Offers a “First Response” of Mental Health Workers riding with police responding to 9-1-1 calls related to mental health.
Hours: 12:00 pm (Noon) – 12:00 am (Midnight), 7 days per week
Location: St. Catharines & Thorold
- Provides a quick connection to a mental health worker on emergency service calls
- Offers community based mental status and risk assessments
- Offers hospital and criminal justice system diversion as appropriate
- Connects individuals to appropriate community based services
The team is dispatched through Niagara Regional Police 9-1-1 Emergency Service.