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  

Winter 2017

 

Fall 2016

 

Summer 2016

 

Spring 2016

 

Winter 2016

 

Fall 2015

 

Summer 2015

 

Spring 2015

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
October 2017  
September 2017  
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