychiatric Case Management ~ Chronic/Severe Mental Illness ; Psychiatric Rehabilitation ~ Chronic/Severe Mental Illness|
|Office Phone||613-820-4922 ext 3369|
|Primary Contact||Janice McFarlane, Director of Mental Health Services; Phone: 613-820-4922 ext 3511; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Alternate Contact||Carla Larose, Senior Administrative Assistant; Email: email@example.com|
|Primary Executive||Christopher McIntosh, Executive Director; Phone: 613-820-4922 ext 3375; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Established||1979; Program: 2000|
|Funding||Provincial - Ministry of Health * Ministry of Long-Term Care * Local Health Integration Network ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 130572407 RR0001|
|Elections||The Board of Directors is elected.|
|Accreditation||Yes, by Community Organizational Health Inc. * Member of the Association of Ontario Health Centres|