Kenora

 PEER SUPPORT DROP-IN CENTRE - KENORA

About the Program
The CMHA Peer Support Drop-In Centre is a self-help network and a place where individuals experiencing mental health difficulties can benefit from participating in our recovery-focused Drop-In Centre for a wide range of social, recreational and educational activities. We provide a supportive, confidential and safe place to assist individuals with their recovery.

Who is Eligible
Individuals 18 years and older that have a personal mental health issue, or have had one in the past.

Family members of individuals with a mental health issue.

The Program Provides

  • Peer Support
  • A Variety of Wellness Programs and Creative Activties
  • Educational Programs
  • Coffee and Lunch Program
  • Access to Computers, Internet, Telephones and Television
The Program is Offered
In Fort Frances, Kenora, Dryden and Red Lake

Peer Support Drop-In Centre - Kenora
PO Box 492 - 21 Wolsley Street
Kenora, Ontario P9N 3X5
Phone: 807-468-4699 ext. 7
Fax: 807-468-7628

Drop-in hours are:
Monday
11:30 - 1:00 pm  Main Floor Meeting Room
1:00 - 5:00 pm    2nd Floor
Tuesday
11:30 - 1:00 pm  Main Floor Meeting Room
1:00 - 5:00 pm    2nd Floor
Wednesday
11:30 - 1:00 pm  Main Floor Meeting Room
1:00 - 6:00 pm    2nd Floor *Supper will be at 4:00 pm
Thursday  
11:30 - 1:00 pm  Main Floor Meeting Room
1:00 - 5:00 pm   2nd Floor
Friday  
11:30 - 1:00 pm  Main Floor Meeting Room
1:00 - 4:30 pm   2nd Floor
Staff are available for outreach each day starting at 10:30 am

Maria Coleman Peer Support Development Consultant mcoleman@cmhaff.ca 807-468-4699 ext 5
Lisa Vigfusson Forensic Peer Support Worker lvigfusson@cmhaff.ca 807-468-4699 ext 6
Linda Garrison Peer Support Worker lgarrison@cmhaff.ca 807-468-4699 ext 6
Marilyn Cann Peer Support Worker mcann@cmhaff.ca 807-468-4699 ext 6
In Kenora, we offer a variety of activities; for the most up-to-date information, please see our calendar of events
Peer support drop-in center Members are encouraged to participate on one or more of our planning committees. For further information, please see the staff in the drop-in.

 

Social Recreation Education / Training

- Support Groups
- Monthly Membership Meetings
- Member Lunches (three Wednesdays a month)
- Healthy Crock Pot Cooking (twice a month)
- Bowling (once per month)
- Creative Expressions (twice per month)
- Crafts (crochet, knitting, rug hooking)
- Seasonal Activities (see calendar)
- Bingo and Crip Tournaments

- WRAP (Wellness Recovery Action Plan) individually, or in a group setting
- Hearing Voices That Are Distressing Workshop
- Lunch & Learn

Quarterly Member Meeting Minutes  
Summer 2017  
Spring 2017  
 

Archived Member Meeting Minutes

Peer support drop-in center Members are encouraged to participate on one or more of our planning committees. For further information, please see the staff in the drop-in.

Activities Calendars Archived Calendars
December 2017  
November 2017  
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