Family Association for Mental Health Everywhere Mississauga

Phone
Office Phone 905-276-8316
Address/Location Info
Address Mississauga Community Door West
50 Burnhamthorpe Road W, Suite 300
Mississauga, ON L5B 3C3
 
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Located In Community Mississauga
Intersection Burnhamthorpe Rd and Hurontario St
Accessibility Fully Accessible
Description/Eligibility/Service Details
Description Provides a wide range of support services for family members and caregivers of someone with a mental illness.  
Services include:  
1-to-1 supportive counselling  
Information and referrals  
Educational materials  
Support groups for families members(without the illness) (call for meeting times)  
Representative available for speaking engagements for public education to various groups.  
Education speaker events  
 
FAMEKids Group and individual programs are offered for children (7-12yrs) that have a family member with mental illness. Programs offered in Toronto and Peel. Contact Karen Naismith (Peel Region & Rexdale), FAMEkids Manager 289-232-1225.  
PLEASE NOTE: As of April 1, 2019, FAME and FAMEkids became a part of Reconnect Community Health Services. For more information about Reconnect, please see our website at www.reconnect.on.ca.
Hours Mon-Fri 9:00am - 5:00pm by appointment (some evening times available)
Areas Served Peel Region
Eligibility Ages: 7 year(s) - 100 year(s)
Fees None
Languages English ; Armenian for children's program
Contact Information
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/groups/7530681142
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/fameforfamilies
Website Website: fameforfamilies.com/
E-Mail fame@fameforfamilies.com
Website www.fameforfamilies.com
Primary Contact Stephanie Kerr, Family Support Worker; Phone: 905-276-8316
Other Info
Alternate Name FAME
Meetings Call for meeting days and times
Print Material Brochures available
Established 1989
Funding Regional / Municipal ; Provincial - Ontario, Ministry of Health and Long-term care ; Trillium
Service Level (50) Non Profit
Subjects
CDRCP_CSI_HEADINGS Mental Health
Subjects Advocacy ; Caregiver support ; Children ; Counselling ; Depression ; Education ; Family support ; Information and referral ; Mental disorders ; Mental health ; Mental health services ; Self help groups ; Seniors ; Speakers bureaus ; Support groups ; Youth
Service Categories Mental Health Associations

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