CMHA Middlesex is excited to continue their partnership with the London Public Library and London Intercommunity Health and offer a second Welcome Centre on Thursdays at the Sherwood Branch starting Thursday, September 20. CMHA’s Community Wellness Programs and London Intercommunity’s Youth Outreach workers will be on site once a week to provide mental health information and resources and engage in supportive listening and crisis intervention.
Start date: Thursday, September 20 – 2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Location: London Public Library- Sherwood Forest Mall: 1225 Wonderland Rd. North
What we do:
- Provide information, referrals, system navigation, and resources related to mental health and addictions, housing, food security, physical health and wellness, and financial matters
- Engage in supportive listening and crisis intervention for community members dealing with mental health challenges
- Available to provide library staff with support, brainstorming, and debriefing on issues related to mental health and addictions as well as other community supports/resources
- Develop and promote positive relationships with library patrons, library staff, and other partnering organizations
If you have any questions regarding the Welcome Centre, please contact 519-432-1607 ext. 418