Schizophrenia Society of Ontario

Site: Hamilton/Niagara Region

Service Details
Hours Hours vary
Areas Served Brant County ; Haldimand County ; Hamilton (City of) ; Niagara Region ; Norfolk County
Eligibility Individuals living with schizophrenia and their families
Application Contact for information
Languages English
Fees Membership - Annual membership fee
Address and Location
Located In Community Hamilton Central
Address & Map
20 Hughson St S, Ste 405
Hamilton, ON L8N 2C3
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Intersection James St S and Main St E
Physical Access Not Accessible
Description (Service) Mission is to improve the quality of life for families affected by mental illness. Family is defined by caring relationships between people with schizophrenia, relatives, friends, and other individuals in a supportive capacity.  
Offers a free monthly IDEAS Family Support Group highlighting Information, Decision Making, Empowerment, Advocacy, and Support with guest speakers, and speakers with lived experience. Includes topics such as Effective Communication Strategies, Relapse Prevention, and Henson Trusts. 
Contact Information
Office Phone 905-523-7413 Ext 1
Toll Free Phone 1-800-449-6367
Fax 905-449-8434
Primary Contact Sharon Smikle, Family & Individual Counsellor; Phone: 905-523-7413 ext Ext 1
Alternate Contact Kevin Ryder, Admin Assistant; Phone: best time to call: Mon - Fri, 9:00AM - 5:00PM 416-449-6830; Email:
Primary Executive Angela Eady, Family and Community Coordinator; Email:
Alternate Executive Candice Hamilton-Miller, Regional Lead - Western Region; Email: