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Kingston Health Sciences Centre - Hotel Dieu Hospital Site

Site: Belleville

Service: Heads Up! Early Psychosis Intervention Program

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Alternate Name First Episode ; Head's up ; KHSC ; Southeastern Ontario District Early Intervention in Psychosis Program ; VIQ
Legal Name Kingston Health Sciences Centre
Location & Accessibility
Site Location Belleville General Hospital WCA4
Located In Community Belleville
Address & Map
245 Dundas St E
Belleville, ON K8N 5K5
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Intersection Dufferin Ave and Dundas St E
Bus Route Notes Belleville Transit Map
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Pay parking lot
Description and Services
Description (Service) Regional program providing early psychosis intervention * Assessment, treatment and psycho-education for individuals and their families who are experiencing a first episode of psychosis * Service available at various locations throughout Southeastern Ontario
Hours Irregular, call for details
Areas Served Frontenac County ; Hastings County ; Lanark County ; Leeds and Grenville United Counties ; Lennox and Addington County ; Ottawa (City of) ; Prescott and Russell United Counties ; Prince Edward County ; Renfrew County ; Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry United Counties
Eligibility Ages: 14 year(s) - 35 year(s) 
The priority population is comprised of individuals between the age of 14 and 35 years old who are experiencing a first episode of psychosis, or who have not received previous treatment for psychosis * Young people may experience some of these symptoms: suspicion of others, problems sleeping, feeling depressed or low, quiet or withdrawn, tense, afraid or anxious or puzzled about strange experiences * 3 out of 100 young people experience these symptoms
Application Telephone referral accepted * Self and family referrals welcome * Physicians and mental health professional referrals also welcome
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Service Categories Early Intervention for Mental Illness
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-967-6343
Toll Free Phone 1-866-485-2728
Fax 613-967-6307
Primary Contact Tammy Zimmerman, Case Manager; Email:
Alternate Contact Jane Dumbleton, Program Secretary; Phone: 613-544-3400 ext 2550; Email:
Other Details
Funding Provincial - Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care (via SE LHIN)
Accreditation Yes

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