ohip-covered & Self-help mental health resources
anxiety & MOOD
Sexual Assault Centre of Hamilton
Please note: Males survivors of sexual assault may also utilize services at SACHA.
child & Youth Mental Health Resources
Resources, groups, and workshops for youth, adults, and their families in Hamilton
Youth Wellness Centre, Hamilton
mental health COUNSELLING
Family Health Teams, Hamilton
Note: Most family health teams have counsellors on staff who are covered by OHIP.
relationship & family counselling
Eating Disorders Program - Adults
Eating Disorders Program - Kids
trauma & PTSD
dialectical behaviour therapy
Suicide prevention and Crisis Resources
You are not alone. Whether you are seeing someone here at VCC or not, we are here for you and care about connecting you with appropriate resources should you feel unsafe or at risk of hurting or killing yourself. While we are not a crisis clinic, please don't hesitate to give us a call for support and guidance around finding someone who can help support you. If you feel unsafe, the following resources are crisis resources that are available to you 24/7:
St. Joseph's Hospital Emergency Psychiatry Services
Please note: Like most emergency rooms, this service may have long wait times. You may wish to bring an overnight bag just in case this service requires you to stay overnight.
McMaster Children and Youth Mental Health Emergency Services
Please note: Like most emergency rooms, this service may have long wait times. You may wish to bring an overnight bag for yourself (or your child), just in case this service requires him/her to stay overnight.