Mental Health Services for Children and Adolescents, Inpatient Units
|Record #: CWL0951||Last Modified: 09 May 2019||Last Full Update: 20 Dec 2018|
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|Description & Services|
|Description||There are three services for children and adolescents: two children’s mental health inpatient units at Brampton Civic Hospital and Day Hospital
1. The Child and Adolescent Unit (10-beds) provides care to children and adolescents, up to the age of 18, who are experiencing acute mental health symptoms. Patients are assessed, treated and discharged, with the involvement of family, school and community supports. Admission to the unit is voluntary. An on-site school program, tailored to the student’s current educational level, is also offered.
2. The Child and Adolescent Intensive Unit (4 beds) serves the most acutely ill youth who arrive through the Emergency Department. Admission to this unit is on an involuntary basis.
3. Day Hospital, for children and adolescents up to the age of 18 who have acute psychiatric symptoms but do not need overnight hospital admission.
|Hours||Daily 24 hours|
|Areas Served||Bolton ; Brampton ; Dufferin ; Etobicoke - North ; Mississauga ; Region of Peel; Dufferin County; North Etobicoke|
|Eligibility||Ages: 18 year(s) and under|
|Application||Referrals: admissions to the inpatient units are through the Emergency Department(s).|
|Fees||None - Covered by OHIP|
|Languages||English ; Interpreters can be arranged|
|Address & Map||
2100 Bovaird Dr E
Brampton, ON L6R 3J7
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|Intersection||Bovaird Dr E & Bramalea Rd|
|Transit Information||Brampton Transit: Rte 5 (Bovaird); Rte 6 (Mackay); Rte 15 (Bramalea) & Rte 22 (Springdale) Brampton Transit 905-874-2999 * www.bramptontransit.com|
|Toll Free Phone||1-800-299-9126|
|Funding||Regional / Municipal ; Provincial|
|Service Level||(30) Provincial Government|
|Subjects||Assessments ; Children ; Dual diagnosis disabilities ; Hospitals ; Mental disorders ; Mental health ; Mental health services ; Psychiatric care ; Youth|