Our counselling team provides assistance to elderly men who face significant challenges with system navigation and access to services. Clients can receive support to find appropriate healthcare, mental health and addiction resources as well as assistance to find housing opportunities. Outreach services are also made available to clients who may be isolated and may lack social supports.
Crisis Outreach Service for Seniors
Haven Toronto, along with Woodgreen Community Services, South Riverdale Community Health Centre and Community Outreach Program in Addictions (COPA), deliver the Crisis Outreach Service for Seniors (COSS) program. Crisis Outreach Service for Seniors is an on-call mobile crisis intervention and outreach service for seniors who have suspected or diagnosed mental health and/or addictions, including dementia that provides short-term response 365 days a year, 9am to 5pm. Call the COSS team at 416-640-1459 to make a referral. The COSS team makes every effort to make direct in-person contact with the client in the community the same day or next day, depending on urgency.