Post Psychiatric Leisure Experience (A)

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Contact Information
Office Phone 613-238-1209
Fax 613-238-5806
Primary Contact Michelle Hill, Administration Coordinator
Address & Map
The Bronson Centre
211 Bronson Ave, Basement
Ottawa, ON K1R 6H5
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Physical Access Not Accessible ; Chair lift access to basement
Description & Services
Description (Service) Leisure and recreational opportunities for members who may have emotional, psychiatric and social problems * tries to prevent re-hospitalization through involvement and mutual support networks in a non-prejudicial setting for members * offers to its members mutual support at Bronson Centre drop-ins with recreational and cultural activities at an affordable cost in a warm and safe atmosphere 
Offers free recreational activities such as: movies * hockey games * bowling * cooking and baking * picnics * card tournaments * bingo * crafts * light meals at a reasonable price * thrift shop (APPLETREE) which offers discount clothing and housewares
Hours Mon, Wed 4 pm-8 pm * Fri 5 pm-9 pm * Sat 12 noon-4 pm * Sun 12 noon-8 pm 
Thrift Stop Sat 11 am-3 pm
Meetings Members meet first Wednesday of the month at 5 pm
Areas Served Ottawa (City of)
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
Individuals requiring psychiatric services 18 years and older
Application Call, e-mail or drop in to apply
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1985
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care * Local Health Integration Network ; Foundation - The Ontario Trillium Foundation
Elections The Board of Directors is elected.
Print Material Pamphlets * Calendars
Date Updated 30 Apr 2018
Service Categories Mental Health Drop In Centres ; Peer to Peer Networking ~ Mental Illness/Emotional Disabilities ; Psychiatric Resocialization

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