Cornwall Community Hospital Child and Youth Mental Health Services (CYMHS) are community-based services which provide assessment, therapy, support, counselling, group therapy and consultation for children and youth and parent education groups. CYMHS has a well-trained, multidisciplinary team of professionals who provide services predominantly in English.
Outreach counselling services-
home based counselling services for caregivers and their children; in school
counselling services for children offered within SDG to English Public and
Intensive Services- counselling
and support for children, youth (up to their 18th birthday) who are
experiencing complex issues and their families
Child Youth and Family Crisis
line for Eastern Ontario 1-877 -377- 7775, or at their website here.
If you would prefer to receive French language services, please contact L'équipe psychosociale at 613 938-7112.
**The following services are offered in both English and French**
Services are provided at no cost.
Eligibility - Children and youth from birth to 18 years who are experiencing mental health, behavioural or emotional difficulties.
Child, youth and families who reside in SDG and Akwesasne (Cornwall Island).
Referral (see form) – Simply contact the Child and Youth Mental Health Services at: 613-361-6363 or toll free at 1-844-361-6363. If you are unable to attend an appointment, please notify your counselor. After two missed appointments the counselor will review the attendance policy and the file may be closed.
Early on in treatment, your mental health professional will ask you about your motivation for seeking services and what are your goals. A mental health care plan will be developed with you based on your treatment goals.
Support Group Poster
"Moving on Mental Health" newsletter
Ministry of Children and Youth Services website
Hours of Operation- 8:00 – 4:30, after hours appointments available. All services are voluntary.
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Patient and caregiver experience advisors
Mental Health Crisis Line: 1-866-996-0991 (16 years and up)