Mental Health Support Network South East Ontario Corp.

Belleville Freedom Support Centre

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Record #: VIQ0236 Last Full Update: 08 Feb 2012
Contact Information
Address350 Front St, Suite C-3
Belleville, ON K8N 5M5
AccessibilityFully Accessible
Office Phone613-969-1772 
Fax613-969-1850 
E-mailbfsc@mhsn.ca
Websitewww.mhsn.ca
Primary ContactCorrie Vellekoop, Cooridinator for Belleville, Madoc, Bancroft. Trenton; Phone: 613-969-0122; Email: cvellekoop@mhsn.ca
Alternate ContactTodd Buchanon, Cooridnator for Picton, Kingston and Napanee; Email: tbuchanan@mhsn.ca
Primary ExecutiveTeam Leader/Peer Supporter
Description & Services
Bus Route NotesTransit Schedules
HoursMon-Fri 10 am-3 pm * Sat 9am-2 pm 
DescriptionConsumer-run social program for those seeking mutual support and activity * with a sitting area *computers * lunch area * games room * and a washer and dryer * you can come as often as you want * the Centre is run by and for people with experience with mental health issues * services include peer support * education and resources * advocacy * and employment * people who come to the Centre can also get lunch for $1 * weekly and special social activities are planned
Supplementary DescriptionOur program is consumer-run and is designed as a safe and social program for those seeking mutual support and activity. We have a sitting area, computers,lunch area, games room and a 
washer and dryer. You can come as often as you want, 
The Belleville Freedom Support Centre, is run by and for people with experience with mental health issues. Services include peer support, education and resources, advocacy and employment. People who come to the Centre can also get lunch for $1, and use the computer, laundry facilities. Weekly and special social activities are planned. 
 
Services currently offered include: 
Peer Support  
Social/Recreational Opportunities  
Employment Support  
Educational Opportunities  
Resources/Computer Access
EligibilityAges: 16 year(s) and up
FeesNone
Languages of ServiceEnglish
Areas ServedHastings County ; Prince Edward County
Other Details
Date Updated08 Feb 2012
Print MaterialBrochures and monthly calendars available at www.mhsn.ca
FundingProvincial - Ministry of Health & Long Term Care
Legal Status(50) Non Profit
Subjects
SubjectsDrop-in centres ; Mental health ; Vocational rehabilitation
Broader TermsEducation ; Educational programs ; Health ; Instructional programs ; Vocational training