Service Details
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Haldimand County ; Norfolk County
Eligibility Individuals who have or appear to have psychiatric problems -- depression, anxiety, schizophrenia, organic mental disorders, dementia, etc - 16 years and older  
Addiction services - 12 years and older
Application Referrals accepted from a wide variety of sources * access to psychiatrist requires physician signed referral * addiction services by self-referral only
Languages English
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Townsend
Address & Map
101 Nanticoke Creek Pkwy
Townsend, ON N0A 1S0
Intersection Nanticoke Creek Pkwy and Haldimand Rd 74
Mailing Address PO Box 5166 
101 Nanticoke Creek Pkwy 
Townsend, ON N0A 1S0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description (Service) Agency head office  
Services include: 
* Achieve: mental health and wellness recovery centre (Simcoe and Dunnville) 
* Addiction Program 
* Adult mental health program 
* Telemedicine services 
* Crisis Assessment and Support Team (CAST) 
* Mobile Crisis Rapid Response Team (MCRRT) 
* Specialized geriatric services program 
* Addiction Mobile Outreach Team 
Programs located on-site include: 
* Addiction Program - assessment and outpatient counselling for people of all ages experiencing issues with alcohol, drug use and gambling. Assistance is also available to family and friends.  Additionally, counsellors are available through the guidance offices of high schools.  Community education is a major component of this program. 
* Adult Mental Health Program - community-based, client-focused services to adults with mental illnesses or with concurrent disorders (mental illness and addictions) including assessment, consultation, treatment, education, support, and advocacy.  It is an interdisciplinary staff (physicians, nurses, social workers, with support from addiction counsellors as required) 
* Telemedicine Services (TMS) - provides non-emergency community-based services for adults 16 years or older with mental illness and/or addiction issues.  The service uses video cameras and monitors to connect clients to specialists who live elsewhere.  The aim of TMS at CAMHS is to increase access to specialized care using videoconferencing technology. Service available for Brant, Haldimand and Norfolk
Contact Information
Office Phone 519-587-4658
Toll Free Phone 1-877-909-4357
Crisis Phone Crisis Assessment and Support Team (CAST) 1-866-487-2278
Fax 519-587-4118
Primary Contact Bobby Jo Smith, Clinical Services Manager; Phone: 519-426-8760 ext 2020 * 1-877-909-4357 ext 2020; Fax: 519-426-3257; Email:
Alternate Contact Scott Secord, Clinical Services Manager; Phone: 519-587-4658 ext 1060 * 1-877-909-4357 ext 1060; Fax: 519-587-4118; Email:
Primary Executive Nancy Candy-Harding, Chief Executive Officer; Phone: (Business) 519-587-4658 ext 1250 * (Business) 1-877-909-4357 ext 1250; Email:

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